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Category Archives: News from the Team
We have redesigned our website and it is now LIVE! We have had many exciting things happen in the last year and this site represents all of our new work. We are now working with all ages — multigenerational — … Continue reading
From Tim: Feeling grateful. Visiting this great city/country for the Stanton Fellowship supported by The Durfee Foundation (Claire Peeps and Carrie Avery, my thanks and friendship to you), learning so much about what it means to be an elder, to … Continue reading
EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter will speak on the Plenary Panel – Intergenerational Models at the “Bridging Generations: Healthier Communities” conference in Los Angeles. He’ll be talking about why EngAGE is conducting multi-generational work, our programs and models, and strategies … Continue reading
SCAN, a leading senior-focused organization with the mission of keeping seniors healthy and independent, announced it will co-host a colloquium on aging and independence in partnership with Long Beach State University and the City of Long Beach. On Wednesday, April 12, the … Continue reading
Have you ever listened to EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter’s excellent TED Talk? In 2011, he explained EngAGE in an informative and entertaining presentation to a very receptive audience. Take a look! It’s eleven minutes well spent. … Continue reading
Don’t miss EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter on Day 6 at the Age Without Borders Virtual Summit, which continues to tackle more issues of interest and concern to older people. If you haven’t been participating, it’s not too … Continue reading
EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter is one of almost 50 of “the world’s most influential experts in the aging revolution” who are participating in the Age Without Borders Virtual Summit, February 26th through March 4th. The Summit experience consists … Continue reading
In 2016, EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter was honored to be the recipient of a Stanton Fellowship from the Durfee Foundation. When choosing recipients, the Durfee Foundation seeks “the most knowledgeable, inquisitive, and highly networked leaders – the ones … Continue reading
EngAGE had an expansive year in 2016. We now serve 32 communities in Southern California, and we added our first communities in Portland, OR, as well as in Minneapolis, MN. We opened ACE/121, an exciting new family arts community in … Continue reading
Mirta Harris was our first GAIN applicant, through a Cal State LA program called EPIC (Educational Participation in the Communities) which creates opportunities for university students to implement classroom theory in real life situations. The GAIN program provides employment-related services to CalWORKs participants to … Continue reading