Portland Regional Convening

PORTLAND’S EXPERIENCE DIVIDEND:
The Promise of Encore Talent

HOW IS THE PORTLAND REGION AGING?

Over the next 25 years, the 60+ population of Portland’s three-county region will:
Double to 586,000 in 2040, from 270,000 in 2010*
Grow to 25% (1 in 4 residents), up from 17% in 2010*

 WHAT’S THE OPPORTUNITY?

Imagine a future for Greater Portland that embraces the
voices, time, and talents of experience.

THE CONVENING AT A GLANCE

 Hear from a national expert.
Marc Freedman
Encore.org Founder and CEO

Learn about local innovations.
How the region is successfully tapping encore talent for social impact

Be part of the conversation.
Join with a diverse group of local leaders and advocates from nonprofits, government, business, philanthropy, K-12 and higher education, faith organizations and others.

Create the future together.
Tell a new story. Envision a new reality.
Explore how Portland’s aging population can be part of the solution to the region’s challenges in education, health and human services, the environment, and more.

CONVENER

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Encore.org (formerly Civic Ventures) is a national nonprofit that is focused on a simple, powerful, timely idea: tapping the talent, skills and life experience of the rapidly growing older population to solve significant societal problems.

CO-CONVENERS

Leading Portland-area organizations that are creating new ways to engage older adults’ talents, build age-friendly communities, and
create a region that embraces all people at every stage of life.

*Population Estimate: Oregon Office of Economic Analysis, 3/23/2013

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