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2014-01-20 23:24:46

The popular website for grandparents and baby boomers looks at encore careers and how to turn passions and hobbies into a new career that you can do from home and will subsidies your retirement

2010-11-12 07:12:00

Purpose Prizes Honor Americans Over Age 60 for Making an Extraordinary Impact in their Encore Careers PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Civic Ventures today announced that Larry Hochendoner , from Harrisburg and Philadelphia, is a 2010 Purpose Prize Fellow.

2010-11-12 00:00:50

Africa Bridge Founder Barry Childs Wins $100,000 Purpose Prize Childs is awarded the 2010 Purpose Prize for the work he initiated in 2000 through Africa Bridge, an Oregon nonprofit that assists vulnerable children and children orphaned by HIV/AIDS in rural Tanzania.

2008-10-01 00:13:57


2008-06-19 12:01:06

Baby boomers are looking to give back to society in their later years, a study by a San Francisco group indicates.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.