Connecting Generations for Good

Eisner Board Awards $950,000 in Grants to Implement Intergenerational Solutions throughout Los Angeles County

September 17, 2015

On September 11, The Eisner Foundation Board of Directors approved $950,000 in grants at its quarterly board meeting.  A total of seven organizations will receive grants ranging from $100,000 to $200,000 to implement or expand various intergenerational programming. Since the launch of the new grant making focus to connect multiple generations, the Foundation has received …

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Our Top Resources for Learning More About Intergenerational Solutions

July 6, 2015

While The Eisner Foundation has been immersed in intergenerational programs for a few years now, we realize not everyone is familiar with this type of work. Concepts like successful aging, intentional communities and encore careers have been around for a while, although they are finally starting to enter the mainstream of service delivery models. To …

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Trends to Watch: Los Angeles’ Changing Demographics

April 13, 2015

The Eisner Foundation was thrilled to see the work of Dowell Myers, PhD, professor at the University of Southern California, featured in the Los Angeles Daily News. As a demographer and urban planner, Myers is the rare academic who can interpret data and present it in an accessible way to the general public. In this …

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