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Connecting talent with community

Experience Matters

Get started with Experience Matters

Engage in work that matters

You’ve spent a career building life experiences, skills and talents. Experience Matters provides a perfect way to pay that knowledge and experience forward to help others in your community. We offer a variety of programs help experienced professionals like you identify and engage in meaningful work with local nonprofits at a level that works for you.

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Programs and resources

When you connect with Experience Matters, you'll have access to resources, tools and programs. The Service Profile is designed to help you figure out what nonprofit work and Experience Matters program best suits you. Our Knowledge Hub offers tools to prepare adults 50+ to effectively engage in the nonprofit community. And Nonprofit Navigator is an online training tool focused on the nonprofit sector.

How to apply

Complete your Service Profile

Get connected with nonprofit organizations that match your skills, interests and availability. By completing an Experience Profile, you’ll get in our database and get in the game! We’ll alert you about opportunities that are a potential fit for you and help you find the perfect match.

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