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Leveraging existing educational and travel programs for seniors which often utilize college campuses for their programming, and the many summer pre college programs for youth in high school, create a new program which brings youth and seniors togeth
Young people have lots of energy, they just need to channelize it in a direction. This idea is to provide them an easy meaningful way to see themselves bring a change. Internships provided by NGOs, Government or a collaboration of both provides a cre
Young people like games and spend lot of time on them for fun. This idea utilizes this interest to promote interaction with older adults and community service. An online game specially developed to encourage interaction between young people and older
This new network helps young entrepreneurs or free lancer with the non-technical parts of their projects. It allows 50+ people to help these younger people and get free lessons or training in exchange for their services.
It is also a way to meet fu
Challenge Accepted! is a platform that would gather a super-team of individuals (mix of old and young) based on two criteria: a)skills/experience and b)desired learning outcomes of the participants. The members of the team would complement each other
Often to unite people with different backgrounds, the best way is to focus on a common objective. And what better common objective than creating something together?
The idea is to create a platform where an older person who wish to realize a crea
Remember drawing together on a folded paper? 1 draws the head, 1 the middle and 1 the feet: always a guarantee for success. It inspired us to think of a new way to get connected and to build relationships.
Just in an unexpected moment, you can wo
The idea is to create a simplified professional social network where seniors could upload stories, memories, thoughts and photos of their careers. But instead of filling out their profiles by themselves, they could be helped by younger people who wou
You must have heard about the PO BOX letter system used earlier if you want to communicate with someone without disclosing your details. The same method will be used here, where the youngsters will be given a set of PO BOX Numbers and the elders a di
Like many of us who have a busy life we often dont get any time to go out of our way to mentor someone so, why not bring the people who need mentoring to you ?
Most of us spend atleast 1-2 hours in our daily commute to-from work. During this time wh
Develop a mobile app with an accompanying website on which anyone can post a challenge they are facing. E.g. "I can't turn my iPhone on" or "How do I fix my bike chain?"
Users of the app/website can post answers, videos, or visit the person askin
As a retired banker, I often encounter people of all ages with limited financial savvy. This is the case with high school students, college graduates and people of all ages.
My idea is to present an interactive program with a "Money 101" course. In
How to better foster unexpected connections across generations than at a fun, beloved, well-attended State Fair! Here in Minnesota, USA, the "Great Minnesota Get-Together", each year, offers just such opportunities for generations to share and conne
This Idea is for under 24 & over 50 aged to benefit mutually & unitedly. Under 24 to harness their talents, know-how and energies to amplify a positive shift in ageing and make a difference in the lives of older adults connect to community with in
The big idea is to create branded environments within social settings that both young and old frequent. Two places that tend to bring both young and old together are churches and local donut/coffee shops. These could serve as hosting centers for bra
The Idea "SPACE" is for those people who are aged 50+ and willing either to complete the earlier discontinued courses or to acquire Technical Skills, Vocational Training and/or to study any further Graduation or Post-Graduation or Doctoral Courses f
Imagine a community where membership is defined by mentorship. Every member is both a mentor and a mentee. You can gain access to mentors across industry, professions, and generation in exchange for a commitment to mentor another member in whatever e
Many colleges and universities require students to have one or more internships to graduate. However, there are fewer internship opportunities than there are qualified/interested students.
Today's senior entrepreneurs have fantastic experience to