Do you know someone over the age of 60 who is engaged in an encore career? Encore careers combine personal meaning and social impact with continued work in the second half of life.
Ann Higdon isn't your average baby boomer. Inspired by her own difficult childhood, she's now running a nonprofit that helps disadvantaged teens in Dayton, Ohio, turn their lives around. She's also one of 10 people to win the 2009 Purpose Prize for changing lives - starting with her own.