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Announcing the 2022 Intergenerational Program Certification Designees

Generations United recognizes 20 exemplary intergenerational programs with Program of Distinction and Program of Merit designations.

Generations United’s Intergenerational Program Certification designations are based on the criteria that underpin the effectiveness of any intergenerational program and are intended to recognize the rich diversity among programs that involve older and younger generations.  ’

The Program of Distinction designation denotes that the awarded program meets the highest standards of intergenerational effectiveness and provides greater confidence in the program’s sustainability and capacity to achieve targeted outcomes. This year, Generations United is thrilled to recognize 11 applicants as Programs of Distinction. These new designees join 23 renewing organizations:

Generations United is also pleased to announce 9 inaugural Programs of Merit. The Program of Merit is a new designation that recognizes programs that meet the minimum standards of intergenerational effectiveness and are actively working towards exemplary status:

Congratulations to these outstanding programs! Interested in having your program recognized in 2023? Review the pre-application checklist here.