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Elevate a Child’s Reading Level – Volunteer with Experience Corps

Posted on 06/29/2015 by | AARP DC | Comments

What is Experience Corps? Experience Corps is the award-winning AARP Foundation literacy program, utilizing highly trained volunteers age 50 and over to mentor students in kindergarten through third grade. The program improves the literacy rates of children, enriches the lives of our volunteers and strengthens schools in the communities we serve. If you live in the D.C. area, you can sign up for an Experience Corps ongoing training program from one of the following dates by calling: 1-877-926-8300. Upcoming Experience …

Encore Entrepreneur: Business Coaching Mini Fair on June 30

Posted on 06/19/2015 by | AARP DC | Comments

  Make your dreams of starting your own business come true by attending the June 30th Mini-Coaching Fair co-sponsored by AARP DC, the Small Business Administration and SCORE. Meet your local small business resource partners who provide expert business coaching. Learn what it takes to pursue a small business venture.  Register at:  SBA/Encore/AARP Mini-Coaching Fair 6-30-15                

On June 26th, Attend a Free Fraud Watch Forum and Bring Your Papers for Shredding

Posted on 06/16/2015 by | AARP DC | Comments

AARP DC and Legal Counsel for the Elderly Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) announces a free community shred day and fraud forum on Friday, June 26, 2015. Drop off unneeded personal and financial information for shredding. To serve as many consumers as possible, volunteers will be onsite to assist with unloading your vehicle. Due to the support of Shred-It and our volunteers, there is NO CHARGE for this service. No reservation is needed. Bring your items to be shredded between 10:00 …

Be a District Experience Corps Volunteer

Posted on 06/2/2015 by | AARP DC | Comments

What is Experience Corps? Experience Corps is the award-winning AARP Foundation literacy program, utilizing highly trained volunteers age 50 and over to mentor students in kindergarten through third grade. The program improves the literacy rates of children, enriches the lives of our volunteers and strengthens schools in the communities we serve.  If you live in the D.C. area, you can sign up for an Experience Corps ongoing training program from one of the following dates by calling: 1-877-926-8300. June 16th …

FREE Screening of “Still Alice” with an Alzheimer’s Discussion

Posted on 05/31/2015 by | AARP DC | Comments

Join AARP DC for this special movie screening!   RSVP for Tickets Today: Call 1-844-418-2281 OR go to http://aarp.cvent.com/STILLALICE_DC   Easy Access PARKING: Behind GALA Theatre in Giant garage. Special $4 fee for GALA patrons. METRO: One block from Columbia Heights station on Green & Yellow lines.  

FREE Workshop About Advocacy and Grassroots Engagement

Posted on 05/31/2015 by | AARP DC | Comments

On Tuesday, June 9, 2015 from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, come to IONA and join AARP’s Gigi Hart Bessicks who will give an overview of AARP and the how the organization collaborates with volunteers on advocacy efforts around retirement security issues. Issues include Social Security, protecting older workers against age discrimination, livable communities and anti‐fraud protection. Ms. Bessick, a senior advisor in the AARP Campaigns Department, also will cover health care issues like Medicare, Medicaid, long‐ term care, and …