Associate State Director/Communications

Jamie Harding

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AARP Alabama’s volunteers shine

Posted on 03/23/2015 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

The past year has been a very busy and successful one for AARP Alabama’s volunteer leaders. Beginning with the inaugural class of AARP’s Volunteer Leadership Institute that started in 2013, Alabama has been well-represented. The VLI  was started by AARP as an investment in volunteer leaders across the country, providing them with training and skills that enable them to expand their leadership roles in AARP’s national volunteer network. Each of these accomplished individuals was nominated by AARP Alabama’s state office, …

AARP Alabama offers free tax help again this year.

Posted on 02/28/2015 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Tax season is here, and AARP Alabama and the AARP Foundation are again providing free tax assistance and preparation for taxpayers through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, in its 48th year, is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service, giving special attention to the older population. However, it is not necessary to be a retiree or an AARP member to utilize this free service. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide sites in Alabama will be open starting Feb. …

Protect Yourself, Family & Friends from Fraud

Posted on 01/20/2015 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

  It’s a startling fact: By the time you read this sentence, 3 people in America will have had their identities stolen.   You hear about it almost every day. Financial and personal information falls into the hands of unscrupulous con artists who make a living stealing your money. Here are just a few of the scams we have confirmed:   Your phone rings at night when you are trying to get dinner. A young voice says, “Grandpa, I’m in …

Life Reimagined in Huntsville

Posted on 11/3/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Nena Bright Moorer of the Magic City (AL) Chapter of the Links, Incorporated conducted a 90-minute Life Reimagined workshop at Alabama A&M University in Huntsville on Saturday, November 1. This workshop guides participants through self-discovery exercises to help them decide what goals they want to pursue, and answers the question: “What’s next?” Five ‘Savvy at 70′ and two ‘Fearless at 50′ women of the Progressive Homemakers, a social service club established in 1957, participated in the workshop, which encouraged participants …

AARP Releases 2014 Nonpartisan Voters’ Guides Ahead of the Election on November 4

Posted on 10/31/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Contact: Jamie Harding Phone: 205-470-1265 JHarding@aarp.org                                                                        FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 30, 2014      AARP Releases 2014 Nonpartisan Voters’ Guides Ahead of the Election on November 4 Alabama candidates answered questions on issues important to Alabama voters age 50+ and their families   Montgomery, AL – AARP has released nonpartisan Voters’ Guides for the upcoming election on Tuesday, November 4. Alabama candidates for state-wide and national office have answered AARP’s questions about issues important to voters age 50+, including Social …

AARP Releases 2014 Nonpartisan Voters’ Guides Ahead of the November 4 Election

Posted on 10/31/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Contact: Jamie Harding Phone: 205-470-1265 JHarding@aarp.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 30, 2014   AARP Releases 2014 Nonpartisan Voters’ Guides Ahead of the Election on November 4 Alabama candidates answered questions on issues important to Alabama voters age 50+ and their families Montgomery, AL – AARP has released nonpartisan Voters’ Guides for the upcoming election on Tuesday, November 4. Alabama candidates for state-wide and national office have answered AARP’s questions about issues important to voters age 50+, including Social Security, Medicare, …