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Steve Gardner


Steve is an ASD for Communications with AARP Pennsylvania

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Volunteers Needed for Tax-Aide Program

Posted on 10/8/2015 by | AARP Pennsylvania | Comments

AARP Foundation is looking to build its Pennsylvania team of tax-loving volunteers. Tax-Aide is a free tax assistance and preparation program for taxpayers with low to moderate income available through the AARP Foundation. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide has volunteer opportunities for people at every level of experience who want to stay sharp while giving back. Tax volunteers will complete a tax preparation workshop from the Internal Revenue Service prior to working with taxpayers. There is also a need for grass-roots leadership, …

Camp Hill Woman Receives AARP Pennsylvania’s Most Prestigious Volunteer Award for Community Service

Posted on 10/2/2015 by | AARP Pennsylvania | Comments

Virginia Spiker of Camp Hill has been selected by AARP, the nonprofit membership organization for people 50 and older, to receive Pennsylvania’s 2015 AARP Andrus Award for Community Service, the Association’s most prestigious and visible volunteer award. Named for AARP founder Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus, the award recognizes outstanding individuals who are making their communities better in ways that are consistent with AARP’s mission, vision and commitment to volunteer service, and who inspire others to volunteer. The award was formally …

Join AARP’s York County Volunteer Team

Posted on 09/25/2015 by | AARP Pennsylvania | Comments

Join AARP’s York County Volunteer Team  You have a lifetime of experience to offer. If you’re looking for a place to share it, AARP can help. One of our most valuable assets is our members who are eager to share their life experiences and skills in their communities through volunteerism. We can help you find a place where you can use your skills and experience to the best of your abilities. You know what volunteering can do for others; now see …

AARP Calls for More Help for Family Caregivers at Capitol Rally

Posted on 09/22/2015 by | AARP Pennsylvania | Comments

AARP members from across Pennsylvania today called on state officials to provide additional support for the 1.6 million family members providing care to older adults at home at a state capitol rally in Harrisburg. More than 150 AARP members were joined at the event by Secretary of Aging Teresa Osborne; Andy Carter, President and CEO of the Hospital and Healthsystem Association of PA and state lawmakers who support HB 1329, the PA CARE Act. “We’re all here to recognize a …

York Hosting Free Community Shredding Event

Posted on 09/9/2015 by | AARP Pennsylvania | Comments

Fight Fraud-Shred Instead in York!   Reduce your chances of becoming a victim of ID theft by safely destroying your personal documents with the help of AARP Pennsylvania, York County Economic Alliance and Continental Paper Grading at a free Shredding Event:  Saturday, September 19 10 a.m. -2 p.m. Continental Paper Grading 3350 Concord Road York, Pa 17402 Bring your unwanted documents and files and watch them get shredded on site. There is no fee for this community service. However, we will …

House Bill Will Protect Landline Phone Service in Rural Markets

Posted on 08/24/2015 by | AARP Pennsylvania | Comments

AARP Pennsylvania today testified at a hearing of the PA House of Representatives Consumer Affairs Committee to support HB 1417, that will protect landline telephone service for consumers in the state’s rural communities by extending funding for the Universal Service Fund until the end of 2021. HB 1417 extends the Universal Service Fund until the end of 2021 and requires a Public Utility Commission investigation of how the Fund should function in the future. AARP believes this offers the right …