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Tara Shaver


Tara is the Associate State Director for Community Outreach.

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Posted on 02/25/2015 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

  What we do might surprise you. We’re all about real possibilities. To find out more about the events or activities below, please visit our discounts page OR contact us at APRIL 2015 4/7  First Tuesday Discounts at Walgreens stores statewide 4/8  Meet Me at the Farmers’ Market, Nashville Farmers’ Market 4/10 Life Reimagined Check-up w/ Ed Z, Donelson Fifty Forward, 2 pm (Learn more and register by calling 615-883-8375) 4/14 Movies for Grownups- Little Boy, Nashville 4/16 AARP …

AARP Days with the Memphis Grizzlies

Posted on 01/29/2015 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

AARP Grizzlies Discounts (February & March) All AARP members and friends have access to this Memphis Grizzlies ticket discount. You may purchase discounted tickets to the following games at a discounted price: Atlanta Hawks: Sunday (2/8) 5:00 PM – SAVER GAME Brooklyn Nets: Tuesday (2/10) 7:00 PM – SAVER GAME Los Angeles Clippers: Friday (2/27) 7:00 PM – GOLD GAME Los Angeles Lakers: Friday (3/6) 7:00 PM – SILVER GAME Milwaukee Bucks: Saturday (3/14) 7:00 PM – VALUE GAME Denver …

The Fox Report: Who Benefits Under Insure Tennessee?

Posted on 01/12/2015 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Who Benefits Under Insure Tennessee? Healthy People – Healthy Tennessee Executive Summary – January 12, 2015 Presented by William F. Fox, PhD Professor of Economics and Director, Center for Business & Economic Research The University of Tennessee-Knoxville The Insure Tennessee Plan would extend eligibility for public health insurance to all working-age adults earning less than 138% of the federal poverty level. Under the Insure Tennessee Plan, approximately 470,000 working age adults would become newly eligible for public insurance. It is …

Helping Hands: Current Volunteer Opportunities

Posted on 01/9/2015 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

    Did you know that we have more volunteers working with AARP in Tennessee than in any state except New York?  Wow, this truly is the Volunteer State! Members and friends are working with us statewide to make our communities more livable for people of all ages, provide resources for folks caring for loved ones and raise awareness about fraud and scams.  Below, you’ll find even more ways to help! CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES   Congressional District Leaders We are looking for folks …

Go Vols! AARP Partnership with University of Tennessee Continues

Posted on 01/8/2015 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Men’s UT Basketball: January 13 – versus Arkansas February 14 – versus LSU Lady Vol’s Basketball: February 2  – versus Mississippi State To purchase discounted tickets click here *Enter promo code “VOLS14” to receive discounted tickets. *To order by phone, call 865-656-1200 and tell the operator you are an AARP member. *Tickets must be purchased at least one day prior to the event.

Donna’s Story – Caregiving, FTD, & Memory Loss

Posted on 01/6/2015 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

My name is Donna and I am a caregiver.  Although I have no formal training, life has given me years of experience.  Each of my parents died in my arms.  I’m currently caregiving for the love of my life, John. Each caregiver’s journey is different. FTD was just a florist to me until 2011. That’s when, holding hands in the neurologist’s office, John and I waited for the results of his brain scans. When we heard “it’s not Alzheimer’s,” tears …