Free “Shred-A-Thon” to fight ID Theft in Birmingham on August 27

Posted on 08/25/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Alabama | Events | Press Contact: Jamie Harding Phone: 205-470-1265 JHarding@aarp.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 25, 2014   Free Shred-A-Thon to fight Identity Theft in Birmingham on Wednesday, August 27 Non-perishable food donations will be collected for Community Food Bank of Central Alabama Birmingham, AL – AARP Alabama, WBRC Fox 6 and Secure Destruction Service will stage a free community Shred-A-Thon on Wednesday, August 27 from 7 AM to 2 PM in the 1500 block of 1st Avenue South, near Railroad Park and Regions Field. …

AARP Alabama co-sponsoring FREE “Shred-A-Thons”

Posted on 08/19/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Alabama | Events AARP Alabama is partnering with WBRC Fox 6 in Birmingham to bring Shred-A-Thons to several communities around the Birmingham and north central Alabama area. Area residents can bring up to 3 bags or file boxes of personal documents for shredding. Identity theft experts recommend shredding any old documents that contain account numbers, Social Security numbers, or other personal financial information. The Shred-A-Thons are FREE to the public. We are asking for a voluntary donation of a non-perishable food item, which …

AARP Alabama partners with Fox 6 and Secure Destruction Services for an Anniston “Shred-A-Thon” on August 20

Posted on 08/14/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Alabama | Events | Press Contact: Jamie Harding Phone: 205-470-1265 JHarding@aarp.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 14, 2014 AARP Alabama partners with WBRC Fox 6 and Secure Destruction Services for an Anniston Shred-A-Thon to fight ID Theft on Wednesday, August 20 Non-perishable food donations will be collected for Community Food Bank of Central Alabama Anniston, AL – AARP Alabama, WBRC Fox 6 and Secure Destruction Services will be staging a free community Shred-A-Thon on Wednesday, August 20 from 7 AM to 2 PM in the parking …

AARP Alabama partners with WBRC Fox 6 and Watchdog Document Service for Tuscaloosa Shred-A-Thon

Posted on 08/8/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Advocacy | Alabama | Home & Family | Press     Contact: Jamie Harding Phone: 205-470-1265 JHarding@aarp.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 8, 2014 AARP Alabama partners with WBRC Fox 6 and Watchdog Document Services on August 12 for a Tuscaloosa Shred-A-Thon to fight ID Theft Non-perishable food donations to be collected for West Alabama Food Bank Tuscaloosa, AL – AARP Alabama, WBRC Fox 6 and Watchdog Document Services will be staging a free community Shred-A-Thon on Tuesday, August 12 from 7 AM to 2 PM at 900 Skyland Boulevard, …

AARP Alabama Statement on Montgomery Circuit Court Ruling

Posted on 08/8/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Advocacy | Alabama | Press Contact: Jamie Harding Phone: 205-470-1265 JHarding@aarp.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AARP Alabama Statement: Montgomery Circuit Court Ruling a Positive Step Forward for Alabama Consumers AARP Alabama’s Interim State Director, Candace Williams, issued the following statement on behalf of AARP Alabama, following the dismissal of a suit by payday lenders seeking to block creation of a state database: “We are very pleased by the court’s ruling, which is a positive step forward in protecting Alabama consumers from predatory lenders. Creation of a …

Summer Nights Continues with Pop, Soul and All that Jazz!

Posted on 08/3/2014 by | AARP DC | Comments

Alabama A packed house at the historic Howard Theatre took in a range of music genres at the second Summer Nights concert. Offered by AARP DC, the audience swayed to the cool sounds, then got on the dance floor with well-known musical talent who are favorites with Washington, DC-area audiences. As with the first concert, WHUR Radio personality and comedian Joe Clair was MC for Summer Nights. Opening the show was Howard University alum Marshall Sims whose neo-soul sounds were warmly …