PRESS RELEASE: AARP Alabama to co-sponsor AL Congressional District 6 Republican candidate forum on June 24, 2014

Posted on 06/20/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Events Contact: Jamie Harding Phone: 205-470-1265 JHarding@aarp.org     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AARP Alabama to co-sponsor Congressional District 6 Republican candidate forum on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 BIRMINGHAM — On June 24, 2014, AARP Alabama will co-sponsor a forum for the two Republican candidates who will participate in a run-off election for the Republican nomination for Alabama Congressional District Six. The candidate forum will be held at 6:30 PM at Jefferson State Community College’s Shelby-Hoover Campus, located at 4600 Valleydale Road …

Back to Work at 50 Plus with AARP Foundation and Bevill State Community College

Posted on 06/17/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Events     Are you 50+ and looking for full-time work? Bevill State Community College is partnering with AARP Foundation to offer Back to Work 50+, an educational and job search assistance program designed to help the 50+ worker gain new skills and put those skills to work in a new professional occupation. There will be a free information session on Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at Bevill State’s Jasper Campus, Wade Hall, Room 111. To register …

AARP Alabama to co-sponsor candidate forum for AL Congressional District Six

Posted on 06/9/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Events On June 24, 2014, AARP Alabama will co-sponsor a forum for the two Republican candidates who will participate in a run-off election for the Republican nomination for Alabama Congressional District Six. The candidate forum will be held at 6:30 PM at Jefferson State Community College’s Shelby-Hoover Campus, located at 4600 Valleydale Road in Hoover. Alabama State Rep. Paul DeMarco and Gary Palmer will vie for the Republican nomination for the open seat in Congress in the Alabama run-off election to …

2014 Alabama Senior Olympics starts April 26

Posted on 04/16/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Events Dust off those tennis racquets, pick up the walking and running pace, and swing that bowling ball! It’s time to get ready for the 2014 Alabama Senior Olympics events that begin April 26 and end June 7, as part of the Alabama Sports Festival, Inc. What you need to know: Anyone who is 50 years old to 100+ is welcome to join the fun. You’ll compete with others your age, give or take a few years, based on your age on …

Dr. Martha Poole Simmons receives Award

Posted on 01/24/2014 by | AARP Alabama | Comments

Events Dr. Martha Poole Simmons receives AARP Alabama’s most prestigious Volunteer award for Community Service Montgomery – Dr. Martha Poole Simmons has been selected to receive AARP Alabama’s 2013 Andrus Award for Community Service. The award recognizes volunteers who made their communities better in ways that support AARP’s mission, vision, and strategic direction and that inspire others to volunteer. “This award is a symbol to the public that each of us can create positive social change through our acts of service,” says …

Join us at the Mobile Candidate Forum on Oct 21st, to learn where your candidates stand on issues that matter to you

Posted on 10/16/2013 by | AARP Alabama | Comments

Events Please join AARP Alabama, the University of South Alabama and the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce as we host your candidates for Congress.  Learn where candidates stand on important issues. The event will be  from 7 to 8 p.m., Monday, October 21, at The Mitchell Center, University South Alabama, located at 5950 Old Shell Road | Mobile, AL 36688. The forum is free and open to the public.   Reservations are kindly requested, but not required by calling toll-free to 866-542-8167 …