Life Reimagined in Huntsville

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

Alabama 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

Alabama | Press 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 …

Come Experience Life@50+ in Miami!

Posted on 10/24/2014 by | AARP National | Comments

Alabama Join us May 14-16, 2015 in sunny Miami, Florida for AARP’s annual event & expo, Life@50+. With sessions featuring today’s most interesting thinkers and experts in Health & Wellness, Money & Work, Technology & Innovation and Travel & Culture, along with nightly entertainment and a jam-packed exhibit floor, there is something for everyone! Life@50+ strives to create an experience that reflects the personality of today’s AARP – informative, educational, exciting, entertaining and fun! Registration is just $35 for AARP Members, …

Fraud Alert in Alabama: Two new twists in “free medical device” scam

Posted on 10/6/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Alabama Recently, new reports of a medical device scam have been surfacing in Alabama. Like a similar scam we’ve previously reported, these robocallers at times claim to be representing AARP. These recent reports include two new twists to the “free medical device” scam. Some robocalls nowalso promise that you’re entitled to $3,000 in money-saving coupons. Others falsely claim that the free-device offer is being made on behalf of AARP. In both cases, the scam artists will ask for your personal information, …

Free “Shred-A-Thon” in Alabaster on Wednesday, September 17

Posted on 09/15/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Alabama | Events | Press Contact: Jamie Harding Phone: 205-470-1265 JHarding@aarp.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 15, 2014 AARP sponsors free “Shred-A-Thon” to fight identity theft in Alabaster on Wednesday, September 17 Non-perishable food donations to be collected for Community Food Bank of Central Alabama Alabaster, AL – AARP Alabama, WBRC Fox 6 and Secure Destruction Service will be staging a free community Shred-A-Thon on Wednesday, September 17 from 7 AM to 2 PM in the Whitestone Shopping Center in Alabaster, 9200 Alabama Hwy. 119. Shelby …

Shred-A-Thon to fight identity theft in Cullman on 9/10/14

Posted on 09/9/2014 by | Associate State Director/Communications | Comments

Alabama | Events | Press Contact: Jamie Harding Phone: 205-470-1265 JHarding@aarp.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 9, 2014 Free “Shred-A-Thon” to fight identity theft in Cullman on Wednesday, September 10 Non-perishable food donations will be collected for the Food Bank of North Alabama CULLMAN, AL– AARP Alabama, WBRC Fox 6 and Secure Destruction Service will be staging a free community Shred-A-Thon on Wednesday, September 10 from 7 AM to 2 PM in the in the parking lot of the former Walmart store, 1700 2nd Avenue SW …