Nominate Your Volunteer Hero Today!

Posted on 06/18/2014 by | AARP California | Comments

California | Volunteering Know an extraordinary volunteer age 50 or older from your city? Is there someone out there that just knocks your socks off every time you hear about the work that they are doing in their community? AARP invites you to nominate your volunteer hero for our annual award. AARP is now accepting nominations for its 2014 California Andrus Award for Community Service, which honors 50+ Californians who are sharing their experience, talent, and skills to enrich the lives of their …

Welcome to Ideas@50+

Posted on 06/17/2014 by | AARP National | Comments

California | Events Join us this September 4-6 in beautiful San Diego and be one of the first to attend this new annual experience. It’s your opportunity to engage and network with today’s most interesting thinkers and experts in Health & Wellness, Money & Work, Technology & Innovation and Travel & Lifestyle. Enjoy three days of provocative discussions on trends, share ideas and walk away with practical options for your own life. Ideas@50+ is everything you love about AARP events…and so much more. …

Help and Have Fun at Ideas@50+ in San Diego

Posted on 06/13/2014 by | AARP California | Comments

California | Volunteering AARP’s new annual experience, Ideas@50+ is heading to San Diego from September 4th through the 6th and we’re looking for volunteers! The three day event features celebrity speakers and entertainers, workshops, concerts, and a huge exhibit floor. Volunteers work a maximum of four-hour shifts, directing and welcoming visitors to various activities. In exchange, volunteers will receive admission to the convention, a volunteer t-shirt and thank you gift. Free parking and meal vouchers are provided for your volunteer day!   See you there! Sign …

New AARP President Poised for Next Challenge

Posted on 06/1/2014 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Advocacy | California | Volunteering By Ray Huard When she turned 50, Jeannine English celebrated by climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. “I had always wanted to do something like that,” English said of her trek up the mountain. “This is the year of my 60th birthday and I haven’t figured out what to do.” As the new AARP president, English is ready to take on challenges this month that could be as daunting as scaling a 19,340-foot peak. She succeeds Robert Romasco as the association’s principal volunteer …

Needed: Volunteer Leaders in Los Angeles, San Diego and the Bay Area

Posted on 05/23/2014 by | AARP California | Comments

California | Volunteering Many of you have had rewarding careers in which you’ve gained excellent experience – experience that can be valuable to others. If you are still working full-time or part-time, the skills you have can also be of value outside of your workplace. We invite you to bring those talents and your knowledge to our organization and become an active AARP volunteer. Together, we can make a difference! AARP is a diverse community of members with a collective strength to drive …

¡Ven con AARP al Estadio de los Dodgers para Disfrutar de Béisbol, y Diversión Familiar!

Posted on 05/22/2014 by | AARP California | Comments

California | Español | Events ¡Ven con AARP al Dodger Estadio para Disfrutar de Béisbol y Diversión Familiar!   La temporada de béisbol ya está en pleno apogeo, y AARP quiere encontrarse contigo en los juegos de los Dodgers para disfrutar de la comida, la diversión y las festividades. Acercate al puesto de AARP en cada uno de los juegos listados abajo para llevarte algunos recuerdos e información y también para escuchar acerca de las emocionantes cosas que AARP está haciendo para ayudar a los …