AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Locator

Posted on 01/22/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Local Resources AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free, individualized tax preparation for low-to moderate-income taxpayers – especially those 60 and older – at more than 5,000 locations nationwide.  Find a location near you!

AARP Local Discounts

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

Local Resources AARP Night at the Colorado Mammoth January 10, 2015 DENVER Join AARP as the Colorado Mammoth take on the Calgary Roughnecks in the 2015 home opener. Come by the AARP table and meet AARP staff and volunteers and hear about the things AARP is doing here in the community.  AARP members and their guests receive a discounted ticket and service fees are waived. Colorado Mammoth vs. Calgary Roughnecks Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the Pepsi Center Ticket …

Legislative Agenda: Boost Support Services

Posted on 01/1/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Local Resources By Roger Fillion Bernard Hynes was thrilled one September morning when he opened the door from his bedroom and looked into his Denver apartment. The living room and kitchen were clean. They had been a mess. Illness had left the 67-year-old Hynes unable to tidy up. “It was like Christmas morning as a little kid when you wake up. It was so nice,” said Hynes, who quit a part-time job because of illness. “It gave me a new lease on …

Her Life Reimagined is Blooming

Posted on 12/23/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Local Resources Geraldolyn Horton-Harris is the winner of the AARP Entrepreneurship Scholarship through Rocky Mountain MicroFinance Institute. Horton-Harris launched her business, New Yerusalem Farm, in 2014. Her business grows and sells all organic salad leaves, herbs and edible flowers, arranged in bouquets. To launch her business, Horton-Harris worked with the Rocky Mountain MicroFinance Institute, a Denver-based non-profit that supports under-resourced entrepreneurs as they launch and grow their own small business to create self-sufficiency. She is a member of the 12-week Business Launch …

Take the Grandkids to Whoville and Laugh at the Grinch

Posted on 12/1/2014 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Local Resources The Denver Center for Performing Arts is offering a discount to AARP members who take a child or grandchild to the Dec. 17 evening performance of Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical. AARP staff and volunteers will be on hand before the show to discuss the various ways AARP is active in the community. AARP members and guests can get a free child’s ticket (for those 17 or younger) with the purchase of an adult ticket in …

Don’t miss the Grinch

Posted on 11/14/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Local Resources Yup, Mr. Grinch, he is a mean one. But the holiday classic, Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical is a must see and AARP Colorado has a discount that would make even the ol’ Grinch smile. AARP members and guests may receive a free child’s ticket with the purchase of an adult ticket in price level 2 for the showing of Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical at the Denver Center for the Performing …