AARP Florida is searching for our next volunteer State President. Will it be you?

Posted on 10/27/2014 by | AARP Florida | Comments

Florida | Volunteering Are you a passionate, strategic thinker with outstanding leadership qualities and the ability to motivate and inspire others? Do you have a passion for issues that impact the more than 7 million Florida residents age 50+? If so, we have a once-in-a-lifetime volunteer opportunity for you! AARP Florida is conducting a statewide search for the position of state president. This is a high-level volunteer position that allows you to utilize your skills and experience to make a positive difference in …

Come Experience Life@50+ in Miami!

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

Florida 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, …

AARP: Use of Association’s Name, Logo in Florida 2nd Congressional District Political Ads Not Authorized

Posted on 10/22/2014 by | AARP Florida | Comments

About AARP | Advocacy | Florida   St. Petersburg, Fla. – Today, after learning of its name and logo appearing in campaign ads attacking Congressman Steve Southerland in the race for Florida’s 2nd Congressional District, AARP Florida issued the following statement by State Director Jeff Johnson: “AARP Florida does not endorse candidates or make contributions to political campaigns or candidates,” Johnson said.  “AARP did not authorize the use of its name or logo in campaign ads paid for by a national organization and now running in …

Milagros “Millie” Cooper Receives 2014 AARP Florida Andrus Award

Posted on 10/11/2014 by | AARP Florida | Comments

Florida | Volunteering St. Petersburg, Fla. – Milagros “Millie” Cooper has been selected by AARP, the nonprofit organization for people 50 and older, to receive the 2014 AARP Florida Andrus Award for Community Service — the Association’s most prestigious and visible state volunteer award for community service. AARP Florida selected Cooper for her remarkable service, which has greatly benefited the community, supported AARP’s vision and mission, and inspired other volunteers. Cooper began volunteering at 17 in the Lower East Side of Manhattan mentoring …

Temas importantes para los votantes mayores

Posted on 10/9/2014 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Advocacy | Español | Florida Por Tom Scherberger El electorado de Florida elegirá entre muchos candidatos en las elecciones del 4 de noviembre: a gobernador, vicegobernador y tres cargos en el gabinete; a los 120 escaños de la Cámara de Representantes estatal y 20 del Senado estatal; y los 27 escaños de la Cámara de Representantes de EE.UU. El resultado tendrá un efecto directo sobre problemas de importancia crucial para los adultos mayores de Florida. Ningún otro estado tiene mayor concentración de residentes de 65 …

Nonpartisan AARP Florida Issues Voter Guides to Let You Know Where Sunshine State Candidates Stand on Issues That Matter to You

Posted on 10/7/2014 by | AARP Florida | Comments

Florida | Press FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oct. 7, 2014 CONTACT Kathy Marma, 727.592.8004 kmarma@aarp.org or Dave Bruns, 850.577.5161 dbruns@aarp.org Nonpartisan AARP Florida Issues Voter Guides to Let You Know Where Sunshine State Candidates Stand on Issues That Matter to You AARP Reports Candidates’ Own Words on Support for Family Caregivers, Retirement Savings, Livable Communities; ‘You Be the Judge,’ AARP’s Johnson says St. Petersburg, Fla. –Today the nonpartisan AARP Florida released voter guides featuring positions from candidates for Governor and Congress – in their …