Maryland’s Diane Bell-McKoy Begins AARP National Policy Council Term

Posted on 06/26/2014 by | AARP Maryland | Comments

About AARP AARP recently welcomed Diane Bell-McKoy to its National Policy Council. Bell-McKoy will serve a two-year term. “I am honored to join the AARP National Policy Council.” Bell-McKoy said. “It is an organization committed to service, inspiring social change and ensuring that people of all backgrounds age with dignity and respect. I look forward to serving AARP members and the broader 50+ population.” Bell-McKoy, of Baltimore, Maryland, is President/CEO of Associated Black Charities, Maryland’s leading African-American philanthropic organization. Its signature strategy, …

Wanted: A Communications Intern!

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

About AARP Those interested should send a resume and a short paragraph about why there is interest in the position to AARP Maryland’s Director of Communications, Tresa Ballard, at tballard@aarp.org. If you have questions, please email Ms. Ballard or call her at 410-895-7610. Are you an undergraduate looking for some real-world internship experience in the field of traditional and digital communications (like Facebook and Twitter)? AARP Maryland is offering a paid, exciting, entry-level internship that supports the AARP Maryland Communications Team! We are a small …

Become an AARP Executive Council Member!

Posted on 05/7/2014 by | AARP Maryland | Comments

About AARP We’re looking for people who want to bring their commitment and talents to making a difference in the lives of people 50+ in Maryland. If you have a passion for the issues faced by people 50+, and are a strategic thinker and planner who has led others to achieve common goals, we encourage you to learn more about AARP’s volunteer leadership positions. We have included a description of the position for your reference please click here: 2014 Executive Council Position Description …

Paid Legislative Internship with AARP Maryland

Posted on 01/17/2014 by | AARP Maryland | Comments

About AARP Looking for that perfect internship opportunity? AARP Maryland has several paid internship opportunities in 2014 for the right student. Right now, AARP Maryland is seeking an undergraduate student for a paid legislative advocacy internship. The intern must have completed at least 60 credit hours and have a GPA of 3.5 or above. We need to have the intern selected ASAP.     The ideal candidate should have: A working knowledge of the legislative process and an interest in learning government …

Free MLK Jr. Celebration Breakfast in Prince George’s County

Posted on 01/15/2014 by | AARP Maryland | Comments

About AARP “Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable… Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. In recognition of Dr. Martin Luther King’s legacy of service, the community is invited to attend this FREE, proud, traditional event. Breakfast is on us! This year’s theme is “In Celebration of Service.” Join us, be our guest, and be inspired! It’s a tradition. What: AARP Maryland’s Martin Luther …

Christy Page joins AARP MD Team as New Outreach Director

Posted on 07/16/2013 by | AARP Maryland | Comments

About AARP     The AARP Maryland team has a new face on staff, ready to help acheive our goals across the state! Christy Page joined the AARP Maryland team in April as Associate State Director focusing on Outreach. Since she completed an AARP fellowship in 2007, Christy has developed an aging-in-community initiative in Baltimore City, and volunteered as a policy advocate on older adult issues.  Christy holds degrees from UMBC and University of Maryland – Baltimore in Health Administration and Policy, Social …