Norma Santaniello is 2013 Andrus Winner

Norma Santaniello is 2013 Andrus Winner

Posted on 11/21/2013 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Press AARP Rhode Island Recognizes Norma Santaniello for her Dedication and Commitment to Community Servic with its Most Prestigious Volunteer Award   Providence, RI – Norma Santaniello of North Providence has been selected by AARP, the nonprofit organization for people 50 and older, to receive the 2013 AARP Rhode Island Andrus Award for Outstanding Community Service — the Association’s most prestigious and visible state volunteer award for community service. AARP Rhode Island selected Santaniello for her remarkable service, which has greatly …

June 12 Lobby Day

June 12 Lobby Day

Posted on 06/13/2013 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Press AARP Rhode Island  Visits Capitol Hill to Urge Separate Social Security and Press for Responsible Solutions to Strengthen Medicare  WASHINGTON, DC (June 12, 2013) – AARP volunteers and staff from Rhode Island and every other state in the nation visited Capitol Hill today to express opposition to the President’s proposed Social Security benefit cut known as Chained CPI and to support responsible solutions to strengthen Medicare for Rhode Islanders.  Meeting with Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, Representatives James Langevin and David Cicilline and their …

Alan B. Neville is new RI State President

Alan B. Neville is new RI State President

Posted on 03/12/2013 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Press PROVIDENCE – AARP Rhode Island State Director Kathleen Connell today announced the appointment of Alan B. Neville as State President. “We are delighted that Alan has stepped into this key leadership position,” Connell said. “His professional experience, his distinguished history as a volunteer leader and his passion for our mission make him an ideal choice.” A Cumberland resident, Neville joined the AARP Executive Council in 2006 and chairs the state Senior Legislative Council. “My initial interest in volunteering at AARP …