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AARP Driver Safety Seeks New Volunteers in Wyoming

Posted on 02/7/2014 by | AARP Wyoming | Comments

Volunteering If you are passionate about safety, enjoy helping others and strive to make your community a better place, then AARP Driver Safety would like to meet you. AARP Driver Safety, the nation’s first and largest older driver safety effort, recently launched the new and enhanced AARP Smart Driver Course. Now the program is actively recruiting unpaid volunteers in Wyoming to instruct and promote it. While the program is always looking for additional volunteers all across the state, the greatest need …

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Lander, Wyo., resident recognized for work on VLI

Posted on 02/6/2014 by | AARP Wyoming | Comments

Volunteering On Wednesday, January 8, Charlie Smith of Lander, participated in the graduation ceremony for the inaugural class of AARP’s Volunteer Leadership Institute or VLI.    He was joined by 22 other exceptional volunteers from all across the country. VLI is a rigorous and innovative training opportunity launched by AARP in December 2012 to mobilize highly skilled and motivated AARP volunteers to the next level of volunteer leadership.  The first class met both in person and virtually over a 13-month period to …

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide will provide free tax assistance

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide will provide free tax assistance

Posted on 02/4/2014 by | AARP Wyoming | Comments

Volunteering This year, AARP Foundation is again providing free tax assistance and preparation for taxpayers with low to moderate income through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, in its 45th year, is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service, giving special attention to those 60 and older.  You do not need to be a member of AARP or a retiree to use this free service. “The U.S. tax code is complex and intimidating, even if you can …

We Want You!

We Want You!

Posted on 01/29/2014 by | AARP Wyoming | Comments

Volunteering AARP is seeking highly experienced AARP member volunteers to serve on the AARP Wyoming Executive Council for Casper, Goshen/Niobrara/Weston County area, Campbell/Crook County area, and Fremont County. The AARP Wyoming Executive Council is an all-volunteer council of 10 experienced and dedicated professionals from around the state who help guide the planning, policy direction and local involvement of AARP Wyoming. If this sounds interesting to you, please contact us at wy@aarp.org or 1-866-663-3290. Photo Courtesy: CEFutcher – istockphoto

Want to Change Your Life? Volunteer.

Posted on 12/2/2013 by | AARP National | Comments

Volunteering By Lester Strong, Vice President and Chief Executive of AARP Experience Corps It’s December. That part of the year when winter officially descends, providing us with short days and long, quiet nights. It’s a time when people reflect on their lives, giving thought to what they are doing now and where they want to be in the future. No matter the age or stage in life, as the year draws to a close nearly everyone takes time to “reimagine” their …

Wyoming AARP volunteer Lynn Achter has been recognized for her support of state advocacy with AARP in Wyoming.

Wyoming AARP volunteer recognized for work

Posted on 03/6/2013 by | AARP Wyoming | Comments

Volunteering AARP Wyoming has been very blessed to work with some incredible volunteers over the past 11 years we’ve had a state office in Wyoming. We would like to highlight some of these volunteers, so you too can see just how fortunate we really are.  We plan to highlight one of our volunteers who serve in various volunteer positions and different places around the state each quarter. This quarter we are showcasing one of our Government Relations Team (advocacy) volunteers here …