North Florida Community Leader Joins AARP’s Volunteer Board

Posted on 05/28/2015 by | AARP Florida | Comments

Press | Volunteering FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 28, 2015 CONTACT Ajla Subasic, 727-592-8024, asubasic@aarp.org North Florida Community Leader Joins AARP’s Volunteer Board Local Resident, Stephen Rome, Joins AARP Florida’s Executive Council Pensacola, Fla. – AARP Florida State Director Jeff Johnson announced today that Pensacola community leader Stephen Rome, has been appointed to AARP’s Florida Executive Council. The Executive Council serves as the “voice of AARP members in Florida,” representing AARP Florida on a wide range of issues affecting Floridians 50+. “AARP Florida is …

AARP SEEKS “2015 FLORIDA ANDRUS AWARD FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE” NOMINEES

Posted on 05/28/2015 by | AARP Florida | Comments

Volunteering Do you know a volunteer age 50+ who is using his or her skills and experience to make a significant difference in your community? Honor his or her dedication, commitment, and creativity with a nomination for the 2015 AARP Florida Andrus Award for Community Service — AARP’s most prestigious and visible state volunteer award for community service. The purpose of the award is to recognize outstanding individuals who are making a powerful difference in their communities in ways that advance …

AARP Florida’s Hurricane-Preparedness Toolkit Gets You Ready for the Season

Posted on 05/28/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Health & Wellbeing | Home & Family | Local Resources Hurricane season begins June 1, which means it’s prime time to get prepared and plan ahead. AARP Florida is urging our nearly 3 million Florida members to prepare for the upcoming season. Although it’s been eight years without a Category 5 hurricane in Florida, many smaller storms can still cause a lot of damage. Older adults are especially at risk during this period. To help, we have compiled several hurricane-preparedness tips to consider that are specifically tailored to Floridians 50-plus. …

AARP Florida names Tampa Bay resident as top volunteer advisor

Posted on 05/19/2015 by | AARP Florida | Comments

Press | Volunteering FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT Ajla Subasic, asubasic@aarp.org AARP Florida names Tampa Bay resident as top volunteer advisor Local Resident, Monica Stynchula, joins AARP Florida’s Executive Council St. Petersburg, Fla. –AARP Florida’s State Director Jeff Johnson has appointed longtime Tampa Bay community leader Monica Stynchula as a member of the AARP Florida Executive Council, a group of top volunteer advisors leading the nation’s largest membership organization for people 50+ in the nation’s “grayest” state. “AARP Florida is pleased that a person …

Grow Local! Give Local! Near You!

Posted on 05/15/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

About AARP | Community | Local Resources A new program offered by AARP will help provide the opportunity for AARP Members (and those who choose to become members) who own small, local businesses to provide discounts and offers to other AARP Members and their families in Tampa Bay, FL while supporting a local non-profit. AARP Member to Member Local Offers will bring together small business owners who are AARP members and customers who are also members.  Participating businesses–which must be brick and mortar stores, no larger than a …

Grow Local! Give Local! Near You!

Posted on 05/15/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

About AARP | Community | Local Resources A new program offered by AARP will help provide the opportunity for AARP Members (and those who choose to become members) who own small, local businesses to provide discounts and offers to other AARP Members and their families in Jacksonville, FL while supporting a local non-profit. AARP Member to Member Local Offers will bring together small business owners who are AARP members and customers who are also members.  Participating businesses–which must be brick and mortar stores, no larger than a …