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 …

Concierto de AARP en Miami

Posted on 05/1/2015 by | AARP Florida | Comments

Events | Press No te pierdas a Gloria Estefan, Rita Moreno y Jon Secada el sábado 16 de mayo en el Miami Beach Convention Center durante el Evento Life@50+ de AARP. Dulces sonidos en South Beach La superestrella y siete veces ganadora del premio Grammy Gloria Estefan se une a la leyenda del espectáculo, Rita Moreno,  ganadora de los premios Grammy, Emmy, Tony y Óscar, y al dos veces ganador del premio Grammy Jon Secada el sábado para una noche de música que …

AARP Health Innovation@50+ Tech Expo

Posted on 05/1/2015 by | AARP Florida | Comments

Events AARP is helping innovative business leaders connect with capital and future customers through the trendy crowdsourcing phenomenon – and this time, the focus is on consumers 50-plus. The fourth AARP Health Innovation@50+ LivePitch competition May 14-16 will end with two innovative entrepreneurs getting financial backing for their business plans in the “50 and over” health technology and innovation sector. The AARP Health Innovation@50+ Tech Expo showcases the latest trends in digital health technology solutions across a spectrum of health and wellness challenges …

Never Too Old to Start a Business

Posted on 05/1/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Money & Work By Susannah Nesmith Christine Acosta found herself at a crossroads several years ago. She had left a job at American Express to care for her ailing father. When he died after years of battling diabetes, she wanted to go back to work, but the job market didn’t seem to have room for her. “I thought I’d walk back into the corporate world and say, ‘I’m back. Who wants me? Form a line,’ ” she said. “That didn’t happen.” After a year …