AARP in The Virgin Islands is Now Accepting Nominations for the 2019 Andrus Award

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2019-05-06T17:08:52-04:00">May 6, 2019</time><time class="updated" datetime="2019-05-06T17:11:02-04:00">May 6, 2019</time> by AARP Virgin Islands

AARP is now accepting nominations for its 2019 Virgin Islands Andrus Award for Community Service, which honors 50+ Virgin Islanders who are sharing their experience, talent, and skills to enrich the lives of their community members. “AARP in The Virgin Islands is excited to shine a light on 50+ Virgin Islanders who are using what they’ve learned in life to make a difference in the lives around them,” said Corrine Plaskett, Volunteer State President. “We look forward to recognizing the …

AARP in The VI invites Virgin Islanders to Financial Health Workshops

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2019-03-28T18:58:11-04:00">March 28, 2019</time><time class="updated" datetime="2019-05-08T17:31:53-04:00">May 8, 2019</time> by AARP Virgin Islands

Virgin Islanders, bring a friend and come learn how to invest in yourself today by focusing on your finances tomorrow. Join us for our monthly interactive FREE Financial Health Workshops to help you achieve long-term financial health. The second workshop begins on St. Croix on Saturday, April 6th at 9:00 am at the AARP VI State Office on St. Croix and the second on St. Thomas will be held on Saturday, April 13th at Emerald Beach Resort also at 9 …

Carta AARP en Las Islas Vírgenes al Editor – Dígales a los senadores que apoyen el proyecto de ley No. 32-0327

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2019-01-22T15:57:51-04:00">January 22, 2019</time><time class="updated" datetime="2019-02-11T11:58:26-04:00">February 11, 2019</time> by AARP Virgin Islands

English Querido Editor, En un esfuerzo por ayudar a los dueños de propiedades en las Islas Vírgenes, los senadores Myron Jackson y Novelle Francis han respondido a la solicitud de AARP para patrocinar el Proyecto de Ley NO. 32-0327. Este proyecto de ley reúne cuatro (4) Actos Uniformes: el Acta Uniforme de Transferencia de Bienes Inmuebles por Muerte, el Acta Uniforme de Exoneración de Bienes de Interés, el Acta Uniforme de Custodia y el Acta Uniforme de Partición de Herederos. Este …

AARP VI Letter to the Editor – Tell Senators to Supports Bill No. 32-0327

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-11-09T15:44:34-04:00">November 9, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2019-02-11T11:26:45-04:00">February 11, 2019</time> by AARP Virgin Islands

Español Dear Editor, In a herculean effort to help property owners in the Virgin Islands, Senators Myron Jackson and Novelle Francis have responded to the request of AARP to sponsor Bill NO. 32-0327. This Bill brings together four (4) Uniform Acts: the Uniform Real Property Transfer on Death Act, the Uniform Disclaimer of Property Interest Act, the Uniform Custodial Trust Act, and the Uniform Partition of Heirs Act.  This Bill is of benefit to all property owners and their heirs in …

AARP en las Islas Vírgenes y VIYA TV2 auspician Foro de Candidatos Gubernatorial

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-10-02T09:51:27-04:00">October 2, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-10-02T09:59:57-04:00">October 2, 2018</time> by

English  AARP en las Islas Vírgenes y VIYA TV2 invitan a los habitantes de las Islas Vírgenes a un Debate/Foro Gubernatorial. Venga y aprenda la postula de los candidatos en asuntos que impactan a los habitantes de las Islas Vírgenes. El evento se llevará a cabo el 6 de octubre de 2018 a las 4 pm en el Gran Salón de la Universidad de las Islas Vírgenes en Santa Cruz. Las puertas se abrirán a las 3 pm y el …

AARP in The Virgin Islands and VIYA TV2 Host Gubernatorial Candidates Forum

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-10-02T09:31:21-04:00">October 2, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-10-02T09:52:59-04:00">October 2, 2018</time> by AARP Virgin Islands

Español  AARP in The Virgin Islands and VIYA TV2 invite Virgin Islanders to a Gubernatorial Debate/Forum. Come out and learn where candidates stand on issues that impact Virgin Islanders. The event will be held on October 6, 2018 at 4 pm at the University of the Virgin Islands St. Croix Campus Great Hall The doors will open at 3 pm and the event begins at 4 pm. Registration is required. We ask all interested in participating to register and reserve …

AARP Foundation grants funds to local non-profit organizations in the Virgin Islands

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-05-15T15:30:09-04:00">May 15, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-05-15T18:13:29-04:00">May 15, 2018</time> by AARP Virgin Islands

AARP CEO Jo Ann Jenkins, AARP Foundation President Lisa Marsh Ryerson, AARP Foundation Vice-President Aiyshen Padilla, and AARP Regional Vice-President Kelly Clark visited St. Croix, Virgin Islands on May 10, 2018 to meet with non-profit organizations across The Virgin Islands which have received grants from The Hurricanes Irma and Maria Relief Fund of AARP Foundation.  These grants were made to nonprofits throughout The Virgin Islands participating in hurricane relief efforts. On September 2017, AARP and AARP Foundation created a relief …

La Ley Revisada de Acceso Fiduciario Uniforme a los Activos Digitales se convierte en ley en las Islas Vírgenes

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-04-03T12:56:40-04:00">April 3, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-04-03T13:03:35-04:00">April 3, 2018</time> by AARP Virgin Islands

English Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, You Tube, Yahoo, Gmail, icloud: todas, pero solo algunas de las plataformas y herramientas que nos conectan con nuestros seres queridos a través de la tecnología. No hay duda de que estamos viviendo la era digital. ¿Alguna vez se ha preguntado qué pasará con sus cuentas creadas dentro de estas plataformas después de su fallecimiento? En las Islas Vírgenes, los cuidadores de familia que perdieron a sus seres queridos han tenido dificultades para obtener acceso a …

The Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act becomes Law in the Virgin Islands

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-04-02T13:48:51-04:00">April 2, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-04-03T13:00:01-04:00">April 3, 2018</time> by AARP Virgin Islands

Español Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, You Tube, Yahoo, Gmail, icloud  – all but only some of the platforms and tools that connect us with our loved ones through technology. There is no doubt we are living the Digital Age.  Have you ever wondered what happens to your accounts created within these platforms after your passing? In the Virgin Islands, Family Caregivers who lost their loved one have struggled to obtain access to these accounts because once the owner of the accounts …

AARP Virgin Islands invites AARP Members to a Free Screening of ‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard’

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-08-14T09:44:36-04:00">August 14, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-08-15T15:49:32-04:00">August 15, 2017</time> by AARP Virgin Islands

  AARP Virgin Islands announces the launch of AARP Movies for Grownups in the Virgin Islands and invites AARP Members to a Free screening of The Hitman’s Bodyguard.  The screenings will be held on Friday, August 18th on St. Thomas/St. John and on Saturday, August 19th on St. Croix at 2:00 p.m. at the Caribbean Cinemas in Donoe and Diamond respectively.    All AARP Members are invited to participate and must present their AARP card for entry.  Registration is Free, …