Volunteering

Meet our volunteers and find opportunities to get involved with our outreach and community service programs.
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Each year, AARP celebrates a National Day of Service where staff and volunteers throughout the country commemorate those lost and the benevolence of those who helped on September 11 by engaging in volunteer projects throughout the day.
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AARP Tampa Bay is seeking virtual volunteers interested in making a difference in their community.
Lori Green, one of the retired nurses come out of retirement for covid vaccine
Active and retired nurses, doctors and other health-care professionals are volunteering throughout Florida to help in the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine. 
Ken Thomas, AARP Florida Andrus Award winner
Boca Raton resident Ken Thomas has received AARP Florida’s 2020 Andrus Award for Community Service.
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Communities often come together after disasters to help each other, not only with the physical tasks, but also for emotional support.
Volunteer at the Movies
Do you want to give back your community? Click here to get information about volunteering with AARP in Tampa Bay.
Bellingar
St. Petersburg, Fla. –Annette Bellingar has been selected to receive the 2018 AARP Florida Andrus Award for Community Service -- AARP’s most prestigious and visible state volunteer award for community service.
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Tallahassee, Fla. – Ever since the winds died down, community and nonprofit organizations have been gearing up and working to provide relief to Panhandle residents hit hard by Hurricane Michael on Oct. 10.
Hurricane Michael Response & Relief
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., -- To kick off November, Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month and to help older Floridians recover from Hurricane Michael, AARP Florida is teaming up with the Alzheimer's Project to host the “Fill-A-Truck” event at the annual “Forget-Me-Not-Walk.”  Alzheimer’s Project. Saturday, Nov. 4 at Cascades Park in downtown Tallahassee will kick off a day of events that will support North Floridians living with Alzheimer’s Disease and older Floridians affected by the hurricane.
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With electricity, cell phone service and even landline communications knocked out or damaged in much of the eastern Florida Panhandle after Hurricane Michael, one major emerging need is for information about who needs help.
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