AARP is now accepting nominations for its 2018 Idaho Andrus Award for Community Service, which honors 50+ Idahoans who are sharing their experience, talent, and skills to enrich the lives of their community members.
Nominations will be evaluated by the AARP Idaho state office based on how the volunteer’s work has improved the community, supported AARP’s vision and mission, and inspired other volunteers. The award recipient will be announced in early fall.
AARP Idaho Andrus Award for Community Service nominees must meet the following eligibility requirements:
Nominee must be 50 years or older.
- The achievements, accomplishments, or service on which the nomination is based must have been performed on a volunteer basis, without pay.
- The achievements, accomplishments, or service on which the nomination is based must reflect AARP’s vision and mission.
- Couples or partners who perform service together are also eligible; however, teams are not
- This is not a posthumous award.
Please email Pam Root at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information and a nomination form. The application deadline is June 1, 2018.
The AARP Andrus Award for Community Service is an annual awards program developed to honor individuals whose service is a unique and valuable contribution to society. Last year, AARP Idaho recognized Janie Nirk of Potlatch as the recipient of the 2017 award.