Livable Communities

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AARP Maryland is welcoming Calvert County, Maryland as the latest member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities.
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As the new school year begins, join AARP Maryland volunteers for our 2022 Day of Service, as we refresh an enriching outdoor space for students to learn, thrive and play.
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Encore is accepting registration now for its 15-week music programs that begin in September and culminate in a holiday concert. Virtual opportunities and memory loss programs are also available.
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In October, Maryland will mark its eighth annual Walktober, a monthlong series of activities and online “walkinars” to promote walking and to highlight pedestrian safety.
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AARP Maryland is awarding five Baltimore City non-profits a combined $85,650 in funding as winners of AARP 2022 Community Challenge Grants. Now in its sixth year, the program supports quick-action projects that spark change and improve communities in key livability areas of public spaces, transportation, housing, civic engagement, coronavirus recovery, diversity and inclusion, plus other innovative projects.
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Carroll joins nine Maryland jurisdictions committed to helping residents continue to thrive as they age.
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Hyattsville is one of six Maryland localities so far that have joined the AARP Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities.
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2021 AARP Community Challenge grants are funding three quick-action projects, including Little Free Pantry locations, an art project in East Baltimore and an advocacy network focused on helping educate older residents about important financial issues.
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AARP Foundation Experience Corps is comprised of volunteers who are dedicated to helping children become great readers before completing the third grade. Together, with teachers and other volunteers, they can help change the course of a child's life by sharing their time, wisdom and experience.
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Projects will benefit low-income communities in Baltimore City and Howard County, including residents over the age of 50.
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