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Nominate a Volunteer for AARP DC's Andrus Award for Community Service

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Vera Abbott and Charles Talley received the 2013 AARP DC Andrus Award.

Do you know an exceptional Washington, DC volunteer?

By June 15, AARP DC is seeking nominations for its 2014 Andrus Award for Community Service, which honors those individuals who share their experience, talent, and skills to enrich the lives of their community members.

AARP DC is excited to shine a light on those District residents who are using what they’ve learned in life to make a difference in the lives of others. AARP has always encouraged its members to use their skills as a way to remain active and to make a difference in their community.

Nominees must be 50 years or older and the achievements, accomplishments, or service on which the nomination is based must have been performed on a volunteer basis, without pay, and reflect AARP’s vision and mission. Couples or partners who perform service together are eligible; however, teams are not eligible. Recipients do not have to be AARP members.

The application deadline is June 15.  Contact Jacqueline Jordan ( for more information or link to the application ( ) to nominate a top volunteer.

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