— The AARP Andrus Award for Community Service recognizes individuals who are sharing their experience, talent, and skills to enrich their communities. Recognize a deserving volunteer in New Jersey today! The nomination deadline is July 15, 2019. Legacy Of Service AARP’s commitment to volunteer service can be traced back to our founder, Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus, whose motto “to serve, not to be served” has shaped our community service efforts at the national, state, and local levels. Each year, AARP honors …

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— Why did you decide to volunteer for the Fraud Watch Network? I feel very strongly about the issue. These types of crimes are relatively easy to commit. It’s not right that people get money for nothing; even worse when they take advantage of honest hard-working folks. I want to help keep people from being victimized. Everybody should have to work for what they earn. How can you take pride in earning if you’re cheating? What have your best and worst …

— The Winners Have Been Chosen The winners of the 2019 AARP Real Possibilities Faith Award have been selected. The Faith Award is an opportunity to recognize the unsung, unpaid heroes of the faith community. AARP’s commitment to volunteer service can be traced back to our founder, Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus, whose motto “to serve, not to be served” has shaped our community service efforts at the national, state, and local levels. This will be our 3rd and final Real Possibilities …

— Volunteers make our communities great places to live work and play. Now you can you love your favorite volunteer back by  nominating that volunteer superstar for AARP’s most prestigious community service award. What is it? Named after AARP’s founder, The Ethel Percy Andrus Award highlights outstanding local volunteers who donate their skills, time and love to their communities. AARP Oregon will accept nominations until July 15, 2019, and the nominator will receive the opportunity to donate $500 to an eligible non-profit …

— Recognize an exceptional volunteer in Virginia! AARP’s commitment to volunteer service can be traced back to our founder, Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus, whose motto “to serve, not to be served” has shaped our community service efforts at the national, state, and local levels. Each year, AARP honors the legacy of Dr. Andrus with the AARP Virginia Andrus Award for Community Service (hereafter referred to as “the Award”). The annual Andrus Award for Community Service is AARP’s most prestigious and visible …

— All volunteers are invited to a free Philip Aaberg Concert & Volunteer Appreciation Reception AARP Montana invites you to a special volunteer appreciation event featuring a concert by Grammy and Emmy nominated composer and piano artist, Philip Aaberg. We are holding our annual volunteer appreciation event as a way to say “thank you” and to celebrate volunteers and recognize all those who make our communities strong. Tuesday, June 4, 2019 5:30 pm – Free Appetizer Reception 7:00 pm – Philip …

—   AARP Massachusetts will be at the Boston Pride Festival on Saturday, June 8! We are looking for volunteers to help us out at our table.  If you would like to volunteer, please email Kara Cohen at kcohen@aarp.org or call her at 617-305-0569. If you are attending Pride, we hope you will stop by our table and say hi, and pick up some great information and resources. You can learn more about our Prescription Drug campaign, and hear more about …

North Dakota State Capitol

— 2019 Legislature Wraps Up and Older North Dakotans Win Big AARP North Dakota advocacy volunteers came out in force during the state legislative session that wrapped up in late April. The results proved just how effective our members’ voices can be. Volunteer phone calls, e-mails, postcards, and conversations with legislators helped pass bills supporting caregivers, taxpayers and anyone who wants to live in their home and community for as long as possible. The first win for older North Dakotans was …

— Welcome to the homepage for the AARP Washington State Podcast. Our podcast focuses on Health, Wealth & Self, and how we can make life after age 50 the best years of our lives. You can find us on iTunes and subscribe here. Or you can listen through any podcast app. Just search for “AARP Washington State Podcast”. And don’t forget to check out AARP’s national podcasts, such as The Perfect Scam, a weekly podcast from our Fraud Watch Network featuring …

— One way you can take on the day is by volunteering. Volunteering has an enormous impact on the health and well-being of your local community. As an AARP volunteer, you are helping with the promise of a better life for you or someone else. Whether you would like to be an in-office support, speaker on advocacy issues, or helping at an event AARP has many ways that you can make a difference. Be a part of the AARP team and …