Thousands of participants from the greater Washington area, including dedicated and concerned children, gathered on the National Mall on Saturday, Oct. 14 to raise funds that will be used to further the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association during the “Walk to End Alzheimer’s.” [read more…]
The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program, which offers free tax filing help to anyone, especially those 50 and older who can’t afford a tax preparation service, seeks volunteers for the upcoming tax season. [read more…]
Legal Counsel for the Elderly’s Foreclosure Prevention Project attorneys staff the judicial foreclosure calendar at D.C. Superior Court every week, providing information, legal assistance and full representation to low-income D.C. homeowners facing foreclosure, with a particular focus on elderly homeowners. [read more…]
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Edna Kane-Williams has been named as AARP’s senior vice president for Multicultural Leadership, the organization announced Monday. In this new role, she will lead the development and execution of AARP’s multicultural strategy to increase the organization’s social impact and relevance among multicultural audiences.
by Maya Rhodan NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Social Security changes proposed by Obama could hurt African Americans more than other groups, a new report by the Center for Global Policy Solutions finds. In [read more…]