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Looking Back, Moving Forward

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Lisa M. Ryerson

The Hartford Sponsors AARP Foundation’s Back To Work 50+ Initiative To Support Low-income Older Adults And Generate Small Business Growth

“We are thrilled to sponsor the Back to Work 50+ program to educate and inspire older Americans who are interested in developing their own small businesses,” said Diane Cantello, vice president of Corporate Responsibility at The Hartford. “By encouraging entrepreneurship among older Americans, this program will help foster small business growth and contribute to the vibrancy of our communities.”


Experience Corps and PBS KIDS
Launch Campaign to Reduce Summer Learning Loss

AARP Foundation Experience Corps, PBS member stations and their local partners have joined forces to provide literacy activity booklets to accompany new episodes of the popular show WordGirl, which will air on PBS stations and on YouTube over the summer.  Know some elementary age kids? You can download the activity book and reading chart to help bridge the summer learning gap and join WordGirl in expanding vocabularies of children everywhere! 

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The Active Process of Aging in Place

There are tremendous challenges in ensuring that our houses and communities are ready to support a high quality of life for older adults aging in place now, and the growing numbers of those who will do so in the future. Read

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AARP Foundation wants to win back opportunity for those now in crisis. Watch

Programs & Services

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Housing Solutions Center

This program offers free HUD-certified counseling and assistance to 50+ homeowners who are at risk of foreclosure. Go

AARP Tax Aide

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

This program offers free assistance with tax-return preparation. Go

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Finances 50+

This financial capability program is a collaboration between AARP Foundation and Charles Schwab Foundation. Go

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AARP Drive to End Hunger

Feeding people today, preventing hunger in the future. Join the fight to end hunger. Do

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We are partnering with workforce services providers to strengthen the bridge between 50+ job candidates and respected employers. Go

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