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AARP Foundation Grants Program

Hunger Grants

Sustainable Solutions to Hunger Innovation

Sustainable Solutions to Hunger Innovation Grant Application Process

Step 1: Take the Eligibility Questionnaire

Step 2: Download the Hunger Grants Program Request for Proposals (RFP)

Step 3: Review RFP criteria

Step 4: Submit Letter of Inquiry (LOI) by September 15, 2011

Step 5: Submit questions to (We will address questions in our FAQs, and on our free technical assistance conference calls)

Step 6: Join a technical assistance call for applicants. Dates and times to be determined (TBD) 

Step 7: Draft your RFP and collect needed materials

Step 8: Submit your proposal online, with attachments

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Programs & Services

AARP Tax Aide

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

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

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AARP Benefits QuickLink

See if you qualify for public assistance and you can save money on health care, medication, food, utilities, and more! Go

AARP Foundation Finances 50+

Finances 50+

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

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Housing Solutions Center

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

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