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Nomination for the 2011 Hunger Hero Contest


Please complete all fields in the form below to enter an individual into the Hunger Hero Contest. Nominations must be submitted by July 22, 2011. 


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Nominations will be evaluated based on your answers to the questions below. Please be specific and detailed. Use examples that are quantifiable, if possible. (For example, "Mary's work led to the opening of a volunteer-run soup kitchen that serves 300 meals per week.") Each answer should be 300 to 600 words.






The nominee is at least 50 years old. The nominee is a legal resident of the United States, the District of Columbia or Puerto Rico. The nominee's work to fight senior hunger takes place in the United States.

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Our Story

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Age Strong: An Impact Investment

Age Strong is an innovative social investment initiative to invest in critical services and programs for struggling adults 50-plus. Learn more

Programs & Services

AARP Foundation SCSEP

The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) is the nation's oldest program to help low-income, unemployed individuals aged 55+ find work. Go

AARP Tax Aide

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

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

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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

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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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AARP Foundation Experience Corps

Experience Corps is a literacy program that utilizes highly trained volunteers age 50 and over to help struggling students become great readers. Go