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Opportunity Builders

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As an AARP Foundation Opportunity Builder, you will play an integral role in winning back opportunity for low-income Americans over age 50. Opportunity Builders are true “partners” in our work and are afforded even more exclusive recognition, access and benefits. Opportunity Builders recognition is extended to those individuals whose giving to AARP Foundation totals $1,000 or more annually. Donors are recognized in one of four levels, renewed each year through continued giving:

Supporter ($1,000 - $2,499)

  • Opportunity Builders lapel pin (when you first join) and certificate to identify you as a determined leader in the fight to end senior poverty in America.
  • Listing in the annual report (with your permission) as an Opportunity Builder.
  • Exclusive updates on the Foundation’s work to end senior poverty.
  • Invitations to participate in insiders’ briefings by experts and Foundation leadership.
  • Access to Lasting Legacy materials and estate planning assistance.

Ally ($2,500 - $4,999)

All benefits of the previous level, plus:

  • Your name listed (with your permission) in AARP Foundation’s newsletter, To Serve, when you first become an Opportunity Builder at this level and once each year thereafter when you remain an Ally.
  • Dedicated toll-free number.

Leader ($5,000 - $9,999)

All benefits of the above levels, plus:

  • Your own personal liaison on AARP Foundation staff.
  • Opportunity to meet one-on-one with key staff.

Champion ($10,000+)

All benefits of the above levels, plus:

  • Lifetime membership in AARP.
  • Opportunity to join Foundation leadership on a site visit to see first-hand the impact of your support.
  • Invitations to exclusive AARP Foundation events with priority seating.
  • Ability to discuss additional benefits customized to best match your philanthropic interests and goals.

Please consider supporting at the Opportunity Builder level that is right for you. You are making a social investment that will forever transform the landscape for older Americans in our country.

Become an Opportunity Builder Today

Make an online donation or mail a check to:

AARP Foundation
PO Box 93207
Long Beach, CA  90809-3207

To learn more about AARP Foundation Opportunity Builders, please email us at giving@aarp.org or contact:

Flordelisa Perez-Dolan
AARP Foundation
601 E Street, NW
Washington, DC 20049
1-800-775-6776 (select option 3)

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