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AARP 50th Anniversary
Generations Connecting for Change ’08

Town-hall forums, community-rebuilding projects, high school grants, and live concerts, draw together Americans of all generations to mark AARP’s half century of civic success. Don’t miss your chance to learn, change, and celebrate with us.

  Connect to Learn
Connect to Learn

Build a Legacy for Tomorrow

AARP is creating bricks-and-mortar progress toward more livable communities in seven cities with a major community rebuild initiative. Plus home upgrades in other states. AARP will also grant more than $1 million to American high schools through two awards named for Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus.

  Connect to Change
Connect to Change

Promote a Brighter Future for All Generations

We’re hosting public forums on health and financial security issues, and awarding $1 million+ in grants to innovative high schools.

  Connect to Celebrate
Connect to Celebrate

It’s AARP’s 50th Anniversary – So Let’s Celebrate

Celebrate with AARP in 2008. Come back soon as we announce our celebrations across the US.

Life at 50
Rebuilding TogtherOur big event for members and friends visits a new city each year. In 2008, Washington, D.C. will host Life@50+, AARP's National Event & Expo from September 4 - 6, marking the grand finale of AARP's 50th Anniversary Celebration Tour.


AARP Legacy
Rebuilding TogtherA high school principal with uncommon vision, Ethel Percy Andrus created AARP a half-century ago. Today her legacy drives us toward positive social change.

Working With:    NRTAWahington WeekRebuilding Togther