Letter from the Chair

Letter from the President

Highlights of 2007 (PDF)

AARP Foundation Board of Directors (PDF)

AARP Foundation Leadership
Team (PDF)

Donors (PDF)

Summary of Financial Information (PDF)




Gift Membership

Group Membership

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“Philanthropy stems from the desire to give love.”

AARP Founder Ethel Percy Andrus

As AARP’s affiliated charity, the AARP Foundation is the leading philanthropic organization dedicated to confronting the economic challenges that Americans face as they age. With help from a legion of compassionate donors and dedicated volunteers, we work to help the most vulnerable in our society: those with incomes below the median, women, people of color and those who live alone.

In 2007, we accomplished great things, providing direct assistance to more than 2.3 million people, and standing up for many others who face daily struggles due to financial insecurity.


My first involvement with AARP was in the mid-1980s. Amzia Wheeler, an AARP Tax-Aide volunteer, asked me to help find a suitable Tax-Aide location in Owensboro, Kentucky, where I lived. Click here for more >


2007 Year in Review Welcome Page

AARP Annual Report

• AARP Services Inc. Report

• AARP Global Network Report

 AARP Foundation Annual Reports Archive


There’s a misperception that since our nation’s greatest wealth lies with the 50+ population, everyone over 50 is financially secure. If only that were true!
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