National Trends & Services

“Empowering People; Transforming Lives!”

Vision: To eliminate disparities by reducing barriers to services through advocacy, education, and service.

Mission/Purpose: To empower our chapters to effectively empower the communities in which we work.


  • Increasing the number of sustainable and measurable programs
  • Increasing collaborative partnerships
  • Extending our existing initiatives to include communities identified as having the greatest need

National Initiative and Signature Programs: Trash Talking: It’s No Joke! (anti-bullying), AARP Links Academy, Habitat for Humanity, Legislative Issues, Public Affairs and Disaster Relief Committee, Women’s Issues and Economic Empowerment Committee

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