Recognize a Volunteer in your Community!

Posted on 05/01/20 by Shea McCaslin

Do you know a volunteer age 50+ who is using their skills and experience to make a significant difference in your community?

AARP California is seeking nominations for the AARP Andrus Award for Community Service. This is the association's most prestigious volunteer tribute that recognizes outstanding individuals who are sharing their experience, talents and skills to enrich the lives of others.

The purpose of the award is to recognize outstanding individuals who are making a powerful difference in their communities in ways that advance AARP’s mission, vision, and commitment to volunteer service and that inspire others to volunteer.

The 2020 California Andrus Award winner will be presented with the award and a $1,000 check made out to the non-profit of their choice.


Review the eligibility guidelines and submit your online nomination HERE. The deadline for the California Andrus Awards for Community Service nominations is July 15, 2020.

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    Please note that each state has their own nomination timeline. The California nomination period is May 1, 2020 through July 15, 2020.

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