compartir es vivir

Father’s Day: A Tribute to their Hard Work and Dedication

Posted on 06/15/2012 by |Washington D.C. | Comments

Home & FamilyPolitical and economic pressures have motivated many Latinos to uproot themselves and migrate north looking for a better future, often leaving their families behind. These brave men work multiple jobs back-to-back to provide for their loved ones while saving big sums of money to, one day, finally reunite with his family. Father’s Day is around the corner and I want to dedicate this blog post to these trailblazers that opened the doors for most of us in this country with …

4 Areas Where Latinos Can Step Up their Community Service

Posted on 02/23/2012 by |Washington D.C. | Comments

VolunteeringFamily means the world to Latinos. Many of us dedicate our lives to care and provide for our loved ones. But we also realize that our responsibilities do not end there. As conscientious members of society, we care about providing aid to our “extended families,” such as our neighbors, fellow churchgoers and friends. At AARP we believe there’s nothing better than going the extra mile for those in need – because compartir es vivir (sharing equals living). Learn about four …

AARP ayuda a los Latinos a aportar en sus comunidades

Posted on 10/24/2011 by |Washington D.C. | Comments

VolunteeringPor muchos años, AARP ha trabajado incansablemente en nombre de la comunidad de 50 años o más, creando oportunidades a nuestros socios para apoyar y crear un impacto social duradero a través de programas que enriquecen el bienestar económico y físico de los americanos mayores. La organización también ha enfocado sus esfuerzos a nuestras familias multiculturales, particularmente en las comunidades Latinas, Afroamericanas y Asiáticas, creando un diálogo educacional en cuestiones financieras básicas y facilitando el trabajo voluntario de nuestros socios. …

AARP Helps Latinos Give Back to Communities

Posted on 10/21/2011 by |Washington D.C. | Comments

VolunteeringFor many years, AARP has worked tirelessly on behalf of the 50+ community by creating opportunities for our members to support and make an enduring social impact through programs that lift the financial and physical well-being of older Americans. The organization has also focused efforts on multicultural families particularly in the Latino, African American, and Asian communities by facilitating volunteerism for our members. One such volunteer effort in the Latino community is ‘Compartir es Vivir’ which allows you to serve …