Kennedy Serve America Act Passes House

The Kennedy Serve America Act, which will strengthen and expand civic engagement and volunteer opportunities for people of all ages, just passed the House and is heading to President Obama's desk for signature into law.
Thanks so much to all of you who reached out to your Representatives and Senators!
Thought you might enjoy reading more about it in this Newsweek story. Excerpt below:
"Tom Nelson, AARP's chief operating officer, said the bill gives more older Americans the chance to apply their years of experience to helping others.
Nelson said his group is hearing from thousands of people who say, "How do I get involved, how do I help my community?"
"That older volunteer can be the ideal volunteer," he said."
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