Qualifications for AARP?

Answer AARP, which stands for American Association of Retired Persons, remains dedicated to improving the quality of life for older Americans. Founded in 1958 by Ethel P. Andrus, this nonprofit organizati... Read More »

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What does AARP mean?

AARP stands for the American Association of Retired Persons. According to its website, AARP has three founding principles: "To promote independence, dignity and purpose for older persons; to enhanc... Read More »

What is AARP?

The American Association of Retired Persons AARP is a nonprofit organization for individuals age 50 and older. AARP members have access to numerous benefits, including access to programs related to... Read More »

Who is the CEO of AARP?

A. Barry Rand succeeded William Novelli as chief executive officer, or CEO, of AARP in March 2009. He is the organization's first African-American CEO and a former CEO of Equitant Ltd. and Avis.Re... Read More »

When was the AARP started?

In 1958, Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus founded AARP (American Association of Retired Persons). This group evolved from the National Retired Teachers Association, which was started by Dr. Andrus in 1947. T... Read More »