Boomers Program, AARP Texas to host Volunteer Connection Fair

Richland College’s Boomers Program and AARP Texas will host a Volunteer Connection Fair for adults age 50 and older to learn about volunteer opportunities within the community.The free event will be from 4-7 p.m. on Nov. 12 in El Paso Hall.

Several organizations will be present at the Volunteer Connection Fair with information on volunteer opportunites and the event will feature AARP’s new Create The Good Web site.

“Part of Richland College’s mission is to encourage our students of all ages to become lifelong learners and global citizens, building sustainable local/world community,” said
Teresa Love, outreach coordinator for Richland’s Boomers Program & Emeritus Program. “We know that plus 50 adults have a wealth of experiences to contribute.”

The Volunteer Connection Fair also will feature door prizes and refreshments. For more information, call 214-265-4078 or visit www.richlandcollege.edu/boomers.