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August 15, 2013

Area Retirees and Congressmen Grijalva, Barber to Celebrate Social Security Birthday and honor Champions of Social Security

Tucson, AZ – Marking the 78th birthday of Social Security, the Arizona Alliance for Retired Americans members, leaders and community activists will celebrate on Wednesday, August 14, at 11:30am at Armory Park Senior Center.  Attendees will celebrate the programs’ successes and released a new report detailing the impact of these programs on state residents.

WHAT: Social Security Birthday Party and Awarding of the “Champion of Social Security Award” to Community Activist Tino Torres and Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick

WHERE: Armory Park Senior Center, 220 S. 5th Ave, Tucson

WHO: Congressmen Grijalva and Barber, Congresswoman Kirkpatrick’s Deputy Director Blanca Varela, Local leaders, 80-100 area retirees, Arizona Alliance for Retired Americans leadership

WHEN: Wednesday, August 14, 2013 11:30-1:00pm (minute-by-minute agenda is attached)

The new report can be accessed here

The report details the success of these programs for Arizona and the nation. In addition to documenting Arizona residents impacted in various congressional districts and its counties; how many dollars flow into these economies in a year, the report also presents the stories of hard-working Arizonans.


Posted 00:00AM on August 15 2013 by Tory Anderson
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