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Midday on Health: Volunteerism in Retirement

Jul 28, 2014

As the population of retirees increases, more organizations are turning to seniors for volunteers. A talk about the mutual benefits to the community and to the health of retirees who volunteer. Our guests: Bill Romani, director of AARP Experience Corps. of Baltimore ; Dora Tapp, a local volunteer with Experience Corps; and Hal Handley, a former senior vice president with McCormick & Co. recently named "Volunteer of the Decade" by the Volunteers for Economic Growth Alliance.

With the baby boomer generation hitting retirement age, more organizations are reaching out to seniors for volunteers.

With production help from Midday intern Brian Gilbert