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Join rolling out’s Health IQ and AARP for an important health discussion on Men’s Mental Health on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at 6pm EST. Featured panelists include Janet Taylor, MD, MPH, Community Psychiatrist; Kevin Dedner, Founder & CEO of Henry Health; and Ugo Iroku, MD Gastroenterologist. Tune in as this discussion will inform our community…

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Join rolling out & AARP for an important health discussion on “Black Mental Health: It’s OK To Not Be OK” on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at 6pm EST. Featured panelists include Dr. Kenyatta Stephens, infectious disease epidemiologist; Dr. Sherry Blake, Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Author & Mental Health Expert; and Shanti Das, Mental Health Advocate, Music…

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Jean Accius, Ph.D., is the senior vice president of global thought leadership and international affairs for AARP. He is a nationally recognized expert on aging, longevity, health and long-term care policy, having held senior-level positions across private, public, and nonprofit sectors. He holds a bachelor’s degree in hospitality administration and a master’s degree in aging…

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The 10th anniversary of Circle of Sisters, presented by AARP in association with AT&T and Della Russo, showcased some of the most talented Hollywood insiders, industry experts and celebrities in the business. The event, held at the Jacob Javits, is the largest Expo in New York City celebrating women of color. The weekend kicked off with Academy Award Winner Jennifer Hudson, Johnny Gill and…

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The Harlem Fine Arts Show in partnership with The National Black Arts Festival had it’s Opening Gala night at 200 Peachtree Street and it was a smashing success with an unforgettable evening of art, food and cocktails thanks to Dion Clarke, founder and CEO, and co-chairs Charmaine Ward (Georgia Pacific Director Community Affairs) & Erwin Carter (Acting Managing…

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After 50 years in the music industry, Sarah Dash, founding member of the iconic group LaBelle, continues to make an impact on everyone she comes in contact with. Off stage, Dash is a motivational speaker, a member of committees for the Grammys and, of course, working on her craft. Her one-woman show, Sarah Dash: One…

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When Dionne Polite took the helm as associate state director of multicultural initiatives at AARP NY four years ago, she set out to reach communities of color. Polite has engaged more people of color by creating opportunities to gain cultural experiences and educational resources through the relationships she has fostered with faith-based organizations and cultural…

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Sexy Men Over 50 Making it to 50 is a milestone for any man, but for a gentleman in the spotlight it could mean a decrease in appeal to his female fan base. For a few lucky fellas, however, the “fine wine” mentality comes into play and even as they inch closer to retirement, they…

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The recent debt ceiling debacle was but a precursor of what’s to come. Imagine the childish behavior we saw from the Washington Beltway fueled by looming elections and a national budget to be passed. Loosely interpreted, it means a group of people, whose primary interest is in keeping their jobs, has the power to further…

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