AARP Historical past
AARP has 33 million members and was began as a quest to search out well being protection for retired academics within the late Nineteen Forties After opening a retirement residence for academics, Dr. Ethyl Percy Andrus wanted insurance policies for her residents. Shortly after establishing the Nationwide Retired Lecturers Affiliation (NRTA), Dr. Andrus procured the providers of an East coast advocate named Leonard Davis.
In 1958, Dr. Andrus and Mr. Davis made the landmark resolution to offer retirees all through the nation with comparable protection. As of June 2013, Funding Universe declared AARP the second hottest group affiliation in America, taking a again seat solely to the Catholic Church.