Previous CARA Alerts

March 8th, 2021 February 22, 2021 February 3rd, 2021 January 25th, 2021 January 18th, 2021 January 7th, 2021 December 23rd, 2020 December 16th, 2020 December 11th, 2020 December 7th,…

CARA Cash Back Program

…to search for the merchandise or service you want to purchase and you will be provided a list of online vendors to choose from and compare. You can also search…

2020 Anniversary Toolkit-1 copy

…strike teams to assist nursing homes that become infected with COVID-19. Postal Service Congress Should Protect the Postal Service ● The coronavirus pandemic has caused a reduction in mail service

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Legislation

…the CARA Board based on the committee’s recommendations and research, committee members write letters (which are posted on our website) and communicate our position with the authors of the bills….

…This popular, hands-on workshop will help us prepare for our statewide Lobby Day on May 21st and teach us how to best present our issues to all 120 California Assemblymembers…

Videos

…Birthday to Social Security and US Postal Service Richmond – August 14, 2020 Recorded August 14, 2020, Richmond Commission of Aging’s Myrtle Braxton and Naomi Williams lead a vehicle parade…

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…over 1,000,000 seniors and their families through our 270 affiliated organizations. The USA and California lack uniform fast broadband service. SB 1130 will promote faster, cheaper broadband service over time…

CARA Retiree toolkit FINAL

…Employees Association (CSEA) Communications Workers of America (CWA) California Teachers Association (CTA) National Education Association (NEA) International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) Service Employees International Union (SEIU) United Auto Workers (UAW)…

JULY 31ST CALL TO ACTION – july 12

…● The coronavirus pandemic has caused a reduction in mail service jeopardizing the Postal Service’s funding, which comes from postage and parcel fees. ● The Postal Service is vital to…

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…Food & Nutrition Program, Placer Food Bank, Placer Independent Resource Services, River City Food Bank, Sacramento Housing Alliance, Resources for Independent Living-Sacramento, Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services, Sacramento Homeless…

Resources

…our operations, and our client service. Protecting your privacy As part of our commitment to ensuring the privacy of subscribers, we do not sell or exchange names, e-mail addresses, or…

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…Internet Protocol enabled communications services. – OPPOSE Dear Senator Hueso, I am writing to you on behalf of the California Alliance for Retired Americans (CARA) to oppose AB 1366 because…

CARA/SDA Senior Vote Forum for SF County

Unfortunately, we did not have access to the original video to trim it to just the Keynote Speaker and candidates. Please fast forward to see just those segments. Full Video…

CARA CASH BACK Flyer FINAL

…save your changes. 6. Select Stores to search for the merchandise or service you want to purchase and you will be provided a list of online vendors to choose from…

2019 Letters

…Protocol and Internet Protocol enabled communications services (Senate Committee on Utilities, Energy & Communications) AB 1434 (Support) – Public social services: SSI/SSP Senate Bills SB 18 (Support) – Keep Californians…

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…State civil service: examination and hiring processes ̶ SUPPORT Dear Assemblymember Rodriquez, I am writing to you on behalf of the California Alliance for Retired Americans (CARA) to support AB…

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…of service per month. Recent legislation allows for the use of some IHSS services at the workplace. YES on The Homeowners Protection Act More than two years ago, the U.S….