Recognizing service to seniors

Congratulations to Jim Bailey, here displaying his award plaque for the 2024 Ron Hammett Award for Community Service. He was presented the award at the Older Americans Month Kick-Off Event, May 1 at the Anchorage Senior Activity Center. The award recognizes people whose work and dedication has benefited seniors in the Anchorage area. Jim's resume is long, being actively involved in many initiatives and workgroups to enhance the voice and safety of seniors, from playing an integral role in the AARP initiative to establish Anchorage as an Age Friendly city, to chairing the municipal Senior Advisory Commission and working as the Older Persons Action Group, Inc. executive director. He currently works on the Providence Patient and Family Advisory Council.