Retirees Win Key Provisions in American Rescue Plan

IARA met with members of the Illinois congressional delegation to urge them to include provisions important to seniors as part of the recovery bill. Read more to find out how the American Rescue Plan benefits seniors!

2021 Virtual Senior Power Celebration

Join your friends at Illinois Alliance for Retired Americans (IARA) as we present Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives Emanuel “Chris” Welch with the 2021 Jerry Prete award at this year’s virtual Senior Power Celebration on Thursday, December 2nd, at 11am. - Speakers include: President Tim Drea of the IL AFL-CIO, Secretary-Treasurer Don Villar of Chicago Federation of Labor Director Ron McInroy of UAW Region 4, Co-Director William McNary of Citizen Action Illinois, and more!
Where: Virtual | When: Thursday, December 2nd, 11am CST | RSVP: RSVP Here

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Illinois Alliance for Retired AmericansSaturday, November 27th, 2021 at 5:43pm
We are proud to have Afscme Retirees Sub -Chapter 163 as sponsors for this year's IARA 2021 Senior Power Celebration Honoring Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives Emanuel "Chris" Welch.

Join this virtual event on Thursday, December 2nd at 11am as we celebrate our retiree leaders and allies, and honor Speaker Welch with this year's Jerry Prete Award.

Our program includes President Tim Drea of the IL AFL-CIO, Secretary-Treasurer Don Villar of Chicago Federation of Labor Director Ron McInroy of UAW Region 4, Co-Director William McNary of Citizen Action Illinois, Speaker Emanuel "Chris" Welch, and more!

This is IARA's main fundraising event, and your support is important to our work and greatly appreciated.

Buy your tickets to this year's virtual Senior Power Celebration:
https://actionnetwork.org/ticketed_events/2021-iara-senior-power-celebration

Donate to the Illinois Alliance for Retired Americans at: https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/donate-to-the-illinois-alliance-for-retired-americans
Illinois Alliance for Retired Americans
Illinois Alliance for Retired AmericansSaturday, November 27th, 2021 at 5:32pm
We are proud to have Southwest Suburban Federation of Teachers Local 943 as a host for this year's IARA 2021 Senior Power Celebration Honoring Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives Emanuel "Chris" Welch.

Join this virtual event on Thursday, December 2nd at 11am as we celebrate our retiree leaders and allies, and honor Speaker Welch with this year's Jerry Prete Award.

Our program includes President Tim Drea of the IL AFL-CIO, Secretary-Treasurer Don Villar of Chicago Federation of Labor Director Ron McInroy of UAW Region 4, Co-Director William McNary of Citizen Action Illinois, Speaker Emanuel "Chris" Welch, and more!

This is IARA's main fundraising event, and your support is important to our work and greatly appreciated.

Buy your tickets to this year's virtual Senior Power Celebration:
https://actionnetwork.org/ticketed_events/2021-iara-senior-power-celebration

Donate to the Illinois Alliance for Retired Americans at: https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/donate-to-the-illinois-alliance-for-retired-americans
Illinois Alliance for Retired Americans
Illinois Alliance for Retired AmericansThursday, November 25th, 2021 at 4:03pm
We are thankful for the plenty produced by working people, and for the solidarity of our movement! Happy #Strikesgiving
Illinois Alliance for Retired Americans
Illinois Alliance for Retired AmericansThursday, November 25th, 2021 at 3:53pm
We are proud to have IL AFL-CIO as sponsors for this year's IARA 2021 Senior Power Celebration Honoring Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives Emanuel "Chris" Welch.

Join this virtual event on Thursday, December 2nd at 11am as we celebrate our retiree leaders and allies, and honor Speaker Welch with this year's Jerry Prete Award.

Our program includes President Tim Drea of the IL AFL-CIO, Secretary-Treasurer Don Villar of Chicago Federation of Labor Director Ron McInroy of UAW Region 4, Co-Director William McNary of Citizen Action Illinois, Speaker Emanuel "Chris" Welch, and more!

This is IARA's main fundraising event, and your support is important to our work and greatly appreciated.

Buy your tickets to this year's virtual Senior Power Celebration:
https://actionnetwork.org/ticketed_events/2021-iara-senior-power-celebration

Donate to the Illinois Alliance for Retired Americans at: https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/donate-to-the-illinois-alliance-for-retired-americans
Illinois Alliance for Retired Americans
Illinois Alliance for Retired AmericansWednesday, November 24th, 2021 at 10:09pm
We are proud to have Chicago Teachers Union as a host for this year's IARA 2021 Senior Power Celebration Honoring Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives Emanuel "Chris" Welch.

Join this virtual event on Thursday, December 2nd at 11am as we celebrate our retiree leaders and allies, and honor Speaker Welch with this year's Jerry Prete Award.

Our program includes President Tim Drea of the IL AFL-CIO, Secretary-Treasurer Don Villar of Chicago Federation of Labor Director Ron McInroy of UAW Region 4, Co-Director William McNary of Citizen Action Illinois, Speaker Emanuel "Chris" Welch, and more!

This is IARA's main fundraising event, and your support is important to our work and greatly appreciated.

Buy your tickets to this year's virtual Senior Power Celebration:
https://actionnetwork.org/ticketed_events/2021-iara-senior-power-celebration

Donate to the Illinois Alliance for Retired Americans at: https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/donate-to-the-illinois-alliance-for-retired-americans
Illinois Alliance for Retired Americans
Illinois Alliance for Retired AmericansWednesday, November 24th, 2021 at 2:40pm
We are proud to have Coalition of Labor Union Women as a host for this year's IARA 2021 Senior Power Celebration Honoring Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives Emanuel "Chris" Welch.

Join this virtual event on Thursday, December 2nd at 11am as we celebrate our retiree leaders and allies, and honor Speaker Welch with this year's Jerry Prete Award.

Our program includes President Tim Drea of the IL AFL-CIO, Secretary-Treasurer Don Villar of Chicago Federation of Labor Director Ron McInroy of UAW Region 4, Co-Director William McNary of Citizen Action Illinois, Speaker Emanuel "Chris" Welch, and more!

This is IARA's main fundraising event, and your support is important to our work and greatly appreciated.

Buy your tickets to this year's virtual Senior Power Celebration:
https://actionnetwork.org/ticketed_events/2021-iara-senior-power-celebration

Donate to the Illinois Alliance for Retired Americans at: https://actionnetwork.org/.../donate-to-the-illinois...https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/donate-to-the-illinois-alliance-for-retired-americans
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