All posts by alex

Biennial Meeting: Wednesday, April 28 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

The VIRTUAL Biennial Convention of the Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans has been scheduled for April 28th, 11:00am – 1:00pm. This year’s convention will be held virtually (ZOOM details below). Members will be proposing Bylaws change recommendations, and proper a... Read more

Report: Wisconsin Billionaires Got $11.1 Billion Richer During the Pandemic

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 21, 2021 Contact: Alex Brower, wiaraexecdir@gmail.com, (414) 949-8756   Wisconsin Billionaires Got $11.1 Billion Richer Over First 10 Months of Pandemic, Their Collective Wealth Jumping By 28% Gains of 8 Richest Residents Coul... Read more

We’re hiring!

WIARA is hiring an Executive Assistant on a temporary basis - for more information, please download this PDF: Executive Assistant Position Description (click here)  The details are here as well: Temporary Executive Assistant The Wisconsin Alliance for Retired America... Read more

2020 POWER Lunch Tickets

Sisters and Brothers, Please follow this link to purchase your 2020 POWER Lunch Ticket and support our work (click here): https://wisconsin.retiredamericans.org/2020-power-lunch/... Read more

Nominate a retiree hero for the POWER Lunch!

October 12 is our annual POWER Lunch!  Do you know someone who has gone above and beyond and stood up for seniors? Each year the Wisconsin Alliance honors individuals from across the state for their contributions to the quality of life for seniors.  We need your to help us f... Read more

Join us – Social Security Conversation with Congressman Mark Pocan

Join the Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans as we virtually discuss Social Security with Congressman Mark Pocan of Madison. You all know that Congressman Pocan has stood with seniors his entire career. With Social Security under threat, we need to stand up now more than ... Read more

WIARA Statement on the Black Lives Matter Movement

For Immediate Release July 9, 2020 Contact: Gary Mitchell, President, Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans 608-220-5734, gdmitchell@wisc.edu Or Alex Brower, Executive Director, Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans 414-949-8756, wiaraexedir@gmail.com Wisconsin Al... Read more

Request your absentee ballot today!

We are living in extraordinary times. Even the act of carrying out daily activities pose a risk to our health. That’s why the Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans is fighting to make voting by mail safe, secure and easy for older people across the state. While we continu... Read more

Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans names Alex Brower as Executive Director

[caption id="attachment_1296" align="alignright" width="232"] Alex Brower (photo credit: Joe Brusky)[/caption] The Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans (WIARA) - the  organization that fights for Wisconsin's retirees, their earned benefits, and their issues - is proud to ... Read more