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About RRF Mission, Vision, Values

Mission

The Retirement Research Foundation’s mission is to improve the quality of life for older people in America. RRF is one of the first private foundations devoted exclusively to aging and retirement issues.


Vision

RRF’s vision is that ALL older people continue to be valued and respected as participants and contributors in community life.


Values

With respect to older people, The Retirement Research Foundation values:

Growth

Understanding that GROWTH occurs throughout one’s lifetime, regardless of chronological age

Innovation

Recognizing that INNOVATION generates new solutions and adds new value

Inclusion

Acknowledging that INCLUSIVE communities are strengthened by diversity

Connection

Promoting CONNECTION between families, neighborhoods, communities, and networks to support success at every age

Voice

Having a VOICE is critical to the well-being of all older people

Collaboration

Using COLLABORATION to leverage resources and expand reach

Impact

Knowing that IMPACT is accomplished by investing in effective organizations, sound program models, and strong policies