Life After Alcoa 

Retirees from Alcoa Howmet LaPorte operations received an Alcoa Foundation grant for Habitat for Humanity. Pictured from left to right: Carolyn Hunt, Nancy Batten, Nelda Sheagley and Barbara Haferkamp.  Others not pictured who helped with the project were Roger Britzke, Tom Bailey, Betsy Singleton, Mary Daniel and Sherry Ray.

Volunteer in Your Community

Alcoa Foundation is excited to expand ACTION, Alcoans in Motion and Bravo! volunteer programs to retirees in the United States.


  • Alcoans Coming Together in Our Neighborhoods (ACTION)encourages people to volunteer together and earn a $1,500 grant when four or more retirees volunteer at least 20 hours and $3,000 when eight or more retirees volunteer at least 40 hours.
  • Teams of five or more Alcoans who participate in a walkathons, marathon or other group physical activities can earn a $2,500 Alcoans in Motion grant.  
  • Alcoans who in a calendar year volunteer at least 50 hours with a nonprofit organization can earn a $250 Bravo! grant.


Visit the Giving Station to log hours and apply for grants.