BJ: The 97-year-old “Poster Child” for Purposeful Aging

Here’s 97-year-old former Marine BJ talking about volunteering at the USS Midway Museum

She’s the poster child for purposeful aging described in an earlier post where research is showing purposeful aging to help slow memory loss. BJ says that volunteering builds her self-esteem–she feels like she’s doing something worthwhile. #7Memories4Ever