James A. Howell
2011 Outstanding Male Volunteer
Nominated by the State Executive Office on Aging Sage Plus Program
James, 73, has volunteered for Sage Plus for more than 15 years, helping seniors
understand Medicare, Medicaid, Medicare supplement (Medigap) insurance, prescription
drug coverage, and long-term care insurance and financing. He also assists elders
and the homebound with transportation, doctor visits, shopping, and other errands
through his church’s Hui Manawalea progam, which is part of Project Dana.