Local New York Life Office Sponsors Ice Cream Socials for AARP Members at Durham Bulls Games

Events Will Take Place on Sundays Throughout the 2011 Season

Raleigh, NC, August 21, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Paul Holmes, managing partner for the Raleigh office of New York Life Insurance Company (http://www.raleighnyl.com), has announced that the Raleigh office will sponsor ice cream socials for AARP members and their grandchildren at home games at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park on Sundays. These ice cream socials will take place one hour after the gates open in the MVP club on the concourse throughout the season, which ends in September. For more information on the Durham Bulls schedule, visit http://www.dbulls.com/schedule/. Attendees must show valid AARP card for entry.

“We are pleased to sponsor ice cream socials because they are a great opportunity for New York Life, which offers the only life insurance and annuity program endorsed by AARP, to have AARP members spend time with their grandchildren as they enjoy an afternoon treat and a great game of Durham Bulls baseball,” said Holmes.

- New York Life is a sponsor for the Durham Bulls 2011 season.

About New York Life:
New York Life Insurance Company, a Fortune 100 company founded in 1845, is the largest mutual life insurance company in the United States* and one of the largest life insurers in the world. New York Life has the highest financial strength ratings awarded to any life insurer by all four of the major credit rating agencies. Headquartered in New York City, New York Life’s family of companies offers life insurance, retirement income, investments and long-term care insurance. New York Life Investments** provides institutional asset management and retirement plan services. Other New York Life affiliates provide an array of securities products and services, as well as institutional and retail mutual funds. Please visit New York Life’s website at http://www.newyorklife.com for more information.

*Based on revenue as reported by “Fortune 500, Ranked within Industries, Insurance: Life, Health (Mutual),” Fortune magazine, May 5, 2011. See www.money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune for methodology.

**New York Life Investments is a service mark used by New York Life Investment Management Holdings LLC and its subsidiary, New York Life Investment Management LLC.

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