Fort Worth VisionWalk – October 29, 2016


Dear ARA Members,

You are invited to join with other Alcon retirees, associates, and friends for the 6th annual Fort Worth VisionWalk on October 29th in the Fort Worth Botanic Garden hosted by the Foundation Fighting Blindness.    The event begins at 8:30 am.

Please use the web-link below to sign-up and join an existing team or create your own team.    Alcon has been a partner and supporter of this walk for many years.    Join your fellow colleagues and friends, and have a wonderful day in the Botanic Gardens !

2016 Fort Worth VisionWalk


2016 ARA Quarterly Luncheons


Dear ARA Members,

Please mark your calendars for the remaining 2016 quarterly events on the Fort Worth campus.    The days are both Mondays — September 19th and December 5th.     The September luncheon starts around 12:30pm thru the cafeteria line and the program begins by 1:00pm.   For our annual Christmas Lupper in December, the social reception will start at 2:30 pm and the buffet meal begins around 3:15 pm.

Please come out and join your colleagues and friends.   Each event is a great chance to catch-up and have some fun.    We look forward to seeing you !




Alcon and Trinity Habitat for Humanity

Alcon retirees are invited to join with Alcon associates to support the activities of Trinity Habitat for Humanity.

The process to sign-up is very easy — please go to the Trinity Volunteer Hub website and register to participate (use the “sign-in” tab).    Then you may select a date when project work is scheduled, accept the date, and you are ready to go.      The link is below.

Alcon / Trinity Habitat Volunteer Hub

Have fun and thanks for getting involved with these worthwhile projects !


ARA Website Information

To access the ARA Members section, you will need an email address and password. Please use your email address that you have previously provided for the ARA roster and the initial password is your respective zip code. Once logged-in, you will have the opportunity to change the password.

We welcome your feedback. Send us an email — if you click Contact at the upper right of the home page, our respective email addresses can be found.

[Important: We have a large number of ARA members for whom we do not have an email address. Thus, if you are unable to sign-in to the member section as instructed above, this mostly likely means we need your email address to record in the database before you can access this section of the website. In this case, please send your name and email address to Brad Kling at ''. Many thanks!]

New Alcon retirees ready to join ARA – please proceed to click on the link “Sign Up Today” and fill-in the requested information. Your registration will be reviewed and acknowledged shortly.