Frequently Asked Questions
Get the answers to the most popular questions our donors have about The American Legion
Doesn't The American Legion get funds from the federal government?
Contrary to popular belief, The American Legion receives no money or grants from the federal government. Our service programs are sustained by contributions such as yours.
Do Legion service programs overlap or duplicate government programs?
No. The American Legion programs pick up and fill the void left by government agencies. This is especially true given government budget cut-backs which have made the need greater over the past several years.
Is my donation tax-deductible?
Yes, American Legion Charities is a tax-exempt organization, and all contributions are tax-deductible according to IRS regulations.
Where is the The American Legion located?
The American Legion is located at the following address:
The American Legion National Headquarters
700 North Pennsylvania Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
(317) 630- 1200
The American Legion
PO Box 1055
Indianapolis, IN 46206