The American Legion has committed $1 million to assist veterans and their families whose homes were devastated by the tornado in Moore, Okla. The Legion, in partnership with Soldier’s Wish, is currently on-site in Moore talking to veterans to ensure they receive the available emergency assistance.
How to ask for assistance:
- Call The American Legion hotline: (800)-504-4098.
- Visit Legionnaires at the Home Depot in Moore in front of the Soldier’s Wish/American Legion trailer. Veterans are encouraged to visit and seek assistance. The address is 650 S.W. 19th St.
- Visit Post 88 in Norman, Okla. The post is distributing food, clothing, diapers, toys, dog/cat food and WalMart gift cards. The address is 710 E. Main St.
How to donate:
- Visit the Legion’s donation page here to donate directly to victims in Oklahoma.
- Send general donations to the National Emergency Fund via U.S. Postal Service:
The American Legion NEF
P.O. Box 1055
Indianapolis, IN 46206