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Credentialing Summit set for April 28-29 in Washington

Credentialing Summit set for April 28-29 in Washington

Legion event will focus on breaking down barriers that stop veterans and servicemembers from getting job licenses and credentials.

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Department of Utah honored with social award

American Legion department receives a Best of Salt Lake City Award for Outstanding Social Service Organization.

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Florida youth wins Oratorical finals

Florida youth wins Oratorical finals

Geeta Minocha, a senior from Vanguard High School in Ocala, Fla., wins first place, $18,000 scholarship in National Oratorical Contest.

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Finalists field set for National Oratorical Contest

Finalists field set for National Oratorical Contest

Participants from Florida, Iowa and Illinois advance to finals, which will be live-streamed beginning at 10 a.m. ET Sunday on www.legiontv.org.

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Millions in revenue unaccounted for at West Los Angeles VA

Legion, veterans and advocates attend VA townhall meeting, demanding transparency and accounting of funds at the VA West Los Angeles Medical Center.

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Legion reaching out to vets in Memphis area

Legion reaching out to vets in Memphis area

Organization will conduct a town hall meeting and operate a three-day Veterans Benefits Center as part of its veterans outreach program nationwide.

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VA to conduct Los Angeles town hall meeting

VA to conduct Los Angeles town hall meeting

Department of Veterans Affairs officials will hear concerns raised by veterans at recent Legion-sponsored town hall.

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Eagle Award competition winding down

Eagle Award competition winding down

Six Legion departments showing highest percentage of membership gain in their respective size categories between October and May target dates will receive metallic eagle statue.

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'The best thing since iced tea'

'The best thing since iced tea'

Day 1 of North Carolina's Veterans Benefits Action Center brings life-changing help to several veterans.

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San Juan VA center faces funding challenges

San Juan VA center faces funding challenges

With electricity costs three times greater than in the United States, the San Juan hospital often has budget overruns.

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National Oratorical Contest set for this weekend

National Oratorical Contest set for this weekend

Tune into www.legiontv.org at 10 a.m. Sunday to watch the finals.

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Legion supports new veteran small business law

Legion supports new veteran small business law

Fairness to Veterans for Infrastructure Investment Act amends current legislation, enablingveteran-owned small businesses to use federal programs.

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Eastern National to maintain Vietnam Women's Memorial

Eastern National to maintain Vietnam Women's Memorial

Non-profit will assume caretaking responsibilities of one of the most prominent memorials in the nation's capital.

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Six high-paying jobs that are often overlooked

Six high-paying jobs that are often overlooked

Jobs that provide high financial stability are often forgotten by job-seekers.

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Can social networking sites get you a job?

Can social networking sites get you a job?

Job-seekers should learn the value of tapping into sites like Facebook and LinkedIn to find leads for a new job.

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VA’s ‘no choice’ health care in Puerto Rico

VA’s ‘no choice’ health care in Puerto Rico

Veterans living on the island are being told they are ineligible for Choice Card options.

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Ask a Service Officer: The Choice Act and emergency care outside the VA

Q: How does The Choice Act and getting emergency care outside the VA work?

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Meeting through a modern medium

Meeting through a modern medium

University of Akron Post 808 uses WebEx online meeting program to revolutionize post meetings.

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North Carolina taking VA help to veterans

North Carolina taking VA help to veterans

The American Legion Department of North Carolina will conduct a Veterans Benefits Action Center in Asheville, April 8-10.

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A month of celebrating children and youth

A month of celebrating children and youth

During the month of April, Legion family members are encouraged to show their local community The American Legion’s commitment to young people.

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Legion media producers: what do you want from NALPA?

Legion media producers: what do you want from NALPA?

New survey seeks input and ideas from members of national American Legion media organization.

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A night on Skid Row with LA's homeless veterans

A night on Skid Row with LA's homeless veterans

American Legion-led team delivers assistance, care packages and hope for veterans on the streets.

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Legion post 'a natural fit' at Wisconsin university

Legion post 'a natural fit' at Wisconsin university

Newly formed American Legion Post 1881, located on the campus of Concordia University, brings support network to its members, school's other veterans.

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A surprising connection

A surprising connection

Two female sailors transferring rooms at Japan facility discover they belong to the same Indiana post.

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Field set for National Oratorical Contest

Field set for National Oratorical Contest

The high school students will compete in The American Legion's Constitutional Speech Contest April 10-12 in Indianapolis.

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Call to FODPAL Spring Meeting

Call to FODPAL Spring Meeting

Meeting scheduled for May 6 at National Headquarters in Indianapolis; community service opportunity announced for May 4.

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Legion town hall meeting set for San Juan

Legion town hall meeting set for San Juan

Legion staff will also visit three VA medical facilities in Puerto Rico.

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FODPAL Fall 2014 Meeting minutes

Meeting held Oct. 15, 2014, at American Legion Headquarters in Indianapolis.

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Membership and service together

Membership and service together

Delaware revitalization effort brings more than 100 Legionnaires into local posts while providing assistance to veterans needing help with VA.

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Legion baseball scholarship application online

Legion baseball scholarship application online

Scholarships for American Legion baseball players range from $500 to $5,000; applications due July 15.

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