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Veteran-friendly businesses and individuals recognized at the Legion’s 96th national convention
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UPS' vice president of U.S. Operations tells national convention that his company''s veteran employees are an investment paying dividends.
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Mike Helm's prepared remarks for his acceptance speech as national commander.
Newly elected National Commander Mike Helm urges Legionnaires to live, honor the traditions and values established by Legion's founders.
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After hundreds of community service projects at posts over the last three years, foundation executive director announces plan to grow alliance even further.
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Chairman of national commission calls on Legion to help America honor those who served in World War I.
Fourth Estate Award winners for print, broadcast and new media announced in Charlotte.
Sara Shaffer recieved The American Legion's Firefighter of the Year Award during the national convention in Charlotte, N.C.
Andrew Aninsman was recognized with the Legion's National Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Award during national convention in Charlotte, N.C.
During an OCW donation to a North Carolina VA, Keith Melick and Roy Wilkins met for the first time in 10 years.
USAA senior vice president offers a simple recipe to guide employers who want to hire veterans.
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Check for the Legion's National Emergency Fund was presented during the national convention in Charlotte, N.C.
Home Depot, The American Legion and Good360 team up to deliver personal care kits to Charlotte organization that helps homeless veterans.
Hiring Our Heroes event in Charlotte one of many national convention activities aimed at helping military personnel shift into civilian careers.
Both senators thank Legion for its service, pledge to help turnaround at Department of Veterans Affairs.
Veterans, higher education and government officials collaborate at the Legion’s Education Syposium during national convention.
During his report to the national convention, national commander says Legion is doing its part to restore faith in the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Donald H. Jenkins receives Lergion's Distinguished Service Medal for innovations in treating combat injuries.
TV host, author and Vietnam War veteran cited for publicizing "the sacrifices made by America’s heroes.”
Addressing the 96th Annual National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., the president pledges to “do right” by veterans, their families.
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National Commander Dan Dellinger and Medal of Honor recipient Kyle White honor five individuals with award that recognizes community volunteerism.
President to address nation's largest wartime veterans organization at its annual convention in Charlotte, N.C.; watch his address live at www.legiontv.org.
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Montel Williams, master of ceremonies at convention, praises Legion for efforts during VA scandals.
Legion.org will soon feature Military.com's unique job-search database, tools and engine.
About 70 veterans, servicemembers and spouses gathered for the Legion's Employment & Empowerment Summit to receive job-search advice from renowned veteran friendly employers.
Legionanires delivered calling cards, gift cards and other comfort supplies during a surprise visit to veterans at Salisbury VA Medical Center.
Racing icon honored during the national convention for his patriotism and service to the community.
Veteran of both TV and military to speak on Charlotte stage on Tuesday.
Military spouse vocalist group is in Charlotte, N.C., lending their voices to the event's Patriotic Memorial Service, Opening Ceremonies.
National chaplain’s Patriotic Memorial Service message focuses on the American flag and all it means.