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National convention arrives in Baltimore

National convention arrives in Baltimore

Thousands of Legionnaires will descend on "Charm City" to hear from nation's leaders, conduct valuable workshops and consider resolultions that will shape the organization's future.

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Watch national convention events from home

Watch national convention events from home

Several items on Baltimore calendar will be streamed live on www.legiontv.org.

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Naval history in intricate detail

Naval history in intricate detail

Convention goers can sail through time and cast eyes on a priceless collection of ancient ship models, art, weapons and other artifacts at the U.S. Naval Academy Museum.

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Disabled veterans film to premiere at convention

Disabled veterans film to premiere at convention

The documentary film directed by award-winning filmmaker Ric Burns will be screened Aug. 28 for convention attendees.

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Galloway to serve as master of ceremonies

Galloway to serve as master of ceremonies

Army veteran and 'Dancing With the Stars' alum Noah Galloway will open the 97th American Legion National Convention in Baltimore.

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Career fair, employment events set for national convention

Career fair, employment events set for national convention

Servicemembers, veterans and spouses invited to Transition and Benefits Career Fair on Sept. 1 in Baltimore.

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Put attending a national convention on your agenda

Put attending a national convention on your agenda

Attending an American Legion national convention is an opportunity to meet others from around the country and to learn more about the organization.

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Follow the national convention on social media

Follow the national convention on social media

Keep updated on the 2015 National Convention in Baltimore via the Legion's Facebook and Twitter presence, and via our mobile app.

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Convention centennial workshop set for Aug. 31

Convention centennial workshop set for Aug. 31

A 100th Anniversary Workshop will be held during the 97th National Convention in Baltimore.

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Blood drive set for convention

Blood drive set for convention

Convention-goers encouraged to plan ahead to be able to give in Baltimore.

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Deadlines approaching for convention contests

Deadlines approaching for convention contests

Deadline for Band Contest is June 1; Color Guard Contest deadline is July 24.

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Legionnaire boasts expansive collection of Legion medals

Legionnaire boasts expansive collection of Legion medals

New York Legionnaire dedicated to gathering medals from every Legion national convention.

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Spring Meetings schedule set for events at Sheraton hotel

Spring Meetings schedule set for events at Sheraton hotel

A number of meetings to be held at downtown Indianapolis Sheraton.

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One for the history books

Convention punctuates Dellinger’s year of “building for tomorrow.”

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Legion's Fall Meetings begin next week in Indy

Legion's Fall Meetings begin next week in Indy

National commander and National Executive Committee to review commission reports, discuss Legion priorities and vote on resolutions.

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Entrepreneurship workshop featured at national convention

Entrepreneurship workshop featured at national convention

The American Legion hosted a two-day small business workshop for veterans and servicemembers.

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Legion reaches out to transitioning servicemembers

Legion reaches out to transitioning servicemembers

At a dinner event during its national convention, The American Legion helped soldiers and Marines prepare for civilian life.

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Donations flow during national convention

Donations flow during national convention

More than $1.4 million donated to various Legion charitable funds during 2014 national convention in Charlotte.

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American Legion presents Employer of the Year awards

American Legion presents Employer of the Year awards

Veteran-friendly businesses and individuals recognized at the Legion’s 96th national convention

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Veterans give a 'competitive edge' to UPS

Veterans give a 'competitive edge' to UPS

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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Commander Helm's acceptance speech

Mike Helm's prepared remarks for his acceptance speech as national commander.

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National Commander Helm: Stay the course

National Commander Helm: Stay the course

Newly elected National Commander Mike Helm urges Legionnaires to live, honor the traditions and values established by Legion's founders.

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Home Depot dedicates $1 million for Legion grants

Home Depot dedicates $1 million for Legion grants

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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'There's a doughboy here today'

'There's a doughboy here today'

Chairman of national commission calls on Legion to help America honor those who served in World War I.

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Legion recognizes top journalists

Legion recognizes top journalists

Fourth Estate Award winners for print, broadcast and new media announced in Charlotte.

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Legionnaire reunites with soldier he saved in Afghanistan

Legionnaire reunites with soldier he saved in Afghanistan

During an OCW donation to a North Carolina VA, Keith Melick and Roy Wilkins met for the first time in 10 years.

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Legion honors Pennsylvania law enforcement officer

Legion honors Pennsylvania law enforcement officer

Andrew Aninsman was recognized with the Legion's National Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Award during national convention in Charlotte, N.C.

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Maryland firefighter honored by the Legion

Maryland firefighter honored by the Legion

Sara Shaffer recieved The American Legion's Firefighter of the Year Award during the national convention in Charlotte, N.C.

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Hire them, develop them, connect them

Hire them, develop them, connect them

USAA senior vice president offers a simple recipe to guide employers who want to hire veterans.

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Hagan, Burr welcome Legion to North Carolina

Hagan, Burr welcome Legion to North Carolina

Both senators thank Legion for its service, pledge to help turnaround at Department of Veterans Affairs.

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