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During The American Legion’s Fall Meetings, scholarships and grants were awarded, history contest winners were announced, resolutions were passed and donations poured in.
The departments of Missouri and Kansas conducted a membership challenge for three days in September, but in the eyes of everyone involved, there were only winners: Kansas, Missouri and The American Legion.
Legion continuing to assist veterans, surviving spouses and dependents.
System Worth Saving Task Force provides annual reviews of VA medical centers.
National commander will name 2014 ALR Advisory Committee during Fall Meetings.
On Sept. 30, President Barack Obama signed H.R. 3210, the Pay Our Military Act. This bill’s passage was necessary to avoid any interruption of military pay due to federal government shutdown.
Legion launches Centennial Celebration web page for posts to convey their history, legacies.
Organizations share with Legion Family members how they are advocating for and supporting young people.
POW-MIA and Support Our Troops decals placed on Prairie Material's concrete mixer trucks.
Members of Post 731 in San Diego recently enjoyed a steak dinner after winning a membership bet against Post 365 in Vista, Calif.
The American Legion Department of Mississippi elected its first female commander – Angela M. Baughman.
Department of Alabama’s Leadership Camp instills patriotism and honor in today’s youth.
Post are encouraged to share stories on Legiontown.org of events and activities that raise their community profile.
VA has developed a communication plan on how the new health-care law will affect veterans.
Post 18 has donated thousands of dollars to victims of Colorado flooding.
National Commander Daniel Dellinger met with key congressional members last week even as the House and Senate worked through a busy floor schedule as budget deadlines draw nearer.
The Department of Colorado and Greeley Post 18 are assisting victims that have been affected by massive flooding.
Following a series of scandals in the Veterans Health Administration involving patient safety, the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs conducted a hearing Sept. 9 in Pittsburgh.
2013 Legion College class will be the largest in the history of the training program.
Hundreds of veterans, servicemembers and their spouses attended The American Legion-sponsored Hiring Our Heroes job fair at the organization’s national convention Aug. 27 in Houston.
Members of Legion Family invited to march in Legion Veterans Day Parade contingent in New York City on Nov. 11.
Helping Heroes Fly Act and FOR VETS Act of 2013 signed into law.
More than $1.3 million raised for Legion programs before and during the 95th National Convention.
James McMann, a member of and service officer for Post 318 in San Jose, Calif., can attest to the positive impact a PSA can have.
National Emergency Fund is Dellinger's fundraising program during his tenure as commander.
American Legion elects 2013-2014 national commander during its 95th national convention in Houston.
Silver Star recipient U.S. Army Staff Sgt. David Bellavia shares why he believes this to be.