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Team Rubicon, which works with the Legion to help after disasters hit the United States, exports its services to international disaster area.
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One hundred percent of donations to NEF go toward grants for Legionnaires, posts and family members who are dealing with the after-effects of an emergency situation.
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Check for the Legion's National Emergency Fund was presented during the national convention in Charlotte, N.C.
Legion response team assists tornado victims in Tupelo, Miss., where a Legion post was among the buildings destroyed in the storm.
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Burlington Post 91 members have driven 482 roundtrip miles to deliver 2,830 pounds of supplies.
As tornado and wildfire seasons approach, National Commander Dellinger reiterates the need for donations to assist disaster victims.
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The American Legion’s National Emergency Fund provides immediate financial assistance to veterans who qualify.
Organization’s aid to affected Legionnaires and Legion Family members epitomizes ‘veterans helping veterans.’
The Legion’s National Emergency Fund ready to assist qualified applicants recovering from severe Midwest tornadoes.
Response kits are being delivered to departments. Meanwhile, former grant recipients contribute toward fundraising goal.
Emergency aid is ‘what the Legion does’
Since Sept. 1, more than $62,000 has been donated toward National Commander Dellinger’s primary fundraising program.
Legion volunteers mucking out damaged homes, providing financial aid and shelter for Colorado flood victims.
Post 18 in Greeley, Colo., providing National Emergency Fund and Temporary Financial Assistance grants to veterans who qualify.
Donations to NEF go toward helping Legion family members and posts recover in the aftermath of a hurricane, tornado or other disaster.
Legion’s Temporary Financial Assistance has provided aid to 177 families affected by the deadly tornado that hit the state last month.
Nearly 200 families helped after Moore storm; Legion predicts busy summer.
Nearly 200 victims affected by deadly tornado receive financial emergency assistance from the Legion.
The American Legion remains on-site in Moore, Okla., helping veterans with emergency assistance.
The American Legion and Soldier's Wish are on hand in Moore, Okla., assisting veterans affected by the deadly tornado.
Veterans in Moore, Okla., in need of emergency assistance can call (800)-504-4098.
Legion staff, Soldier's Wish on site in Moore, Okla., to provide water, food and other items to help the community.
Rebuilding Together, other entities unite to push Legion Post 143 in New Jersey one step closer to being totally rebuilt after Superstorm Sandy.
Post 235 in Marseilles, Ill., delivers thousands of meals to community members impacted by flooded Illinois River.
American Legion Post 235 in Marseilles is serving 1,000 meals a day to those affected by the Illinois River flood.
Superstorm Sandy left five feet of water inside Post 143 in Highlands, N.J. On Saturday – thanks in part to help from other posts – the recovery continues.
Legion posts offered shelter, meals and other aid in superstorm’s wake.
Throughout the Eastern Seaboard, Legionnaires and posts have done whatever they can to help victims of the storm.
Legionnaires, Auxiliary and SAL open up doors to those affected by superstorm, gather food and supplies, and even provide rescue services.