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A month of hours

When a veteran couple fell on hard times, The American Legion and The Home Depot teamed up to help complete their home.

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Casualties of care

Inadequate VA staffing, surges in patient numbers and appointment cover-ups blamed for preventable deaths and national demands for accountability.

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Indiana post gives Christmas to 16 military families

Indiana post gives Christmas to 16 military families

Post 145 in Avon provided nearly 200 presents, a lunch and more to Indiana National Guard families.

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Troop and Family Support Center launches

Troop and Family Support Center launches

New American Legion hub provides wealth of resources for transitioning troops and their families.

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Radiothon raises nearly $20,000 for TFA

Radiothon raises nearly $20,000 for TFA

The Department of Iowa partnered with a local radio station on Veterans Day to support the Legion’s Temporary Financial Assistance program.

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Serve those who served

Fisher House CEO calls his foundation’s mission ‘beautiful in its simplicity.’

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Legion responds to Colorado flooding

Legion responds to Colorado flooding

Post 18 in Greeley, Colo., providing National Emergency Fund and Temporary Financial Assistance grants to veterans who qualify.

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Military spouse summit provides connection

Military spouse summit provides connection

Nearly 200 spouses of servicemembers gained insight and traded advice during Military.com's annual two-day event.

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Jack Crider holds his father’s dog tags. Included on the chain is a heart engraved “Triple J,” which stands for Jack, Jim and Jill

The Hardest Year

For Blue Star children, a parent’s deployment brings a unique type of stress.

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Family Support Network available to troops

Family Support Network available to troops

As the federal government threatens to shut down, The American Legion is reaching out to military families.

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Legion asks for Gold Star bill support

Legion asks for Gold Star bill support

Letter sent to members of the U.S. Senate seeks support for legislation that would make more Gold Star parents eligible for care at state veterans homes.

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Houses for Heroes

An American Legion, Habitat partnership gives veterans a hand up.

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