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Legion Family caravan boosts membership

Legion Family caravan boosts membership

Department of Illinois' Legion family caravan travels to 19 posts in nine days to collect membership cards.

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Veterans center saves lives, Baltimore Legion post

Veterans center saves lives, Baltimore Legion post

A Maryland vet center saves lives on a daily basis. But homeless veterans aren't the only ones finding a new life at the center. Chesapeake Post 127 moved to the center recently and has been thriving ever since.

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National Guard muster provides Legion awareness

National Guard muster provides Legion awareness

The Department of Arizona American Legion family let the Army and airmen know the support the Legion can provide for them and their families.

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I Am The American Legion - Bill Czmyr

"Veterans need a place to live."

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Veterans food convoy delivers gratitude

Veterans food convoy delivers gratitude

Three state veterans homes in Idaho have received nearly $1.5 million in food and monetary donations over 32 years thanks to Idaho Legion family members.

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Young veterans stepping up at Portland post

Young veterans stepping up at Portland post

Led by 41-year-old Sean Davis, historic Post 134 in Portland, Ore., has seen an influx of younger veterans join its ranks.

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Teddy bears support Legion programs

Teddy bears support Legion programs

Vermont Teddy Bear Company launches a new line of Legionnaire and military-themed bears.

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Live goat is membership draw for South Dakota

Live goat is membership draw for South Dakota

District commanders in The American Legion Department of South Dakota have an incentive to meet their membership goal for 2014-2015.

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I Am The American Legion - Krista Mette

“You can make time in your life to do anything that you want to do.”

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Hollywood post recruits 'honorary' celebrity member

Hollywood post recruits 'honorary' celebrity member

Post 43 members caught the eye of comedian Drew Carey during a special Veterans Day taping of The Price is Right.

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I Am The American Legion - Bob Skinner

“The people in The American Legion are generous. The people in The American Legion care about you.”

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Post service officers assisted 181,129 veterans in 2013

Post service officers assisted 181,129 veterans in 2013

The American Legion's Consolidated Post Report shows an increase in VA claims assistance, volunteerism, donations and more.

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T-shirt sells Legion membership

T-shirt sells Legion membership

Past department commander wears a Legion T-shirt and gets asked membership questions.

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As stewards of the Legion’s future

The American Legion is very much alive, vital and relevant – the largest, strongest and most influential voice for veterans, regardless of war era, in this nation. 

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I Am The American Legion - John P. "Sean" Powers

“Knowing that we're doing good is going to keep me (active in the Legion) forever. That's what it's all about.”

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Commander: Membership gives us a place at Congress’ table

National Commander Dan Dellinger tasks Legionnaires with keeping the Legion's name at the forefront and growing membership.

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Legion Membership Workshop begins Friday

Legionnaires will convene in Indianapolis for the Legion’s 51st annual National Membership Workshop.

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Four Legionnaires are Race to the Top winners

Four Legionnaires are Race to the Top winners

Four district commanders will be honored on stage during national convention in Charlotte, N.C.

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Legionnaires awarded for recruiting 9,200 new members

Legionnaires awarded for recruiting 9,200 new members

The elite Gold Brigade Award for recruiting 50 or more new members was awarded to 106 Legionnaires; 54 Legionnaires received the Silver Brigade Award for recruiting 25-49 new members.

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Legionnaire keeps Old Glory flying

Legionnaire keeps Old Glory flying

Robert Stone of Las Vegas raises the Legion’s visibility in his community by recognizing patriotism.

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Membership: Eagle Incentive winners

Membership: Eagle Incentive winners

The Commander Dellinger Eagle Award was awarded to the top department in each Big Twelve category showing the largest percentage of membership growth.

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Dellinger: Our membership gives us influence

Dellinger: Our membership gives us influence

National commander closes Spring NEC Meetings with reminder that Legion's clout depends on a vibrant membership base.

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Commander assigns membership homework

Commander assigns membership homework

American Legion National Executive Committeemen tasked with renewing four members from their departments by tomorrow morning.

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Membership: Spot, assess, recruit

Membership: Spot, assess, recruit

Maryland post jumps from 27 members to 466 in 13 years.

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From the brink to booming

From the brink to booming

Just a few years removed from suggestions to turn in its charter, Post 1181 in Middletown, N.Y., has grown its membership by more than 300 percent in the past two years.

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A homecoming with a membership purpose

A homecoming with a membership purpose

Department of Puerto Rico Legionnaires, two of them New York City natives, travel to the Bronx for a three-day membership revitalization effort.

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California post recruits new members from Vandenberg AFB

California post recruits new members from Vandenberg AFB

Orcutt Post 534 shares about the good work The American Legion has done since 1919 and continues to do, in support for all veterans.

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Complete Consolidated Post Report forms online

Complete Consolidated Post Report forms online

The 2013-2014 forms can be completed and submited online at mylegion.org.

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Florida membership challenge: Who will jump?

Florida membership challenge: Who will jump?

Department Commander Art Schwabe and Adjutant Mike McDaniel will parachute from a plane if membership reaches its 2013-2014 goals.

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A place to gather...and much more

Traditionally black American Legion posts in Missouri, Illinois and Florida cherish their history and camaraderie.

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