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Eagle Award competition winding down

Eagle Award competition winding down

Six Legion departments showing highest percentage of membership gain in their respective size categories between October and May target dates will receive metallic eagle statue.

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Meeting through a modern medium

Meeting through a modern medium

University of Akron Post 808 uses WebEx online meeting program to revolutionize post meetings.

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Legion media producers: what do you want from NALPA?

Legion media producers: what do you want from NALPA?

New survey seeks input and ideas from members of national American Legion media organization.

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Legion post 'a natural fit' at Wisconsin university

Legion post 'a natural fit' at Wisconsin university

Newly formed American Legion Post 1881, located on the campus of Concordia University, brings support network to its members, school's other veterans.

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A surprising connection

A surprising connection

Two female sailors transferring rooms at Japan facility discover they belong to the same Indiana post.

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Membership and service together

Membership and service together

Delaware revitalization effort brings more than 100 Legionnaires into local posts while providing assistance to veterans needing help with VA.

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Legion post’s tank makes cover of Sports Illustrated

Legion post’s tank makes cover of Sports Illustrated

"Frank the Tank" photo staged at Wisconsin's American Legion Post 360.

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Legion airs on the big screen

Legion airs on the big screen

Four Pennsylvania posts sponsor a Legion membership recruitment ad that’s aired on eight movie screens.

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Celebrating the Legion birthday in style

Celebrating the Legion birthday in style

For the second straight year, American Legion Post 135 in Phenix City, Ala., will host a Legion birthday ball.

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I Am The American Legion - John Thompson

“I think the experience here will benefit them no matter what career path they choose.”

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Combat Pilot to Corner Office

USAA CEO Stuart Parker talks military service, veterans employment and how the company is The American Legion’s kindred spirit.

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'An answer to prayers'

The Department of Idaho’s food convoy helps state veterans homes feed those who served.

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Legion salutes DoD’s move to open bases for VSO support

Legion salutes DoD’s move to open bases for VSO support

National commander: Newest move 'has enhanced our ability to provide that support and show our appreciation for those who sacrifice every day on our behalf.'

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I Am The American Legion - Val Nicholas

“All of this effort to help veterans springs from the need to keep that promise to help each other out, and the Legion opened my eyes to a way I can do that.”

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4x4: A time for Legion Family values

Our family is everywhere because we need to be everywhere.

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Visit Commander Helm's new 4x4 program page

Visit Commander Helm's new 4x4 program page

American Legion National Commander Mike Helm's goal is to reach 4 million members and raise $4 million in donations.

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Legion's impact on membership, brand awareness

Legion's impact on membership, brand awareness

National Headquarters division directors shared how their teams are supporting the five-year strategic plan.

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Airfare discounts for 2015 Legion meetings

Airfare discounts for 2015 Legion meetings

Legionnaires can obtain discounted rates through Delta Airlines and United Airlines.

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Legion leadership to discuss membership goals

Legion leadership to discuss membership goals

Legion’s National Membership & Post Activities Committee members meeting in Indianapolis to review five-year membership plan.

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Home Depot grants available to posts, Legionnaires

Home Depot grants available to posts, Legionnaires

Grants can be used to make necessary improvements at Legion posts, Legionnaires' homes.

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Post 24 collaborates with VSOs, hosts open house

Post 24 collaborates with VSOs, hosts open house

Members of well-known veterans service organizations met at Legion Post 24 in Alexandria, Va., on Dec. 19, to meet, greet and form alliances.

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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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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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I Am The American Legion - Bill Czmyr

"Veterans need a place to live."

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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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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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