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Learn, join and give on new Legion app

Learn, join and give on new Legion app

Smartphone application offers easy access to join or renew, find a local post, donate and more.

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New, simplified PUFL program FAQs

New, simplified PUFL program FAQs

Questions and answers about the Legion’s Paid Up For Life membership program.

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Please consider a PUFL membership

Please consider a PUFL membership

A Paid Up for Life Membership means no more dues notices, a lifetime subscription to The American Legion Magazine, and never being at risk of facing a dues increase.

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Legion reaches 62,000 like-minded people

Legion reaches 62,000 like-minded people

Legion staff, volunteers on site at the annual SHOT Show in Las Vegas – the largest trade show for shooting sports, hunting and law-enforcement industries.

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New publication to help recruiters

New publication to help recruiters

Membership committee looks at ways to propel a “culture of growth” through positive communications about The American Legion.

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Five-year plan keeps the Legion relevant

Five-year plan keeps the Legion relevant

National Membership & Post Activities Committee re-evaluates the organization’s strategic plan to ensure a culture of growth is achieved.

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Legion leadership to discuss membership plan

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

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Legion efforts influenced IRS DD-214 revision

Legion efforts influenced IRS DD-214 revision

American Legion meetings with the Internal Revenue Service resulted in change to guidelines requiring posts to keep copies of members' DD-214s on file.

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IRS revises position on DD-214 requirement

IRS revises position on DD-214 requirement

DD-214s only required if an agent has information that contradicts information provided by a post.

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Prison post donates $24,000 to community

Prison post donates $24,000 to community

Over the past four years, members of Post 555 inside Indiana’s Miami Correctional Facility have donated to youth groups, military charities and more.

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Legionnaires pack Post 43 for telethon

Legionnaires pack Post 43 for telethon

Homeward Bound event raises funds to help veterans with post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injuries.

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Hollywood post to host national telethon

Hollywood post to host national telethon

On Nov. 10, actors Alan Alda and Joe Mantegna will co-host “Homeward Bound” fundraiser to support veterans with PTSD and TBI.

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Welcome back, Patriotic Hall

Welcome back, Patriotic Hall

Home of Los Angeles Post 8 rededicated after more than $45 million in renovations and three decades of uncertainty.

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Legion membership hits the airwaves

Legion membership hits the airwaves

Department of Indiana Legionnaires campaign on the radio, TV, at Colts NFL and baseball games.

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The eagle incentive has landed

The eagle incentive has landed

Six Legion departments showing highest percentage of membership gain from Oct. 9-May 8 in their respective categories will receive metallic eagle statue.

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Design your own Legion T-shirt

Design your own Legion T-shirt

ClassB offers Legion family members the ability to design and order smaller quantities of custom-made T-shirts.

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New SAL site offers access to membership

New SAL site offers access to membership

mySAL.org allows squadron adjutants and officers to view membership information, reports and electronic tools.

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Revitalization effort headed to New Jersey

Revitalization effort headed to New Jersey

Legionnaires will be available to discuss veterans benefits, service to community Oct. 3-5 at Union and Middlesex counties.

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A competition with only winners

A competition with only winners

Missouri, Kansas go head to head in membership challenge that results in nearly 500 new, transferred and renewed members into the organization.

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Departments square off in ‘membership challenge’

Departments square off in ‘membership challenge’

Dinner is on the line in Kansas’ and Missouri’s race to see who posts the best membership numbers in a three-day period.-day.

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Resolutions approved in wake of IRS audits

Resolutions approved in wake of IRS audits

National convention delegates approve three resolutions following IRS field investigations into Legion posts chartered under 501(c)(19) status.

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Membership success, donations galore

Membership success, donations galore

Georgia Legionnaire brings in 724 new members to earn Recruiter of the Year; hundreds of thousands donated during the course of the national convention.

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How to join The American Legion

How to join The American Legion

Membership includes discount program and provides vital support to lobbying efforts, veterans services.

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'Just ask'

'Just ask'

Daniel Dellinger, leading candidate for 2013-2014 national commander, discusses his slogan and efforts to increase membership during National Membership Workshop.

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Legion plans for membership growth

Legion plans for membership growth

Attendees of the National Membership Workshop tasked with sustaining membership for another 50 years.

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Membership workshop begins Friday

Membership workshop begins Friday

Hundreds of Legionnaires will convene in Indianapolis for the Legion’s 50th annual National Membership Workshop.

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Revitalization efforts see results

Revitalization efforts see results

More than 300 transfers, renews and new members picked up during efforts in New Jersey, Connecticut.

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Five-year membership plan announced

Five-year membership plan announced

The Legion’s strategic plan for sustained membership growth was laid out today during Spring Meetings.

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‘The least we can do’

‘The least we can do’

Post 235 in Marseilles, Ill., delivers thousands of meals to community members impacted by flooded Illinois River.

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Recent revitalization efforts a success

Recent revitalization efforts a success

District, post projects in Wisconsin, Michigan and Kansas result in more than 500 members added to local posts.

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