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Revitalization slated for Massachusetts

Revitalization slated for Massachusetts

Legion posts in Middlesex County to be targeted Jan. 22-24.

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District revitalizations: Bigger bang for the buck

District revitalizations: Bigger bang for the buck

Targeting a larger area has allowed membership efforts to bring in, transfer more than 5,000 members since April.

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5-year membership plan on the table

5-year membership plan on the table

Legion’s Membership & Post Activities Committee meeting in Indianapolis this week.

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Membership Incentive: Gold Brigade Award

Membership Incentive: Gold Brigade Award

Legionnaires who recruit 50 or more new members by the May target date become members of the elite Gold Brigade.

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Paul J. Hassing

I am The American Legion

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Camaraderie on campus

Camaraderie on campus

University Veterans Post 360 provides a support structure for veterans on the campus of Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.

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Help brand your American Legion

Help brand your American Legion

Legion sponsoring contest to adopt a tagline for the organization. The winning entry receives $500 – and a lasting legacy.

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Post reaches out to women veterans

Post reaches out to women veterans

Service Women’s Post 404, Missouri’s only all-female American Legion post, is raising awareness for itself by participating in veteran-related community events.

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Florida post hosts cancer poker run

Florida post hosts cancer poker run

Post 392 Legion family opens its doors for eighth annual ‘Tickled Pink’ Breast Cancer Awareness Poker Run.

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Legion ‘boots on the ground’ in Sandy relief

Legion ‘boots on the ground’ in Sandy relief

Throughout the Eastern Seaboard, Legionnaires and posts have done whatever they can to help victims of the storm.

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53 departments hit 65-percent target date

53 departments hit 65-percent target date

75-percent target date up Dec. 12.

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Legion family steps up following Sandy

Legion family steps up following Sandy

Legionnaires, Auxiliary and SAL open up doors to those affected by superstorm, gather food and supplies, and even provide rescue services.

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Membership, OCW highlight Fall Meetings

Membership, OCW highlight Fall Meetings

Support for Operation Comfort Warriors key developments from annual conference.

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History contest winners announced

History contest winners announced

Legion awards post and department history contest winners during Fall Meetings.

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Legion aims for all-time membership high

Legion aims for all-time membership high

National Executive Committee passes Resolution 64 - a crucial first step toward surpassing a record number of members by 2019.

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Roosevelt IV to lead Legion centennial effort

Roosevelt IV to lead Legion centennial effort

Ted Roosevelt IV will help The American Legion celebrate its 100th birthday over the next seven years.

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Teamwork pays off in California

Teamwork pays off in California

More than 400 new, headquarters post transfers brought into local posts during revitalization efforts in California.

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Post softball team wins world title

Post softball team wins world title

Team comprised of active-duty servicemembers and sponsored by Post 356 in Florida wins United States Specialty Sports Association Military World Softball Tournament.

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Membership: Work made fun

Membership: Work made fun

The American Legion has several membership incentive programs that create competition and excitement while growing the organization.

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Revitalization efforts headed to California

Revitalization efforts headed to California

National staff, volunteers will be in Stockton, Modesto next week to make area veterans aware of their benefits, Legion services available.

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American Legion by the numbers

American Legion by the numbers

New Consolidated Post Report shows the many ways Legionnaires are making differences in their communities and beyond.

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Carr does it again

Carr does it again

Department of Virginia Legionnaire, Frank Carr, wins Recruiter of the Year for the fourth time.

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‘Every Day Is Veterans Day’

‘Every Day Is Veterans Day’

James Koutz, leading candidate for 2012-2013 national commander, presents membership ideas to Legionnaires during workshop.

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'A capacity for greatness'

'A capacity for greatness'

Retired Army colonel tells Legion that the newest generation of veterans has the opportunity to shine... with a little help.

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Membership the focus this weekend

Membership the focus this weekend

Annual Membership Workshop will bring hundreds of Legionnaires to Indianapolis to receive training, discuss strategies for growing the organization.

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Training available during national convention

Training available during national convention

Guidance in such areas as post development/revitalization, military outreach and public relations will be offered.

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USS Arikara crewmembers reunite

USS Arikara crewmembers reunite

Eight Vietnam War veterans who served aboard the USS Arikara reunite and meet members of the tribe for which the ship was named.

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Final membership milestone July 30

Final membership milestone July 30

Target date determines national convention seating, parade order.

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HearPO offers discounts to Legion family

New hearing health-care discounts for Legionnaires, Sons and immediate family members.

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Legion Extension Institute available online

Legion Extension Institute available online

The American Legion’s official training program can now be taken electronically.

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