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Department Commander Art Schwabe and Adjutant Mike McDaniel will parachute from a plane if membership reaches its 2013-2014 goals.
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Smartphone application offers easy access to join or renew, find a local post, donate and more.
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Questions and answers about the Legion’s Paid Up For Life membership program.
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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 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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Membership committee looks at ways to propel a “culture of growth” through positive communications about The American Legion.
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National Membership & Post Activities Committee re-evaluates the organization’s strategic plan to ensure a culture of growth is achieved.
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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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DD-214s only required if an agent has information that contradicts information provided by a post.
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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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Homeward Bound event raises funds to help veterans with post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injuries.
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Home of Los Angeles Post 8 rededicated after more than $45 million in renovations and three decades of uncertainty.
Department of Indiana Legionnaires campaign on the radio, TV, at Colts NFL and baseball games.
On Nov. 10, actors Alan Alda and Joe Mantegna will co-host “Homeward Bound” fundraiser to support veterans with PTSD and TBI.
Six Legion departments showing highest percentage of membership gain from Oct. 9-May 8 in their respective categories will receive metallic eagle statue.
ClassB offers Legion family members the ability to design and order smaller quantities of custom-made T-shirts.
mySAL.org allows squadron adjutants and officers to view membership information, reports and electronic tools.
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Legionnaires will be available to discuss veterans benefits, service to community Oct. 3-5 at Union and Middlesex counties.
Missouri, Kansas go head to head in membership challenge that results in nearly 500 new, transferred and renewed members into the organization.
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.
National convention delegates approve three resolutions following IRS field investigations into Legion posts chartered under 501(c)(19) status.
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Georgia Legionnaire brings in 724 new members to earn Recruiter of the Year; hundreds of thousands donated during the course of the national convention.
Daniel Dellinger, leading candidate for 2013-2014 national commander, discusses his slogan and efforts to increase membership during National Membership Workshop.
Attendees of the National Membership Workshop tasked with sustaining membership for another 50 years.
Hundreds of Legionnaires will convene in Indianapolis for the Legion’s 50th annual National Membership Workshop.
More than 300 transfers, renews and new members picked up during efforts in New Jersey, Connecticut.
The Legion’s strategic plan for sustained membership growth was laid out today during Spring Meetings.
Membership includes discount program and provides vital support to lobbying efforts, veterans services.
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Post 235 in Marseilles, Ill., delivers thousands of meals to community members impacted by flooded Illinois River.