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'Tag! You're It' program heads to Ohio

'Tag! You're It' program heads to Ohio

On March 28, Michael Peterson will be speaking to high school students in New Washington, Ohio, about his program that gives young adults direction in life.

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Screen-print baseball emblem on uniforms

Screen-print baseball emblem on uniforms

Legion Baseball teams can now print the official American Legion Baseball emblem on their uniforms thanks to a license agreement with Wilson Sporting Goods.

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Support children and youth month

Support children and youth month

Legionnaires can support The American Legion’s 'April Is Children & Youth Month' by raising funds to benefit their local Children’s Miracle Network hospital.

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How to write a resolution

How to write a resolution

As a grass-roots organization, many of the Legion's programs and policies started at the local level.

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Legion.org calendar expanded

Legion.org calendar expanded

Calendar includes Legion meetings and deadlines, holidays, anniversaries of Legion-era wars, and various Legion events.

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Legion College applications available

Legion College applications available

Legionnaires are encouraged to appply for the 2011 American Legion National College to learn about the core values of the Legion family.

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A tribute to fallen military medical personnel

A tribute to fallen military medical personnel

Legion volunteers assist in Arlington for a tribute to the OEF/OIF heroes who have died caring for their comrades.

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National Post History Contest to kick off

National Post History Contest to kick off

Entries must be certified and submitted to The American Legion National Headquarters by Sept. 15.

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ROTC cadets get glimpse of Army life

ROTC cadets get glimpse of Army life

Around 30 cadets visited American Legion National Headquarters and were networked via video conference with officers in Iraq.

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Legion is 'best advocate' to vet businesses

Legion is 'best advocate' to vet businesses

At the Legion’s small business development workshop, attendees received invaluable advice on entrepreneurship.

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Legion Baseball champions share victory

Legion Baseball champions share victory

The book, ‘An Inning at a Time,’ tells the story of an Indiana Legion Baseball teams journey of winning the National Championship in 1977.

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Rain postpones Greenville race

Rain postpones Greenville race

Before the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race was declared postponed, Johnson and the 76 Freedom Car team visited a VA clinic and Legion post.

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Legion panel focuses on military women

Legion panel focuses on military women

Discussion focuses on changing role through the years, including critical involvement in current wars.

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Florida H2H program dreams big

Florida H2H program dreams big

In Florida, a dedicated group of Legionnaires have big plans for the state's Heroes to Hometowns program.

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2011 Legacy Run registration ongoing

2011 Legacy Run registration ongoing

Online form available for Run that will begin Aug. 21 in Indianapolis and conclude Aug. 25 in Minneapolis at the National Convention.

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USAA sets up shop in Pentagon

USAA sets up shop in Pentagon

Alliance between Pentagon Federal Credit Union and USAA now includes office sharing inside the Pentagon.

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'A real gentleman'

'A real gentleman'

Longtime NECman Glenn Green, who passed away in March, will be missed by those who viewed him as gentleman and mentor as much as a fellow Legionnaire.

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1 million service hours the goal for 2011

1 million service hours the goal for 2011

Legionnaires provide more than 900,000 volunteer hours at VA medical facilities in 2010; hitting seven digits the goal for this year.

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Why You Should Belong

Why You Should Belong

New booklet provides information on dozens of American Legion programs, serving as a valuable recruiting tool.

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2011 Oratorical contestants announced

2011 Oratorical contestants announced

The 53 contestants participating in The American Legion’s 74th National Oratorical High School Contest have been finalized.

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2011 Legion streaming schedule set

2011 Legion streaming schedule set

Oratorical Contest, Boys Nation and American Legion Baseball World series among events to be available to view online.

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VA revamping suicide prevention campaign

VA revamping suicide prevention campaign

‘It’s Your Call’ will feature a Veterans Crisis Line and seek help from Legionnaires in spreading the word about its 800 number.

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Legion: Pay the troops, without delay

Legion: Pay the troops, without delay

Organization calling for Congress, White House to ensure all active-duty servicemembers receive full paychecks on time.

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Legion supports 'The Making of a Star'

Legion supports 'The Making of a Star'

Auditions for summer TV series seeking talented servicemembers, veterans planned in eight cities nationwide.

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VA provides answers to shutdown concerns

VA provides answers to shutdown concerns

Veterans Field Guide provides information on what services will be available or suspended during government shutdown.

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VA adopts construction program plan

VA adopts construction program plan

Five-year plan will become 10-year plan beginning in October.

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Family Support Network available to troops

Family Support Network available to troops

As the federal government threatens to shut down, The American Legion is reaching out to military families.

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Budget debate shouldn’t affect troops’ pay

Budget debate shouldn’t affect troops’ pay

National commander: That a government shutdown could cause U.S. servicemembers to go without pay is unacceptable

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Federal job events set for April 13

Federal job events set for April 13

Chamber of Commerce to hold workshops and conferences on CEO leadership and entrepreneurial practices.

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Providing the proper honors

Providing the proper honors

New York Legionnaire organizes burial service for 20 indigent, homeless veterans as part of Missing in American Project.

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