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Shinseki: VA demand grows

Shinseki: VA demand grows

Patients, budget, backlog all still climbing, but headway is being made on veteran homelessness, secretary tells Legionnaires.

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Female veterans find room for VA improvement

Female veterans find room for VA improvement

American Legion survey finds gender-specific health-care services lacking in many areas.

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Overhaul of TAP under way

Overhaul of TAP under way

Labor official says transformation of program will help military personnel find the right careers after discharge.

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Freedom Car to visit South Carolina VA

Freedom Car to visit South Carolina VA

Driver Jerick Johnson and his crew will meet veterans at the Greenville, S.C., Outpatient Clinic before their race there Saturday.

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Snyder, Summers reflect on court ruling

Snyder, Summers reflect on court ruling

Marine hero’s dad vows to continue battling Westboro protests despite court's decision.

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They called her 'The Angel of Death'

They called her 'The Angel of Death'

Maj. Allison Black, known as 'The Angel of Death,’ rained fire on insurgents in Afghanistan as one of the first women pilots to open fire in the conflict.

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A deep tradition of supporting women vets

A deep tradition of supporting women vets

The Legion's two-month, worldwide online survey of female veterans is only a small part of the advocacy the organization has done for women veterans.

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Legion Baseball emblem now on caps

Legion Baseball emblem now on caps

A relationship with Richardson Sports has been formed to ensure Legion teams and coaches are outfitted with caps featuring The American Legion Baseball emblem.

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Honoring her promise

Honoring her promise

A Holocaust survivor and the winner of the National Commander's PR Award, Nesse Godin honors her pledge to tell the story of one of humanity's darkest times.

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Alaskan is Hospital Volunteer of the Year

Alaskan is Hospital Volunteer of the Year

Crucelina ‘Cris’ Vrabel is honored for her exemplary service to Alaskan veterans.

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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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