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Legionnaires prepare to honor Veterans Day

Legionnaires prepare to honor Veterans Day

Legion leadership, individual Legionnaires and posts to take part in observances and celebrations nationwide.

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2015 Membership Renewal Campaign

Monthly data will list members in the direct renewal campaign on mylegion.org.

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Mentorship program looking for veteran leaders of tomorrow

Take Point Initiative offers fellowships to veterans who want to become leaders in nonprofit or policy fields.

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Teddy bears support Legion programs

Teddy bears support Legion programs

Vermont Teddy Bear Company launches a new line of Legionnaire and military-themed bears.

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Gold Brigade spotlight: Robert Hicks of Delaware

Gold Brigade spotlight: Robert Hicks of Delaware

Two-time American Legion Gold Brigade Award recipient Hicks recruited 198 new members into the Legion in 2014.

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Live goat is membership draw for South Dakota

Live goat is membership draw for South Dakota

District commanders in The American Legion Department of South Dakota have an incentive to meet their membership goal for 2014-2015.

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Order target sets online for Junior Shooting Sports

Order target sets online for Junior Shooting Sports

Targets for the 2014-2015 American Legion Junior Shooting Sports season can now be ordered online.

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Why Midterms Matter

Why Midterms Matter

Often dismissed as unimportant, these elections help keep presidents in check and give the opposition party a chance to rebuild.

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OCW plans feast for wounded servicemembers in San Diego

OCW plans feast for wounded servicemembers in San Diego

Legionnaires, Auxiliary members and others will help feed 175 patients and staff at the Naval Medical Center.

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Ask a Service Officer: Veterans benefits by state

Q: What benefits does my state offer?

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America's Most Beloved Veterans

As voted by American Legion media audience members

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Legion advocacy is VA’s best medicine

The Legion is dedicated to solving the problem and helping restore trust, two goals we believe can be attained.

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One for the history books

Convention punctuates Dellinger’s year of “building for tomorrow.”

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The Oak Ridge Boys

Singer Joe Bonsall explains why the quartet, now allied with The American Legion, continues to delight audiences.

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I Am The American Legion - Krista Mette

“You can make time in your life to do anything that you want to do.”

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The pros and cons of borrowing from yourself

Nearly a third of Americans have at some point borrowed from their retirement plan at work, according to a recent TIAA-CREF survey.

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Legion: Get Tahmooressi the help he needs

Legion: Get Tahmooressi the help he needs

Now that retired Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooress has been released from jail, National Commander Helm is calling for immediate treatment of the veteran's post-traumatic stress disorder.

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Legion class teaches entry into federal contracting

Legion class teaches entry into federal contracting

More than 20 veteran business owners attend free class on drafting General Service Administration Schedule proposals.

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Legion college graduates challenged to 'give back'

Legion college graduates challenged to 'give back'

57 Legionnaires completed the annual leadership workshop Friday morning.

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Students deliver resolutions, mottos

Students deliver resolutions, mottos

Legion College students get their resolutions passed and deliver a motto for next year's class.

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NYC parade beckons Legionnaires to march

NYC parade beckons Legionnaires to march

The nation's largest Veterans Day parade welcomes Legion members and families to support former and current servicemembers by joining others in 1.3-mile march.

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Exercise your right to vote in midterm elections

Exercise your right to vote in midterm elections

Midterm elections are less than a week away. Download the Legion's "Get Out the Vote" brochure online to promote the importance of voting.

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Hollywood post recruits 'honorary' celebrity member

Hollywood post recruits 'honorary' celebrity member

Post 43 members caught the eye of comedian Drew Carey during a special Veterans Day taping of The Price is Right.

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Legion's outreach spreads throughout Los Angeles

Legion's outreach spreads throughout Los Angeles

At the Veterans Benefits Center in Inglewood, Calif., veterans and their families received help with PTSD claims, burial benefits and much more.

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Legion club to host on-air tribute to veterans

Legion club to host on-air tribute to veterans

Members of The American Legion Amateur Radio Club (TALARC) will operate on short-wave radio from 9 a.m. through 4 p.m., using the Federal Communications Commission specially-issued radio call sign – W9L

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Mentorship increases Legion volunteerism, retention

Mentorship increases Legion volunteerism, retention

Legion College students learn the valu e of being a mentor to new veterans entering the organization.

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U.S. Veterans Initiative opens transitional housing

U.S. Veterans Initiative opens transitional housing

United States Veterans Initiative vows to 'never leave a veteran behind' with new homeless facility in Washington, D.C.

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Legion shifts gears in southern California outreach

Legion shifts gears in southern California outreach

  The Legion’s Veterans Benefits Center has moved from Long Beach to Inglewood in an effort to reach more area veterans.

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California vets air concerns at Legion town hall

California vets air concerns at Legion town hall

Benefits event in Long Beach to continue helping veterans through Thursday.

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Legion to connect with vets in Los Angeles area

Legion to connect with vets in Los Angeles area

A town hall meeting and Veterans Outreach Center are planned in Long Beach, Calif.

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