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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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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Legionnaires can support The American Legion’s 'April Is Children & Youth Month' by raising funds to benefit their local Children’s Miracle Network hospital.
As a grass-roots organization, many of the Legion's programs and policies started at the local level.
Calendar includes Legion meetings and deadlines, holidays, anniversaries of Legion-era wars, and various Legion events.
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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Legion volunteers assist in Arlington for a tribute to the OEF/OIF heroes who have died caring for their comrades.
Entries must be certified and submitted to The American Legion National Headquarters by Sept. 15.
Around 30 cadets visited American Legion National Headquarters and were networked via video conference with officers in Iraq.
At the Legion’s small business development workshop, attendees received invaluable advice on entrepreneurship.
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The book, ‘An Inning at a Time,’ tells the story of an Indiana Legion Baseball teams journey of winning the National Championship in 1977.
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.
Discussion focuses on changing role through the years, including critical involvement in current wars.
In Florida, a dedicated group of Legionnaires have big plans for the state's Heroes to Hometowns program.
Online form available for Run that will begin Aug. 21 in Indianapolis and conclude Aug. 25 in Minneapolis at the National Convention.
Alliance between Pentagon Federal Credit Union and USAA now includes office sharing inside the Pentagon.
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.
Legionnaires provide more than 900,000 volunteer hours at VA medical facilities in 2010; hitting seven digits the goal for this year.
New booklet provides information on dozens of American Legion programs, serving as a valuable recruiting tool.
The 53 contestants participating in The American Legion’s 74th National Oratorical High School Contest have been finalized.
Oratorical Contest, Boys Nation and American Legion Baseball World series among events to be available to view online.
‘It’s Your Call’ will feature a Veterans Crisis Line and seek help from Legionnaires in spreading the word about its 800 number.
Organization calling for Congress, White House to ensure all active-duty servicemembers receive full paychecks on time.
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Auditions for summer TV series seeking talented servicemembers, veterans planned in eight cities nationwide.
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Veterans Field Guide provides information on what services will be available or suspended during government shutdown.
Five-year plan will become 10-year plan beginning in October.
As the federal government threatens to shut down, The American Legion is reaching out to military families.
National commander: That a government shutdown could cause U.S. servicemembers to go without pay is unacceptable
Chamber of Commerce to hold workshops and conferences on CEO leadership and entrepreneurial practices.
New York Legionnaire organizes burial service for 20 indigent, homeless veterans as part of Missing in American Project.
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