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OCW provides service dog to wounded warrior

OCW provides service dog to wounded warrior

The Legion provided Legionnaire James Harris of Kansas with a service dog in eight days.

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Tractor relay raises more than $10,000 for OCW

Tractor relay raises more than $10,000 for OCW

The Tractor Relay Across Nebraska more than doubled its Operation Comfort Warrior donations from last year.

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OCW donates $10,000 to Tomah VA Medical Center

OCW donates $10,000 to Tomah VA Medical Center

Operation Comfort Warriors grant will create recording studio, purchase adaptive hockey equipment for veterans at the facility.

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Scouts gear up for 59-day OCW fundraiser

Scouts gear up for 59-day OCW fundraiser

Three Boy Scouts and a Vietnam veteran are bike riding from the Oregon coast to New York City to raise funds for Operation Comfort Warriors.

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Legion helps bring wheelchair course to Tampa VA

Legion helps bring wheelchair course to Tampa VA

Home Depot, Legion unite to build slalom course at facility to help wheelchair patients learn real-world use of their wheelchairs.

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Legion Family offers support to troops in Germany

Legion Family offers support to troops in Germany

Legion Family delegation delivers Samsung Galaxy tablets, gift cards and words of appreciation during visit to Fisher House, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center.

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Wheels for Warriors

16-year-old Bryce Nurding is leading a group of six Boy Scouts and adults on a cross-country ride to raise funds in support of The American Legion’s OCW program.

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I Am The American Legion - Tony Stewart

“I felt like I had more to give, and with The American Legion, I found my golden ticket to do some more good in the world and the community where I live.”

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OCW provides boost to Memphis veterans

OCW provides boost to Memphis veterans

Legion program donated more than $7,700 worth of items to assist veterans, including the homeless, in the Memphis area.

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Legion provides tablet to recovering servicemember

Legion provides tablet to recovering servicemember

OCW provides Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 to wounded warrior being treated for traumatic brain injury at Minneapolis VA facility.

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OCW delivers jaw-dropping donation

OCW delivers jaw-dropping donation

Nearly $15,000 in items donated to Philadelphia VA Medical Center programs through the Legion's Operation Comfort Warriors.

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Louisiana veterans receive OCW donations

Louisiana veterans receive OCW donations

American Legion Post and Squadron 122 bring tears to veterans eyes with games, prayer books, comfort items and more.

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OCW supports Fort Benning’s Warrior Games trials

OCW supports Fort Benning’s Warrior Games trials

The Legion program provided nearly $39,000 in gear to assist wounded veterans with the competition.

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Much more than a dinner

Much more than a dinner

Operation Comfort Warriors-sponsored event for Walter Reed patients provides fellowship, healing for wounded and ill servicemembers.

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OCW donation helps homeless vets at Florida VA

OCW donation helps homeless vets at Florida VA

Legion fund provides shoes, backpacks, water and other items to homeless program in Bay Pines facility in St. Petersburg.

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New Mexico post gives $5,200 in OCW gifts

New Mexico post gives $5,200 in OCW gifts

Post 18 provides comfort items to 35 residents at Ft. Bayard Medical Center in Silver City, N.M.

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'It means the difference'

'It means the difference'

Legion's Operation Comfort Warriors donates $10k worth of items to Tampa VA's Spinal Cord Injury Center.

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OCW supporting rafting trip for wounded Marines

OCW supporting rafting trip for wounded Marines

Legionnaire organizing Grand Canyon rafting adventure this August. Group plans future trips with patients from other service branches.

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A month of hours

When a veteran couple fell on hard times, The American Legion and The Home Depot teamed up to help complete their home.

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Promotion raises $31k for Operation Comfort Warriors

Promotion raises $31k for Operation Comfort Warriors

Dr. Pepper Snapple Group raises $31,626 for OCW during summer promotion in Iowa.

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Antique tractor owners raising money for OCW

Antique tractor owners raising money for OCW

Nebraska-based group raised $4,300 for the program last year and will collect donations as they criss-cross the state again in 2015.

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OCW provides picnic for Balboa patients

OCW provides picnic for Balboa patients

Tasty lunch and soothing music, courtesy of American Legion volunteers and donors, give wounded servicemembers an enjoyable afternoon.

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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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OCW donation paves way for clothes closet for homeless veterans

OCW donation paves way for clothes closet for homeless veterans

American Legion creates, stocks clothes closet with nearly $5,000 worth of jackets, sweatshirts, jeans and other essentials at VA facility in Shreveport, La.

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OCW to treat wounded warriors in Texas

OCW to treat wounded warriors in Texas

Wounded servicemembers and family members will receive a barbecue lunch and free admission to Six Flags San Antonio.

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OCW donates $10k in items to North Carolina VA

OCW donates $10k in items to North Carolina VA

Legionanires delivered calling cards, gift cards and other comfort supplies during a surprise visit to veterans at Salisbury VA Medical Center.

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New York Auxiliary raises $72,199 for OCW

New York Auxiliary raises $72,199 for OCW

Past New York Auxiliary President Barbara Corker promoted Operation Comfort Warriors as her fundraising program.

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Antique tractor owners raise funds for OCW

Farmers who drove antique tractors in the third annual Tractor Relay Across Nebraska, donated the funds raised along the way to Operation Comfort Warriors.

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OCW honors paralympic athletes

OCW honors paralympic athletes

American Legion Family members help distribute gear, give thanks to participants at the Army Warrior Trials at West Point.

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Commander delivers OCW gifts to Ft. Knox

Commander delivers OCW gifts to Ft. Knox

National Commander Daniel Dellinger presented a popcorn maker to the Warrior Transition Battalion.

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