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Legacy Run hits $1 million

Legacy Run hits $1 million

Ride raised more than $434,000; another $566k donated during national convention, bringing total to $1 million

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Legacy Run Day 5: End of ride brings 'mixed emotions'

Legacy Run Day 5: End of ride brings 'mixed emotions'

Legacy Run wraps up in Kings Mountain, N.C., ending another succesful fundraising effort by the Legion Riders.

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Legacy Run nets $420,000 ... so far

Legacy Run nets $420,000 ... so far

More than 270 motorcycles travel from Indianapolis to Charlotte, N.C., on American Legion Legacy Run; more donations expected during national convention.

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Legacy Run Day 4: All in the family and a very special vest

Legacy Run Day 4: All in the family and a very special vest

Legacy Run leaves North Carolina for a stop in Georgia, collecting more than $60,000 in donations along the way.

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Legacy Run Day 3: Sun, warmer temps and a new supporter

Legacy Run Day 3: Sun, warmer temps and a new supporter

The sun finally shines on Riders in North Carolina, and in Virginia, the Run makes a new friend in a legendary radio host.

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Legacy Run Day 2: 'A little bit of wet weather is nothing'

Legacy Run Day 2: 'A little bit of wet weather is nothing'

More rain slows down the Legacy Run but doesn't deter the spirit of the men and women riding in it.

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Legacy Run Day 1: 'The cause' trumps the rain

Legacy Run Day 1: 'The cause' trumps the rain

Poor weather doesn't slow down the fund-raising efforts of the Legion Riders.

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Legacy Run 2014 already off to good start

Legacy Run 2014 already off to good start

More than $121,000 raised during opening night at Post 64 in Indianapolis; ride leaves Indy at 8 a.m. this morning.

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Legacy Run leaves Indianapolis Aug. 17

Legacy Run leaves Indianapolis Aug. 17

More than 600 participants have signed up for the motorcycle ride that raises funds for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund.

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Legacy Run GPS coordinates available to download

Legacy Run GPS coordinates available to download

Daily GPS coordinates for stops on the Legacy Run now are available to download.

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Legacy Run rider groups now available

Legacy Run rider groups now available

Hundreds of riders will leave Indianapolis Aug. 17 and end up in Charlotte, N.C., raising funds for the Legacy Fund along the way.

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Legacy Run online registration deadline Aug. 1

Legacy Run online registration deadline Aug. 1

More than 540 participants already have signed up online for 2014 Legacy Run.

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Legion posts hosting Legacy Run stops

Legion posts hosting Legacy Run stops

Several Legion posts will open their doors to the hundreds of Legacy Run participants.

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Saving the Bladensburg Peace Cross

Saving the Bladensburg Peace Cross

An American Legion war memorial stands in danger of being removed from public land.

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Three fallen heroes' names remembered

Three fallen heroes' names remembered

An American Legion Rider carries the names of two Vietnam and one Iraq servicemember killed in action on his Run for The Wall.

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Legion again big part of Rolling Thunder

Legion again big part of Rolling Thunder

American Legion post in the D.C. area hosting various events during this weekend's annual Rolling Thunder ride.

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Meet the ALR Advisory Committee

Meet the ALR Advisory Committee

Committee liaisons with Internal Affairs Commission work with individual departments.

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South Carolina ALR aiming for top again

South Carolina ALR aiming for top again

More than 100 South Carolina Legionnaires participate in state's third Legacy Run.

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2014 Legacy Run route announced

2014 Legacy Run route announced

Ride will travel through eight states, cover more than 1,300 miles while raising funds for children of servicemembers killed on active duty.

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Hotel options for 2014 Legacy Run

Hotel options for 2014 Legacy Run

Multiple hotel choices exist for each night of the Legacy Run.

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Events planned for post-Legacy Run

Events planned for post-Legacy Run

The Legacy Run may end on Aug. 21, but plenty of fun is planned for riders after arriving in North Carolina.

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2014 Legacy Run registration picking up

2014 Legacy Run registration picking up

More than 170 participants signed up for 2014 American Legion Legacy Run.

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Battling homelessness at the local level

Battling homelessness at the local level

Legion Riders chapter raises $3,000 to sponsor an apartment in new long-term homeless veterans facility.

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Promotional materials soon to be available to ALR

Materials will use Legion Riders as one example of how all Legion programs support veterans, families, children and the community.

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Riders appointed to National Advisory Committee

Riders appointed to National Advisory Committee

Committee members appointed by national commander during Fall NEC Meetings.

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Riders-turned-disciples raise $12K for camp

Riders-turned-disciples raise $12K for camp

During the fourth annual Fall Ride to Camp, Wisconsin Legion Riders raise $12,632 for Camp American Legion.

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2013 Legacy Run shirts still available

2013 Legacy Run shirts still available

Order yours by Sept. 23 to get delivery after Oct. 15.

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Legacy Run raises $764,000 for children of fallen servicemembers

Legacy Run raises $764,000 for children of fallen servicemembers

Ride that left Indianapolis and traveled 1,500 miles to national convention sets donation record, brings overall total to more than $4 million in eight Legacy Runs.

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Ride wraps up on 'Legacy Run Day'

Ride wraps up on 'Legacy Run Day'

Aug. 22 proclaimed "American Legion Legacy Run Day" as 2013 Run wraps up in League City, Texas, having raised more than $334,000.

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Fulfilling a specific need

Fulfilling a specific need

Legion’s Operation Comfort Warriors provides more than $7,000 worth of equipment to Fort Hood Warrior Transition Battalion.

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