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A journey for the children of the fallen

A journey for the children of the fallen

After 2,500 miles, William Shatner and Legion Riders bring the Rivet Ride into Los Angeles – raising awareness and funds for the Legacy Scholarship along the way.

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'A great cause'

'A great cause'

Rivet Ride hits Arizona and turns its sights toward Las Vegas – all while raising awareness about The American Legion Legacy Fund.

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Longtime Illinois adjutant, Legion Rider passes away

Longtime Illinois adjutant, Legion Rider passes away

Terry Woodburn served 15 years as the state adjutant and was involved with the Legacy Run from its beginning 10 years ago.

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Shatner, Legion Riders kick off journey

Shatner, Legion Riders kick off journey

'Star Trek' actor is retracing his path along Route 66 to help The American Legion raise awareness and funds for its Legacy Scholarship.

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Shatner and the Legion Riders: 'A natural pairing'

Shatner and the Legion Riders: 'A natural pairing'

Entertainment icon William Shatner explains how he became connected with the Legion Riders as they approach their cross-country trek together.

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I Am The American Legion - Mike Kirchoff

“You kind of have that void. You need something. The American Legion filled that void.”

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A spirited effort in Wisconsin

A spirited effort in Wisconsin

For the second straight year, Wisconsin Legion Riders travel nearly 700 miles across the state to raise money for the Legacy Fund.

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Schedule set for Legacy Ride with William Shatner

Schedule set for Legacy Ride with William Shatner

Legion Riders to join legendary actor to raise funds for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship which helps the children of fallen servicemembers.

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Riders joining William Shatner to raise awareness about American Legion

William Shatner will take new motorcycle design “Rivet” on a 2,000-mile road trip to raise awareness for The American Legion; he wants your help in planning the ride.

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Legacy Run leaves Indy Aug. 23

Legacy Run leaves Indy Aug. 23

10th annual charity motorcyle ride will take hundreds of participants through Indiana, Ohio and Pennsylvania before concluding at Post 22 in Towson, Md.

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Legion Rider's nostalgic journey one for the history books

Legion Rider's nostalgic journey one for the history books

A Marine Corps veteran's remarkable, bittersweet cross-country motorcycle ride concluded in the natio'ns capital - just in time for Memorial Day obeservances.

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Legion places wreath at original Tomb of Unknown Soldier

Legion places wreath at original Tomb of Unknown Soldier

Four Legionnaires, including a World War II veteran, placed the wreath near Lee Mansion at Arlington National Cemetery.

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'Spirit of 45' rides into Indianapolis

'Spirit of 45' rides into Indianapolis

Dr. Bruce Heilman, 88, made a stop on his 6,000-mile motorcycle ride to lay a wreath with other Okinawa veterans at city's World War II memorial.

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Man, dog 'scoot' across America for Legacy Fund

Man, dog 'scoot' across America for Legacy Fund

Adam Sandoval and canine pal 'Scooter' raise scholarship money for children of slain servicemembers on record-breaking motorcycle run.

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Riders laying wreath at Civil War monument

Riders laying wreath at Civil War monument

On May 23, American Legion Riders will conduct a formal wreath-laying at Arlington National Cemetery's Civil War Unknowns Monument.

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'The best people you're ever going to find'

'The best people you're ever going to find'

Post 392 in Panama City, Fla,, has used a mentoring approach, and the Legion Riders, to bring in dozens of active-duty military and Post-9/11 veterans.

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Riders step up to help one of their own

Riders step up to help one of their own

Two Virginia Legionnaires drove to Atlanta and then Shreveport, La., to help World War II veteran, fellow Legion Rider E. Bruce Heilman on his 6,000-mile motorcycle trek across the nation.

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Legionnaire is a 'modern-day Paul Revere'

Legionnaire is a 'modern-day Paul Revere'

88-year-old Legion Rider will travel 6,000 miles across the country on his motorcycle, sharing a message of remembrance for the 70th anniversary of World War II's end.

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Post 177 again hosting Rolling Thunder events

Post 177 again hosting Rolling Thunder events

Rides to Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery among activities planned May 22-24 around nation's capital.

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2015 Legacy Run online registration underway

2015 Legacy Run online registration underway

Registration will continue through August for motorcycle ride that raises funds for children of fallen U.S. servicemembers.

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Arizona Riders take Christmas to veterans

Arizona Riders take Christmas to veterans

Riders from multiple chapters deliver holiday cheer, stockings to residents of VA community living center, dorm.

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ALR donation makes life-changing impact

ALR donation makes life-changing impact

Chapter 60 in Logansport, Ind., still involved with homeless veterans facility after donating $3,000 to sponsor an apartment there.

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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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