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Plenty planned for Legacy Run’s final stop

Plenty planned for Legacy Run’s final stop

Post 554 has multiple activities scheduled for Aug. 23-24 following conclusion of 2013 Legacy Run.

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Detailed Legacy Run route plan now online

Detailed Legacy Run route plan now online

Route plan includes directions, daily mileage totals, and information on event and fuel stops.

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Hoosiers honor Blue, Gold Star families

Hoosiers honor Blue, Gold Star families

Hundreds of military families attended the 2013 Indiana Blue Star Salute event; Legion Riders helped raise $3,500 for Legacy Scholarship.

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Details of 2013 Legacy Run route available

Details of 2013 Legacy Run route available

Legacy Run will leave Indianapolis Aug. 18 and arrive in the Houston area Aug. 22, traveling through Illinois, Missouri and Oklahoma in the process.

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Follow the Legion Riders on Facebook

Follow the Legion Riders on Facebook

ALR Facebook page not only provides information, but gives opportunity for Riders across the country to share their stories.

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Plenty of hotel options available for Legacy Run

Plenty of hotel options available for Legacy Run

Mulltiple hotels have rooms available at every stop along the 2013 American Legion Legacy Run from Indianapolis to Houston.

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2013 Legacy Run has goal of $450,000

2013 Legacy Run has goal of $450,000

Ride from Indianapolis to Houston will try to raise $450,000 for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund.

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Register online for 2013 Legacy Run

Register online for 2013 Legacy Run

More than 300 riders already have registered for the annual motorcycle trek that raises money for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund.

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ALR, Legislative e-newsletters to debut

ALR, Legislative e-newsletters to debut

Growing Legion media now will include regular electronic updates from the Legion Riders, Legislative Commission.

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Legacy Scholarship awards $49,980 to youth

Legacy Scholarship awards $49,980 to youth

Each of the 28 student recipients will receive nearly $2,000 for college expenses.

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Legion Riders to provide escort to Civil War cremains

Legion Riders to provide escort to Civil War cremains

Riders from Post 79 in Zionsville, Ind., will provide escort to cremains to Arlington National Cemetery, where they will be buried.

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Riders preparing for Rolling Thunder

Riders preparing for Rolling Thunder

Annual event honoring fallen comrades, POWs and MIAs once again will have strong American Legion Riders presence.

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American Legion Riders go regional

American Legion Riders go regional

Members of ad-hoc committee tasked with advising national officers, staff on ALR program now assigned region of country.

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Registration ongoing for 2013 Legacy Run sponsored by USAA

Registration ongoing for 2013 Legacy Run sponsored by USAA

Ride to Houston sets goal of raising $450,000 for American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund.

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Florida post hosts cancer poker run

Florida post hosts cancer poker run

Post 392 Legion family opens its doors for eighth annual ‘Tickled Pink’ Breast Cancer Awareness Poker Run.

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Arizona Riders hit road for recovering wounded

Arizona Riders hit road for recovering wounded

Riders from several chapters travel to San Diego to thank recovering servicemembers for their sacrifices.

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2012 Legacy Run tops $722,000

2012 Legacy Run tops $722,000

Nearly three quarters of a million dollars raised for college scholarships for children of servicemembers killed on or after Sept. 11, 2001.

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Legacy Run nets $668,421

Legacy Run nets $668,421

Donation total easily surpasses goal; seven Legacy Runs now have raised more than $3 million.

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The value of sharing information

The value of sharing information

Day 2 of The American Legion Riders Expo includes valuable question-and-answer session.

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A word of thanks for a lasting Legacy

A word of thanks for a lasting Legacy

During a candlelight celebration at the Indiana War Memorial, the Legion is praised for its efforts in ensuring the families of America's fallen aren't forgotten.

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‘You truly made a difference in my life’

‘You truly made a difference in my life’

During the first-ever American Legion Riders Expo, the Riders hear from two of the beneficiaries of their efforts.

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Legacy Run Day 3: A hot lap, and a lot of money

Legacy Run Day 3: A hot lap, and a lot of money

National Commander's Ride takes a lap around Indianapolis Motor Speedway, then finishes up by bringing the donation total to nearly $300,000.

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Riders Expo: Fun for entire family

Riders Expo: Fun for entire family

Event taking place Aug. 23-25 will feature Legion Rider social events, range and classroom training, and candlelight ride honoring Legacy Scholarship recipients.

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Legacy Run Day 2: A lasting legacy

Legacy Run Day 2: A lasting legacy

National Commander's Ride includes stop at Garden City Post 396, the birthplace of The American Legion Riders.

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Legacy Run Day 1: Rain, ghosts and a good cause

Legacy Run Day 1: Rain, ghosts and a good cause

Construction and rain may slow the ride, but doesn't diminish the spirits of the Riders – or the spirits inhabiting a Legion post.

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'A sense of accomplishment'

'A sense of accomplishment'

Seven months of work culminates in a successful Legacy Run pre-rally at Post 1451 in New York.

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Commander's ride gets under way Aug. 21

Commander's ride gets under way Aug. 21

Ride will make stops in Ohio, Michigan before finishing up in Indianapolis Aug. 23.

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Aug. 10 deadline to register online for Ride

Aug. 10 deadline to register online for Ride

Cutoff for National Commander’s Ride approaching; registration for The American Legion Riders Expo will continue.

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Riders Expo to feature blood drive

Riders Expo to feature blood drive

Expo, part of 2012 Legacy Run Home, will feature opportunity to donate blood among many activities.

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Legacy Run ride guide available online

Legacy Run ride guide available online

Booklet includes detailed route information for the National Commander’s Ride, as well as information on group riding and safety.

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