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A reason to keep working, and a nice donation

A reason to keep working, and a nice donation

Riders get a chance to spend time with wounded warriors from Fort Hood, then a familiar name offers a big donation during Legacy Run's Day 4.

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Legacy Run messes with Texas

Legacy Run messes with Texas

Despite 'grueling' heat that hit mid-90s, ride covers 368 miles on Day 3.

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Coming full circle

Coming full circle

PNC Tom Bock, who oversaw the first Legacy Run, is in Missouri to see how much the event has grown.

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Paying their respects, raising some money

Paying their respects, raising some money

Legacy Run participants stop at Missouri Veterans Home, bring donation total to more than $119,000.

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New faces, same results for Legacy Run

New faces, same results for Legacy Run

Kickoff event raises more than $80,000 for American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund.

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OCW donation planned for Legacy Run

OCW donation planned for Legacy Run

Operation Comfort Warriors will present thousands of dollars worth of sporting goods, outdoor games to Fort Hood WTB.

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Legacy Run gets under way Aug. 18

Legacy Run gets under way Aug. 18

Motorcycle ride will travel 1,500 miles from Indianapolis to Houston, raising money for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund along the way.

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Legion, Sears, Rebuilding Together teaming up

Legion, Sears, Rebuilding Together teaming up

Legion will join with Sears, Rebuilding Together to revitalize homeless veterans facility in Houston during national convention.

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Riders’ Biker for Boots event raises $15,000

Riders’ Biker for Boots event raises $15,000

American Legion Riders Chapter 24 in Tombstone, Ariz., collect thousands of dollars for foundation benefiting Arizona veterans.

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Legacy Run groups assignments online

Legacy Run groups assignments online

Group assignments for the Legacy Run, which leaves Indianapolis Aug. 18, are now available online.

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Legion makes its presence known at Sturgis

Legion makes its presence known at Sturgis

Teaming up with Soldier’s Wish, Legion staff, volunteers reach out to hundreds of veterans attending the annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.

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Riders wanted for escort at national convention

Riders wanted for escort at national convention

All Riders are invited to serve as escort to veterans center rebuild, attend convention meeting.

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Time running out for online Run registration

Time running out for online Run registration

More than 400 riders have registered for the 2013 American Legion Legacy Run; online registration ends Aug. 9.

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‘A Legion home away from home’

‘A Legion home away from home’

Legion Riders find oasis on way to Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in the form of Legion Post 311.

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Rolling out the welcome (place) mats

Rolling out the welcome (place) mats

Legion Post 33 teams up with VFW to feed thousands of hungry visitors at the Sturgis Motorcyle Rally.

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5-day motorcycle ride to benefit children of fallen military

5-day motorcycle ride to benefit children of fallen military

The American Legion’s Legacy Run has raised $3.3 million in scholarship money for children whose parents have died on active duty since 9/11.

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Legiontown now has Legion Riders section

Legiontown now has Legion Riders section

Share your American Legion Riders success stories on Legiontown.org.

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Volunteers sought for Sturgis vets club repairs

Volunteers sought for Sturgis vets club repairs

Rebuilding Together, Craftsman seeking veterans attending Sturgis Rally to help renovate Vet’s Club of Sturgis.

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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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