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Riders with a cause

Kansas chapters raise money, put in volunteer hours and make big differences in the lives of veterans young and old.

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Final day of how we roll

Final day of how we roll

Marty Justis' and fellow Legion Riders time in Washington for Rolling Thunder comes to a close.

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Day 3: How we roll

Day 3: How we roll

Marty Justis and fellow Legion Riders make it to D.C. for Rolling Thunder 2011.

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Day 2: How we roll

Day 2: How we roll

Marty Justis continues his journey with Legion Riders to Washington for Rolling Thunder.

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Day 1: How we roll

Day 1: How we roll

On the road to Washington for Rolling Thunder 2011, with Marty Justis.

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Legion Riders go to DC for Rolling Thunder

Legion Riders go to DC for Rolling Thunder

Day-by-day accounts of Rolling Thunder, biggest Memorial Day Weekend motorcycle ride in the nation, by Marty Justis.

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2011 Legacy Run registration ongoing

2011 Legacy Run registration ongoing

Online form available for Run that will begin Aug. 21 in Indianapolis and conclude Aug. 25 in Minneapolis at the National Convention.

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Legion Riders: An Overview

Legion Riders: An Overview

New video tells the story of The American Legion Riders and the good work they do.

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2011 Legacy Run registration underway

2011 Legacy Run registration underway

Online form available for Run that will begin Aug. 21 in Indianapolis and conclude Aug. 25 in Minneapolis at the National Convention.

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Legacy Run blows goal out of water

Legacy Run blows goal out of water

Easily surpassing the goal of $450,000, this year's Run brings in more than $634,000 for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund.

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'A mixture of pride and sadness'

'A mixture of pride and sadness'

Mixed emotions as Legacy Run comes to an end; donations total more than $360,000 heading into national convention

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Legacy Run Day 4: From over the pond

Legacy Run Day 4: From over the pond

Riders from Great Britain and Germany are taking part in the Legacy Run. The reason is pretty simple: They believe in the cause.

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Legacy Run Day 3: Overwhelming support

Legacy Run Day 3: Overwhelming support

From people lining the overpasses of Iowa to an amazing reception in Albert Lea, Minn., Tuesday was truly a special day for the 2010 Legacy Run and its participants.

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Legacy Run Day 2: 'Coordination' the key

Legacy Run Day 2: 'Coordination' the key

When it comes to getting 200-plus motorcycles through a gas station, several factors come into play. A good sense of humor also helps.

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Legacy Run Day 1: 'It's for the kids'

Legacy Run Day 1: 'It's for the kids'

Sunday's Legacy Run went 430 miles in the August heat. But the ride's purpose - and a chance to see old friends and meet new ones - makes it worth it to participants.

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Legacy Run: The man in charge

Legacy Run: The man in charge

Legion Rider Dick Woods can chat and is folksy friendly. But when it comes to safety and the rules of the Legacy Run, 'Uncle Dick' is all business.

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Legacy Run kick starts Sunday

Legacy Run kick starts Sunday

301 American Legion Riders will leave Indianapolis with a singular goal: raising $450,000 for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund.

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Legacy Run Group assignments now posted

Legacy Run Group assignments now posted

Ride that raises money for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund gets underway Aug. 22.

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Legacy Run map available online

Legacy Run map available online

Run departs Indianapolis Aug. 22 with a goal of raising $450,000 for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship fund.

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Legacy Run route announced

Legacy Run route announced

The 2010 Legacy Run will leave Indianapolis on Aug. 22 and stop in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Minnesota and Wisconsin before ending in Milwaukee.

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2010 Legacy Run registration ongoing

2010 Legacy Run registration ongoing

A goal of $450,000 has been set for the motorcycle ride that raises funds for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship fund.

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2010 Legacy Run registration underway

2010 Legacy Run registration underway

A goal of $450,000 has been set for the 2010 run.

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Riders staying busy across the country

Riders staying busy across the country

Whether it's raising funds or providing toys for children, The American Legion Riders are making a difference wherever they ride.

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Dates set for 2010 Legacy Run

Dates set for 2010 Legacy Run

Legion Riders will depart from Indianapolis on Aug. 22 and arrive Aug. 26 in Milwaukee, the site of the Legion’s 92nd National Convention.

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Maryland Legion Riders launching charity cruise

Maryland Legion Riders launching charity cruise

A September 2010 Caribbean cruise will raise funds for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship fund.

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Vietnam vet honored 40 years later

Vietnam vet honored 40 years later

Army Spec. Don Gerlla was missing in action for more than 40 years. After his remains were discovered, the Patriot Guard made sure he received the tribute he deserved when he arrived home.

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Pennsylvania motorcyclists remember Sept. 11

Pennsylvania motorcyclists remember Sept. 11

Motorcycle riders gather at 9/11 crash site to honor the memory of a fallen soldier.

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Legacy Run delivers $549,000

Legacy Run delivers $549,000

Legion Riders and other motorcyclists go far beyond their $400,000 fundraising goal for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship fund.

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Riders' donations goal in sight

Riders' donations goal in sight

Legion Riders post record participation numbers for the fourth annual Legacy Run.

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Legacy Run riders visit Flt. 93 Memorial

Legacy Run riders visit Flt. 93 Memorial

Riders participated in a wreath presentation at the Flight 93 National Memorial near Shanksville, Pa.

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