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A life-changing event

A life-changing event

Injured veteran receives a new house courtesy of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition; program will air at 8 p.m. EST on Nov. 4.

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Legacy Run Day 5: Done, but not finished

Legacy Run Day 5: Done, but not finished

Riders bring more than $335,000 into Minneapolis. But their efforts are far from over.

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2012 Legacy Run - nothing firm yet

2012 Legacy Run - nothing firm yet

With convention being hosted by Indianapolis, the site of National Headquarters, staff and volunteers are looking at how to conduct a run, additional related events.

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More than $335,000 raised on Legacy Run

More than $335,000 raised on Legacy Run

Motorcyclists cap five-day ride with arrival in Minneapolis; more donations expected through national convention.

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Legacy Run Day 4: The cause hits home

Legacy Run Day 4: The cause hits home

For the first time on the Run, the skies don't open up. And the cause hits close to home for one Legionnaire.

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Legacy Run Day 3: One kilt = $806

Legacy Run Day 3: One kilt = $806

Riders make their way from Michigan to Wisconsin, raining funds in all sorts of ways along the way.

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Legacy Run Day 2: 'Too good of a cause'

Legacy Run Day 2: 'Too good of a cause'

Cool temperatures don't deter the riders; neither does a broken-down motorcycle.

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Legacy Run Day 1: Rain, support and tears

Legacy Run Day 1: Rain, support and tears

Riders travel 336 miles - sometimes in the rain - cheered on along the way before making a big difference to a Michigan family.

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Safety first

Safety first

Chief road captain 'Uncle' Dick Woods, now in his sixth Legacy Run, takes his role seriously.

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Legacy Run hits the road Aug. 21

Legacy Run hits the road Aug. 21

Day of training, meetings and registration at Post 64 in Indianapolis to precede 1,225-mile trek to 93rd National Convention in Minneapolis.

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Ride honors fallen servicemember, aids OCW

Ride honors fallen servicemember, aids OCW

More than $5,500 raised for Operation Comfort Warriors during the third annual Zachary Memorial Run in Indiana.

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Kick Stands Up

The 2011 American Legion Legacy Run Map

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A home fit for a hero

A home fit for a hero

Marine Sgt. Adam Kisielewski, who lost limbs in Iraq in 2005, was given a new home to accommodate his injuries. Legion Riders were there by his side.

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Legacy Run Ride Guide available

Legacy Run Ride Guide available

Booklet containing info on 2011 ride - including route, safety information and ‘posse up' locations - can be downloaded in Word format.

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2011 Legacy Run goal: $450,000

2011 Legacy Run goal: $450,000

Registration remains ongoing for motorcycle ride that has raised more than $2 million for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund.

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2011 Legacy Run route now available

2011 Legacy Run route now available

Participants will cover more than 1,200 miles for ride that raises money for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund.

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Riders with a cause

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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Lone Marine Rolling Thunder

Lone Marine Rolling Thunder

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Rolling Thunder: Good riding, friends, cause

Rolling Thunder: Good riding, friends, cause

More than 300,000 motorcycles riders converged on D.C. to raise awareness for bringing full accountability for prisoners of war and missing in action.

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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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