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OCW honors paralympic athletes

OCW honors paralympic athletes

American Legion Family members help distribute gear, give thanks to participants at the Army Warrior Trials at West Point.

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Blue Star Salute draws large crowd

Blue Star Salute draws large crowd

Nearly 1,000 military members and their families attend the ninth annual Indiana Blue Star Salute.

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Legion, Founding Fathers Brewing Co. teaming up

Legion, Founding Fathers Brewing Co. teaming up

Founding Fathers will support American military families with half of net profits from sales through Legion posts.

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Festival perfect backdrop for Legion, Soldier's Wish

Festival perfect backdrop for Legion, Soldier's Wish

The Tree Town Music Festival, which featured stars like Toby Keith and Brad Paisley, gave The American Legion and Soldier's Wish exposure to thousands during Memorial Day weekend.

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Joe Denim: Performer, songwriter, patriot

Joe Denim: Performer, songwriter, patriot

Country music personality talks with The American Legion about Memorial Day and the men and women defending our nation.

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Legion named charity of Iowa music festival

Legion named charity of Iowa music festival

Tree Town Music Festival recognizes The American Legion as its official charity, honoring active-duty military, veterans and their families.

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OCW steps up for wounded soldier

OCW steps up for wounded soldier

Department of Minnesota presents iPad, iPod to U.S. Army private suffering from traumatic brain injury.

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A tribute on wheels

A tribute on wheels

Veterans and their families see the People’s Race Car as a way to celebrate service.

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Legion presents gifts to Marine Corps Trials participants

Legion presents gifts to Marine Corps Trials participants

Legion family members hand out more than 300 Operation Comfort Warriors backpacks to wounded warriors in eight-sport paralympic-style invitational at Camp Pendleton.

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Bush plans to breach ‘civilian-military’ divide

Bush plans to breach ‘civilian-military’ divide

At George W. Bush Institute's military summit, former president pledged full support for newest generation of veterans – and explained how two studies can help them.

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OCW, rodeo champion fete wounded warriors

OCW, rodeo champion fete wounded warriors

Steer wrestler Trevor Knowles continues to raise awareness and funds for Legion’s support program for wounded veterans.

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Legion strongly opposes threat to commissaries

Legion strongly opposes threat to commissaries

National Commander Dellinger calls possible $1 billion DoD cut to military commissary program an ‘undeserved blow to our men and women in servce.’

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A night of camaraderie, honoring and fundraising

A night of camaraderie, honoring and fundraising

Warrior Appreciation Night, sponsored in part by The American Legion, brings together veterans, servicemembers and their supporters for a night to honor those who've served.

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Legion sponsor at Warrior Appreciation Night

Legion sponsor at Warrior Appreciation Night

American Legion at forefront of event that honors men and women who have fallen in service to their country.

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Online raffle benefits Legion programs

Online raffle benefits Legion programs

Raffle donations will be presented to the Legion on Jan. 16 during the seventh annual Warrior Appreciation Night in Las Vegas.

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Arlington's horsemen not left in the cold

Arlington's horsemen not left in the cold

Legion helps equip the Old Guard's Caisson Platoon with needed cold-weather gear.

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OCW provides special Christmas dinner

OCW provides special Christmas dinner

Wounded warriors and their families in San Diego enjoy turkey dinner and presents.

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Taking care of their brothers and sisters

Taking care of their brothers and sisters

Department of New Mexico Legion Family delivers nearly $30,000 worth of gifts to Albuquerque VA medical center and homeless shelter through Operation Comfort Warriors.

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OCW among wounded warriors dinner sponsors

OCW among wounded warriors dinner sponsors

The Aleethia Foundation hosted its 10th reunion dinner in Washington, D.C., for nearly 400 servicemembers, their families and supporters of the foundation.

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Fort Bragg says thanks to OCW

Fort Bragg says thanks to OCW

Donations have provided essential kitchen necessities for wounded warriors.

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OCW treats warriors, families to day of fun

OCW treats warriors, families to day of fun

Legion program gives injured servicemembers and their families a day at Six Flags San Antonio.

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Healing, growing in northern Wisconsin

Healing, growing in northern Wisconsin

A dedicated staff, volunteers and department help Camp American Legion offer veterans, servicemembers and their families a chance to recuperate, rehabilitate in a beautiful setting.

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Legion Family flower of remembrance

Legion Family flower of remembrance

Funds derived from the distribution of poppy flowers now go toward the needs of active-duty servicemembers and their families, as well as veterans.

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Legion feeds wounded warriors, families

Legion feeds wounded warriors, families

The Legion’s Operation Comfort Warriors program participated in Organization Day at Fort Knox.

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Legion, Soldier’s Wish headed to New York City

Legion, Soldier’s Wish headed to New York City

Legion, Soldier’s Wish will have booth set up at HISTORY NYC Event on June 25.

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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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Legion, Soldier’s Wish honor veterans

Legion, Soldier’s Wish honor veterans

Another successful Salute & Serve Our Nation’s Heroes event takes place at the CMA Music Festival in Nashville, Tenn.

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Legion, Soldier's Wish head to Tennessee

The Legion, Soldier’s Wish, HISTORY channel are at the CMA Music Festival in Nashville for another Salute & Serve Our Nation’s Heroes event.

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Salute & Serve event a success in Charlotte

Salute & Serve event a success in Charlotte

Effort teaming up The American Legion, Soldier’s Wish and HISTORY provides race tickets, VIP experiences for veterans, servicemembers at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

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Iowa’s Operation Troop Support a true success

Iowa’s Operation Troop Support a true success

When nearly 3,000 Iowa National Guardsmen were deployed, the state’s American Legion Family stepped up for the servicemembers and their loved ones.

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