You served your country, and in the process you were injured. It could be a bad back. It could be loss of limb. Or maybe you're not sure if you're entitled to any government benefits. American Legion service officers file thousands of VA claims each year on behalf of America's veterans. And the Legion's Benefits Calculator can help you prepare to file a claim.


Legion hosts Pacific Islander roundtable discussion

Congressional meeting held at Washington office to address benefits access for veterans in Guam, American Samoa and the Northern Marianas.

American Legion reaching out to veterans in Wisconsin

A town hall meeting and a three-day Veterans Benefits Center will be held in Tomah.

Legion urges Congress to re-evaluate fiduciary programs

During recent testimony, a Legion representative noted how consolidation of Department of Veterans Affairs fiduciary programs are hampering advocacy efforts and limiting interaction betreen accredited representatives and the VA.

Legion to Congress: Education, employment programs must consolidate

Recent Legion testimony included recommendations to Congress to improve legislation by condensing veterans education and enployment programs and services.

A 'good relationship' that's growing

The American Legion enjoyed more great publicity during the Tree Town Music Festival, which was attended by thousands of fans.

Legion presence growing at Tree Town

The opening of this year's four-day country music festival saw the debut of The American Legion Stage.

Tree Town festival underway this weekend

Four-day country music festival starts tonight and runs through Sunday; The American Legion is the official charity and will have a stage at the event.

Legion, VA conducting Twitter chat

The Legion and the Department of Veterans Affairs will team up May 20 for a Twitter chat on memorial benefits.

New Jersey Legion providing jobs ... and much more

Department of New Jersey's job fairs have provided employment to hundreds of veterans, and now are assisting with health, housing issues.

Tickets remain for this year's Tree Town Festival

Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley and Rascal Flatts performing at four-day festival in Iowa; Legion service officers on hand while Legion is the event's official charity.