Working with organizations such as the Children’s Organ Transplant Association and Mercy Medical Airlift, the Legion is helping children have a brighter future by helping families raise money for a child’s organ or tissue transplant or by receiving free medical air transportation.
National Chaplain Daniel J. Seehafer delivers his message “Service: God Empowered, America Strengthened” at The National Convention Patriotic Memorial Service. The service also features musical talent of The Minnesota Boychoir, the oldest boychoir in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan area.
The joint session of the National Americanism Commission and National Commission on Children & Youth welcomes the 2011 National Youth Champion Delegation and award winning country-western recording artist Michael Peterson, spokesperson for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship and recipient of the 2011 American Legion National Education Award.