What we're doing for you today

System Worth Saving site visit in Lexington, Ky.

System Worth Saving task force members are in Lexington, Ky., all week for an inspection tour of the VA medical center there. The facility is designated as the polytrauma site for the VA Mid-South Healthcare Network.

Share your thoughts - 0 comments

Conducting System Worth Saving site visit in Vermont

A Legion System Worth Saving inspection team is beginning a two-day visit to the VA medical center in White River Junction, Vt., to assess the quality of veterans’ health care there.

Share your thoughts - 0 comments

Serving as volunteer ushers at an Arlington National Cemetery remembrance ceremony

D.C. Legion taffers are serving as volunteer ushers at an Arlington National Cemetery remembrance ceremony dedicated to military medical personnel lost during Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Share your thoughts - 0 comments

Conducting site visit to Shelby, N.C., home, of The American Legion Baseball World Series.

Americanism staff are conducting a site visit to Shelby, N.C., new home of The American Legion World Series. Staff are meeting with members of the local Host Committee to continue planning the schedule of events, event promotion, and logistics for the inaugural Legion Baseball World Series tournament in Shelby this August.

Share your thoughts - 0 comments

Conducting site visit to Shelby, N.C., home, of The American Legion Baseball World Series.

Americanism staff are conducting a site visit to Shelby, N.C., new home of The American Legion World Series. Staff are meeting with members of the local Host Committee to continue planning the schedule of events, event promotion, and logistics for the inaugural Legion Baseball World Series tournament in Shelby this August.

Share your thoughts - 0 comments

Presenting National Commander’s Public Relations Award to Holocaust survivor

Nesse Godin will be presented with the National Commander’s Public Relations Award as part of the 51st Washington Conference. Godin was chosen for her dedication to sharing with others – especially Boys Nation delegates – her experiences in the Holocaust.

Share your thoughts - 0 comments

Conducting press conference to announce findings from women veterans survey

The American Legion will host a press conference at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., at 12:30 p.m. today to announce the findings from women veterans survey in conducted online in January. The press conference will be broadcast on C-SPAN.

Share your thoughts - 0 comments

Hosting Commander's Call in Washington

The 51st annual Washington Conference Commander's Call will feature several key speakers, including Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki.

Share your thoughts - 0 comments

Conducting commission meetings during Washington Conference

The Legion's Economic, National Security/Foreign Relations, Legislative, and Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation commissions are hearing from health-care, national security and employment experts during the Washington Conference.

Share your thoughts - 0 comments

Hosting a Veterans on Campus Education Symposium

The Legion's Economic Division is hosting a Veterans on Campus Education Symposium in Washington, D.C.. The symposium which will focus upon issues faced by returning veterans when they choose to take advantage of their GI Bill education benefits and become full-time students.

Share your thoughts - 0 comments

Pages