Former participants in American Legion Youth Programs can stay connected, stay informed and stay active by joining the Youth Programs Alumni Association.Membership is free. Members receive regular news about the programs, resources, volunteer opportunities and an e-newsletter.
After being drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals in 1999, Albert Pujols made his Major League Baseball debut during the 2001 season, and now ranks among the leading home run hitters in baseball history. The first baseman holds many awards, including one World Series title, three Most Valuable Player awards and five Silver Slugger awards.
On April 29, 1975, during the last days of the Vietnam War, President Gerald Ford ordered Operation Frequent Wind - the evacuation of American civilians and at-risk Vietnamese by helicopter from Tan Son Nhut Air Basbase in Saigon. Thousands were evacuated, including Kim Nguyen and her daughter Thuy Pyo, who have resided in Powell, Ohio, for the past 36 years.
Mike Bzozowski, a 2005 Boys Nation delegate, paid a visit to Marymount University to speak with familiar faces — Boys Nation staff.