'Military families are better served because of you'
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'Military families are better served because of you'

Our Military Kids, an American Legion Child Welfare Foundation grant recipient, ensures children of deployed or wounded servicemembers enjoy extracurricular activities that make them happy.

‘Good Guy’ Joe Torre talks Yankee legacy, work with children
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‘Good Guy’ Joe Torre talks Yankee legacy, work with children

It was Torre’s Safe at Home Foundation, a charity dedicated to fighting domestic violence, that led The American Legion Past Department Commanders’ Club (PDCC) to select him as this year’s James V. Day “Good Guy” Award winner.
CWF awards $640,395 in grants for 2016
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CWF awards $640,395 in grants for 2016

The grants will be awarded to 24 nonprofit organizations whose projects will address the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of youth.

Legion family sings for teen with Cystic Fibrosis
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Legion family sings for teen with Cystic Fibrosis

Attendees of the Legion's National Children & Youth Conference sang a song of love for Rosie Albright, who received a lung transplant last year and lost her sister to Cystic Fibrosis.

Beads of Courage tells a child's medical journey
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Beads of Courage tells a child's medical journey

The Child Welfare Foundation grant recipient provides children with cancer or other serious illnesses with a glass, handmade bead for every step of their hospital treatment.

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