The American Legion’s Big Twelve Competition recognizes departments that meet or exceed their pledged membership goal percentage by the March target date. The percentage does not include members gained through DMS.
The winner in each category will be reimbursed for computer equipment purchases of up to $2,000. Runners-up in each category will be reimbursed for computer equipment purchases of up to $1,000.
For missing categories, a department winner was not named.
Big Twelve category winners:
Category I – departments of 100,000 or more members: Ohio
Category III – 40,0000 - 64,999 members: Michigan
Category V – 10,000 - 24,999 members: South Dakota
Category VI – 9,999 - or fewer members: Delaware
Category V – 10,000 - 24,999 members: Connecticut
Category VI – 9,999 - or fewer members: Utah
For more information about the Big Twelve award and others, download The American Legion's National Membership Awards Points Manual.