The Target dates are set as the First Wednesday of the month and membership must be in the Department Headquarters to count.
Thanksgiving Day Observance
Posted on November 24th, 2015
The Department Headquarters will be closed for Thanksgiving from Noon on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 till Monday, November 30th when we will reopen at 8:00 am. We wish everyone a Happy and Safe Holidays.
VA Moves are ‘ An Insult and a Disgrace’ says Legion Commander
Posted on November 21st, 2015
WASHINGTON (November 20, 2015) – The head of the nation’s largest veterans service organization reacted with disappointment about VA’s refusal to terminate two senior executives that were at the heart of the latest scandal involving exorbitant relocation allowances. “After the congressional hearing investigating the matter, I believed that VA was finally understanding the need to… Read More »
Department Membership Renewal Event
Posted on November 20th, 2015
On November 20 and 21, 2015, the HQ staff, along with Division Commanders and volunteers, met in Austin to call expired members. This may result in local Posts receiving checks and/or inquiries from expired members. Because of the break in membership these individuals can be renewed without maintaining their “continuous years” or they may be processed as… Read More »
Legion National Commander: Pause Import of Syrian Refugees
Posted on November 19th, 2015
INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 19, 2015) – Concerned about the threats represented by ISIS and other jihadists, the head of the nation’s largest veterans organization has called for at least a temporary halt to White House plans to allow thousands of Syrian refugees to enter the United States. “Unless a flawless vetting process can be established, The… Read More »
Renew your membership online
Posted on November 4th, 2015
Your annual dues help support the programs of The American Legion in your community, state and nation. American Legion programs and service include: Troop Support, Child Welfare Foundation, American Legion Baseball, our Department Service Officers, Family Support Network, Veterans Job Fairs and many other programs. To renew your dues, simply click on the “Renew Your… Read More »