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TARGET DATES FOR 2014 – 2015

September 3, 2014 50%   
October 1, 2014 55%
November 5, 2014 65%            
December 3, 2014 75%
January 14, 2015 85%
February 4, 2015 90%             
March 4, 2015 95%
April 1, 2015 98%             
May 6, 2015 100%           


The Target dates are set as the First Wednesday of the month and membership must be in the Department Headquarters to count.

Quick links:

  • National PUFL Application Processing Change

    Posted on March 4th, 2015

    MEMO: To All Posts Adjutants MEMO FROM: Jack Querfeld, Director, Internal Affairs Division SUBJECT: Paid-Up-For-Life Application Processing Change In January 2014, National Headquarters introduced a new simplified pricing structure for its Paid-Up-For-Life (PUFL) plan which also included the ability for a member to apply online for lifetime membership.  This was done with the intent of… Read More »

  • American Legion Extension Institute Training

    Posted on February 20th, 2015

    American Legion Extension Institute training will be held at the Omni Austin Southpark Hotel on April 18, 2015; we will begin at 9:00am. The course fee for members of The American Legion and Sons of The American Legion registration is $5.00 and for Auxiliary members its $10.00. Course fees will be collected at the training.… Read More »

  • Availability of the new American Legion Citizenship Outreach Guide

    Posted on February 18th, 2015

    Helping lawful immigrants prepare for citizenship and assimilation into American society has been a longstanding and proud tradition of The American Legion since our founding.  Legion posts are recognized for having a leadership role in community betterment, and as such, are well suited to provide a welcoming and trusted space for immigrant communities.  In Washington… Read More »

  • Helm: New Defense Secretary Faces Enormous Challenges

    Posted on February 18th, 2015

    WASHINGTON (Feb. 18, 2015) –  “The biggest challenges since the end of the cold war,” is how American Legion National Commander Michael D. Helm described the tasks facing new Defense Secretary Ash Carter.  “I congratulate Secretary Carter on his recent confirmation.  It is crucial that Congress and the president give Secretary Carter everything he needs… Read More »

  • 2015 National Convention Information

    Posted on February 6th, 2015

    The 2015 National Convention will be held in Baltimore, MD, from Aug 28th to Sept 3, 2015 and the registration fee is $25.00 per individual. We will be staying at the Marriott Inner Harbor Hotel and our room rate is $154.00 per night, with 2 people per room. $10.00 for each additional person, the Tax… Read More »