TARGET DATES FOR 2017 – 2018

September 6, 2017 50%   
October 4, 2017 55%
November 1, 2017 65%            
December 6, 2017 75%
January 10, 2018 80%
February 7, 2018 85%             
March 7, 2018 90%
April 4, 2018 95%             
May 2, 2018 100%           




  • The American Legion blasts NFL for disrespect

    Posted on September 25th, 2017

    INDIANAPOLIS (September 25, 2017) –  The leader of the nation’s largest veterans organization characterized professional athletes and other Americans who fail to show respect for the national anthem as “misguided and ungrateful.” American Legion National Commander Denise H. Rohan lamented the politicization of what used to be a display of unity at NFL games and… Read More »

  • Veterans Day dinner promotional resources online

    Posted on September 25th, 2017

    Promotional materials to help posts, units and squadrons serve up a bigger-than-ever Family First! Veterans Day dinner Nov. 11 are now available online at, in the area of the national website that hosts brochures, manuals, customizable ads and more from across the Legion’s scope of activities. They are also available at, in the area dedicated… Read More »


    Posted on August 28th, 2017

    National Emergency Fund are available for Legionnaires and Sons of The American Legion members (up to $3,000) Legion Posts (up to $10,000) at are victims of Hurricane Harvey. Legionnaires & SAL member must have been displaced from their primary residence due to a declared natural disaster and provide proof of out-of-pocket expenses. NEF funds are… Read More »

  • 2018 Membership Cards

    Posted on June 28th, 2017

    The 2018 membership cards are in and we have started shipping them to the Posts that have certified. Most of the membership boxes are going out by UPS so watch for your delivery. One of the first things you will notice is the 2018 Membership cards are much longer, also national has redesigned the cards… Read More »