The more we know the better we can be effective!
Membership for the Detachment of New York is only 130 members short of 100%
The Visitation 2019-2020 Calendar. Know when and where.
Convention as always is an amazing experience no matter how many years I go. I strongly suggest that if possible you should partake in the experience yourself. As always, anyone is welcome to go and participate. It’s also a great way to network, gain ideas and advice!
American Legion discusses coronavirus on FOX News American Legion National Legislative Division Director Melissa Bryant appeared on FOX News on March 29 to discuss the coronavirus pandemic and how it’s […]
Beware of scam donation solicitations As with holidays, and natural disasters and other times of emergency, the coronavirus pandemic has brought out those attempting to scam people wanting to assist […]
Toolkit can help posts conduct Buddy Checks during the pandemic A new toolkit to help American Legion posts touch base with veterans in their communities during the coronavirus pandemic is […]
VA fights to flatten the curve against COVID-19 The Department of Veterans Affairs is working directly with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and federal partners to monitor the outbreak […]
Introduced legislation will protect student veterans during COVID-19 crisis Many schools and universities have taken proactive measures to mitigate the spread of the spread of COVID-19, leaving veterans with questions […]
VA COVID-19 news: hiring retired staff, GI Bill benefits continue Each day brings an increase to the number of coronavirus cases and deaths nationwide. And VA medical staff and patients […]
Delivering medical supplies part of ‘what we’re here for’ Dave Butkus had heard enough. The service officer at American Legion Post 146 in Bethlehem, Conn., had listened to government updates, […]
COVID-19 not stopping Legion posts from checking up, helping out Lester Blackwell American Legion Post 138 in Roxboro, N.C., has made Buddy Checks a regular part of the post’s activities. […]
Congressionally mandated commission: Women should be eligible for the draft A congressionally mandated commission recommended Wednesday that women should be eligible for the draft and required to sign up at […]
Disabled veteran finds ‘brotherhood’ during COVID-19 outbreak When the coronavirus pandemic hit Las Vegas, Army veteran Ricky Poe knew life was going to get even more difficult. Poe uses a […]