American Legion Auxiliary — August 2012
From our readers
SIMPLY THE BEST I wanted to let you know that I think the May issue is THE best in all my years (40+) in the Auxiliary. I do not give praise abu..
National President’s Message
Thank you for Honoring Their Service As I write this letter, my year of service as the 2011-2012 national president is coming to a close. I feel ..
When Tradition Meets Change – What Should Endure? One of life’s fundamental dilemmas is when to stay the course and when to change. People and o..
It’s All Good
GOOD NEWS, GOOD WORKS, AND GOODWILL FOR AND FROM AUXILIARY MEMBERS “I used to believe that prayer changes things, but now I know that prayer cha..
What’s New At NHQ
Vital business issues highlight 2012 National Convention Governance reform, proposed PR campaign on agenda We are excited that this year’s natio..
ONLINE PATCH PROGRAM ENHANCES ALA EXPERIENCE American Legion Auxiliary Junior members can be active participants of the organization with the Ju..
A best-practice showcase featuring news about you. From you. 2012-2013 Plan of Action continues focus on ALA mission The 2012-2013 Plan of A..
Revved Up & Reverent
American Legion Riders Warriors on Wheels & The reasons they ride The stereotypical biker may bring to mind images of leather and tough gu..
Faces of Freedom: Military Families
“Our troops and military families serve with valor at home and overseas, and as a nation we have a moral obligation to serve these patriots as well ..
She Served and Deserves The Best Health Care Possible
SHE WHO SERVED IS NOW SERVED BETTER THROUGH VA HEALTH CARE SERVICES One Year After an American Legion Women Veterans Survey Report, VA Health Ca..
American Legion Family News
AMERICAN LEGION COMMANDER AND ALA NATIONAL PRESIDENT HONOR THE FALLEN IN FRANCE American Legion National Commander Fang A. Wong and American Leg..
A Wise Woman Said...
In March 1996, Sgt. Heather Lynn Johnsen of the 3rd U.S. Infantry became the first woman in history to earn the prestigious tomb guard badge and bec..
The Last Word
“Patriotism is your promise to preserve democracy and freedom for the next generation.” Carole Marsh, author of The Daily Patriot Melissa and Er..