American Legion Auxiliary — February 2013
National President’s Message
Author: Peggy Thomas
Each of us belongs to the American Legion Auxiliary because someone we love has served our country with honor. Valentine’s Day presents yet one mo..
Behind the Scenes
Author: Mary “Dubbie” Buckler
NOTES FROM THE NATIONAL EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR BIG SMILES AT BIG EVENTS: BIG WORK PAYS OFF! Nationally, the American Legion Auxiliary puts on an..
From Our Readers
I have been a member of the American Legion Auxiliary for 56 years and call myself a “Legion brat.” The Auxiliary and Legion have been an integral par..
It’s All Good
GOOD NEWS. GOOD WORKS. GOODWILL. “We stand on the shoulders of all women who have served in America’s military. They changed the military and chang..
Author: Madison Maves
Out of the Darkness NATIONAL VETERANS CREATIVE ARTS FESTIVAL GOLD MEDAL WINNER JIM STEVENS ACTED AS THE EYES OF THE ARMY FROM 1968 TO 197..
History in The Making
Step back in time – in person or online – and explore the treasure trove of photos, correspondence, mementos, and memorabilia that capture the essence..
A BEST-PRACTICE SHOWCASE FEATURING NEWS ABOUT YOU. FROM YOU. Get all the latest news from the American Legion Auxiliary at www.ALAforVeterans.org ..
Service Not Self: Mission Outreach at VA Medical Centers
Since World War I, the women of the American Legion Auxiliary have provided true mission outreach in the care and rehabilitation of VA Medical Center ..
American Legion Family News
2012 VA PERFORMANCE AND ACCOUNTABILITY REPORT NOW AVAILABLE The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) 2012 Performance and Accountability Report (PAR..
A Wise Woman Said…
Author: Elizabeth “Liz” Mackey
Serving as director of the National Veterans Creative Arts Festival is an honor that I never would have dreamed possible. It’s a tremendous privileg..
HOW TO PLAN A HEALTH FAIR FOR HOMELESS VETERANS 10 STEPS TO A SUCCESSFUL ONE-DAY STAND DOWN According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs..
The Last Word
“The PTSD group I belong to at the VA was instrumental in encouraging my healing through art. Through the VA staff, creativity, and support of my fell..