American Legion Auxiliary — May 2013
National President’s Message
May is traditionally a busy time for American Legion Auxiliary members, and one of the many times throughout the year that I feel so proud to be a mem..
Behind the Scenes
NOTES FROM THE NATIONAL EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Simplifying to Better Serve = Collective Big Impact At the Medal of Honor Ball following the U.S. Pre..
From Our Readers
I want to let you know how much I appreciate your generosity, both for the time you spent with me at the National Veterans Creative Arts Festival in B..
It’s All Good
GOOD NEWS. GOOD WORKS. GOODWILL. “We can all be angels to one another. We can choose to obey the still small stirring voice within, the little whis..
Walking the Walk in Washington, D.C.
The American Legion has written every piece of significant legislation for veterans since World War I. The Auxiliary has been there since the suffrage..
Flags, Cemeteries, and Ceremonies
PAYING OUR FINAL RESPECTS TO HONOR THEIR SERVICE Military funeral honors are a respectful way to show our country’s deepest gratitude to those brav..
A BEST-PRACTICE SHOWCASE FEATURING NEWS ABOUT YOU. FROM YOU. Get all the latest news from the American Legion Auxiliary at www.ALAforVeterans.org a..
Service Not Self: Field Service
Since World War I, the women of the American Legion Auxiliary have provided true mission outreach in the care and rehabilitation of America's veterans..
American Legion Family News
COMMANDER SHARES CONCERNS AND COMMON GROUND WITH PRESIDENT OBAMA The needs of veterans seeking timely decisions about VA benefits claim stopped the..
A Wise Woman Said…
MARGARET KIBBEN U.S. NavyRearAdmiral I decided in eighth grade that I wanted to be a minister. The summer after my junior year in high school, I ..
PLANNING A POWERFUL POW/MIA REMEMBRANCE SERVICE LET US NEVER FORGET Today, there are still more than 83,000 American troops missing in action, a..
The Last Word
"We take the stars from Heaven, the red from our mother country, separating it by white stripes, thus showing that we have separated from her, and the..