American Legion Auxiliary — November 2013
National President's Message
Author: Nancy Brown-Park
There are millions of reasons each of us joined the American Legion Auxiliary. According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, there are at leas..
Behind the Scenes
Author: Mary “Dubbie” Buckler
NOTES FROM THE NATIONAL EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR A Successful Year – What DIDN’T Happen! The annual service of ALA volunteers is worth nearly $2 billi..
From Our Readers
I just received the August 2013 issue of Auxiliary and have a question. On the cover, the soldier has the flag sewn on her sleeve and the stars are on..
It’s All Good
GOOD NEWS. GOOD WORKS. GOODWILL “Education is transformational. It changes lives. That is why people work so hard to become educated and why educat..
CALL TO ORDER: The 2012-2013 membership year certainly took the American Legion Auxiliary to new heights. The momentum continued all the way throug..
Auxiliary Annual Impact Report
$1.85 BILLION = Value of American Legion Auxiliary Members’ Volunteer Service That’s IMPACT! The American Legion Auxiliary, after 93 years, is stil..
FOR THE AMERICAN LEGION FAMILY Pass It On! National President Nancy Brown-Park Nancy Brown-Park of Palm Desert, Calif., was elected national ..
A best-practice showcase featuring news about you. From you. Get all the latest news from the American Legion Auxiliary at www.ALAforVeterans.org and..
Empowered & Engaged
ALA GIRLS NATION SENATORS Active Citizens not Spectators According to the Center for Civic Education, political engagement requires that citizen..
A Wise Woman Said
Natalie Perrone is a volunteer firefighter and EMT Tech at the League City Volunteer Fire Department in League City, Texas. She is a member of America..
Legion Family News
Biden Addresses JOINT LEGION/AUXILIARY SESSION AT National Convention U.S. Vice President Joe Biden spoke to a full house during the American Legio..
IMPACT NUMBER REPORTING HELP US SHOW OTHERS WHAT WE DO AND WHY WE MATTER! For nearly a century, the American Legion Auxiliary has worked hard to..
Stay Connected On ALA Social Media
Social media has become an important way for Auxiliary programs and National Headquarters staff to engage and communicate with the public. Take a look..
The Last Word
“Remember: If you ever need a helping hand, it’s at the end of your arm. As you get older, remember you have another hand: The first is to help yourse..