American Legion Auxiliary — Volume 2 May 2011
From Our Readers
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National President's Message
REMEMBRANCE AND RESPECT Every Memorial Day, Auxiliary units around the nation dedicate countless hours and efforts to honor fallen military heroes ..
Serving Selflessly: Simplify to Amplify! Sometimes the best way to ramp up the amps about the American Legion Auxiliary is to simplify how we do th..
It's All Good
GOOD NEWS, GOOD WORKS AND GOODWILL FOR AND FROM AUXILIARY MEMBERS “Freedom and justice would die unless some were prepared to defend it unto the fi..
What's New At NHQ
New ‘How To’ sHeeTs simplify plaN of acTioN for easier use by all uNiTs Over the past year, we’ve provided opportunities for members to let us know..
Author: Sharon Riegsecker
A best-practice showcase featuring news about you. From you. Service project how-to: Helping veterans around their home This year, on your unit..
Author: Beverly A. Neel
The meaning behind the holiday and monuments honoring our nation’s heroes On May 5, 1868, three years after the Civil War ended, Maj. Gen. John A..
Action & Advocacy
For 30 years, American Legion Auxiliary members have made their way to our nation’s capital to advocate for our veterans and be updated by top nationa..
Serving The Women Who Serve Their Country
How The American Legion’s Women Veterans survey Report will open eyes and shape policy Women have served in some role in every major battle in the ..
Juniors are Tops in Teaching TechnoLogY When the ALA Juniors Patch Program began in 2005, a text was a book, and tweeting was something the birds d..
American Legion Family News
LasT u.s. WorLd War i VeTeran dies aT 110 Frank Buckles, the last surviving U.S. veteran of World War I, died of natural causes on Feb. 27, 2011, a..
More On Moores
As a loyal Auxiliary magazine reader, you know we have been following American Legion Auxiliary member Marilyn Moores’ yearlong deployment to Afghanis..
A Wise Woman Said
“The biggest key to solving communications issues is respecting that other generations may communicate differently than you.” —Carol L. Hagans, Ph.D.,..
The Last Word
“There are a lot of Americans who want to look up and say, ‘We are super proud of our soldiers and sailors out there doing the job every day.’” — U..