Welcome to the American Legion
Auxiliary Department of Oregon
Oregon is a part of the national organization of the American Legion Auxiliary, founded in 1919. For almost a century the American Legion Auxiliary has been serving, helping, and meeting the needs of our nation’s veterans, military, and their families. As the Department of Oregon, we are MISSION DRIVEN. With the strength of our membership exceeding 5,000, we strive daily to help military families cope with the enormous effects of deployment and transition. We are passionate about our programs supporting youth development and encourage you to explore and engage! ♥ JOIN & Follow us on Facebook
May (Poppy Month)
Distribute poppies – don’t forget local politicians or officials!; Memorial Day activities; District Caucus (within 45 days of convention) – elect district officers, meet candidates for Dept office; check with Dept Chairmen plans of work for Due Dates for reports and with Dept for any fees due (Girls State, etc.)
Installation of new officers (according to each Unit’s Bylaws); Girls State – help with registration? Sending donations (water, snacks, poster supplies)? Attend Evening Welcome to sponsors? Attend inauguration; attend Department Convention
2018 ANNUAL CONVENTION
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Armed Forces Day celebration, Salem, Capital Mall area May 14, 11-5 see calendar
BINGO for veterans – hosted by Department (Legion) Sunday May 19, 2019 From 5pm – 7pm; Beavercreek Saloon & Kissin Kate’s Restaurant, 21950 S Beavercreek Rd., Beavercreek, Oregon 97004 see calendar for flyer
Golf Fore A Vet tournament hosted by LaGrande Unit and Legion Family (see calendar)
ALA Members Can Help in So Many Ways!
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