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
April (children & youth month)
- Election of new officers and candidates to Dept. Convention; Work on poppy program – mailings, contact stores for selling; Girls State fee due to Dept ; contribution of Unit choice (to be included in annual reports); Work on annual reports & any supplemental reports
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.)
2018 ANNUAL CONVENTION
Check under News links for other Unit & Post news (above right)
March 30-April 1 – National President visit – District 10 & 5 (see Photo Gallery!!)
April 27 – Warm Springs Welcome Home Viet Nam Veterans Parade and Pow Wow (see calendar)
June 1 – Golf Fore A Vet tournament hosted by LaGrande Unit and Legion Family (see calendar)
ALA Members Can Help in So Many Ways!
As you move your cursor over these programs, just click and learn more.