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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

FEATURED NEWS

Mid-Winter DEC will be January 14, 2023 via Zoom. More information will be sent out via Department e-mail.
 
Convention will be earlier than usual this year.  It will be June 14-17, 2023 at North Bend.  
 
Click here for the latest American Legion newslettershttps://orlegion.org/media/oregon-legionnaire/ 

Wild Willys Western Night:    The Sons of the American Legion have started a ‘Willy Williams Scholarship’. Willy Williams Scholarship Fundraiser ; January 14th; Milwaukie Post 180; 2146 SE Monroe Street; Milwaukie, OR 97222

 

 

DEPARTMENT NEWS

 

Sharing some ideas for Community Service and the Western Division December Newsletter. I also wanted to let you know it looks like there will be some cash for the National Awards this year, so make sure you are keeping track of all the Community Service you are doing!  Margie DeMoss, Community Service Chairman

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Membership:

The Western Division is currently in 4th place, and Oregon is in 4th place within the division. As a comparison, we are 148 members behind where we were last year. To stay positive, we do have 4 goal units already this year; last year we didn’t have any at this time! Congratulations Williams Unit for reaching goal!   Catherine Brockmann;  Vice President – Membership

 

 
 
 

 

 

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UNIT NEWS

NOTICE: Several newsletters and calendars from Posts and Units around the state are now on this website!  Go to NEWS, then click on the Unit News tab to check them out and plan on attending a dinner or function!  Let’s support each other!

Membership reports are under the News link (above) under the Membership tab

 

 

 

 

ALA Members Can Help in So Many Ways!

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SCHOLARSHIPS
SCHOLARSHIPS
Girls STATE
CHILDREN and YOUTH
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SERVICE TO VETERANS

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