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Call_to_Fall_DEC_10-19 – October 5 & 6 – Lebanon
Membership_change_to_Spouse – Membership in the American Legion Auxiliary now open to male spouses of U.S. veterans and servicemembers.
Legion_Act– Click here to read information about The LEGION Act – Let Everyone Get Involved in Opportunities for National Service Act — also redefines The American Legion’s membership eligibility dates. The eligibility now span from Dec. 7, 1941, until a time when the U.S. is no longer at war, as determined by Congress.
VETERAN’s_BINGO_10-20-2019– October 20 Beavercreek Saloon & Kissin Kate’s Restaurant – raising funds for VA
Aloha Unit 104 Auxiliary collected and packaged move in cleaning and domestic supplies for every apartment. Attending the grand opening (L) Unit President Mary Shields, and (R) Vice President Brooks Lange. Pomeroy Place, was built specifically to respond to the need for more affordable housing for extremely low-income veterans and their families. Pomeroy Place provides 20 units of new, safe, affordable housing for Washington County veterans and their families earning 30% or less of Washington County’s Area Median Income. The development contains 5 one-bedroom units serving veterans who are transitioning from or at imminent risk of homelessness, as well as 10 two-bedroom and 5 three-bedroom units designated for veteran families with children.
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New ALA Unit Guide Book available at www.ALAforVeterans.org The ALA Unit Guide Book has been revised. Some of the changes: Updated membership eligibility (LEGION Act and inclusion of male spouses) Gender-neutral language to be inclusive of male ALA members Icons...
ALA Academy offers new and exciting learning opportunities You may have noticed a refreshed look to ALA Academy. There are more learning opportunities are available to ALA members. Did you miss an ALA Academy Live webinar, or would you like to rewatch one? Now you can...
Iowa member elected 2019-2020 national president Nicole Clapp from the Department of Iowa was elected national president for our centennial year. Clapp joined the ALA as a Junior member at age 4. She has held numerous leadership positions in the organization at the...