The American Legion was chartered by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization.
Focusing on service to veterans, members, and communities, the Legion evolved from a group of war-weary veterans of World War I into one of the most influential nonprofit groups in the United States.
Providing services and programs to support our communities.
Together, we must act to ensure that no family endures hardships caused by military service.
Help families in need meet the cost of shelter, food, utilities and health expenses.
The American Legion provides free guidance for veterans in need.