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TARGET DATES FOR 2014 – 2015

September 3, 2014 50%   
October 1, 2014 55%
November 5, 2014 65%            
December 3, 2014 75%
January 7, 2015 85%
February 4, 2015 90%             
March 5, 2015 95%
April 1, 2015 98%             
May 6, 2015 100%           


The Target dates are set as the First Wednesday of the month and membership must be in the Department Headquarters to count.

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December Times Now Available

  • Sept 16th – American Legion Day

    Posted on September 16th, 2014

    In 2009, Congress passed a resolution naming Sept. 16 as “American Legion Day” in honor of our organization being chartered on Sept. 16, 1919. Since then, Sept. 16 has served as “American Legion Day” in states, cities and towns throughout the nation.Thanks to all of our members for what you do every day. You’re the… Read More »

  • Renew your membership online

    Posted on September 16th, 2014

    Your annual dues help support the programs of The American Legion in your community, state and nation. American Legion programs and service include: Troop Support, Child Welfare Foundation, American Legion Baseball, our Department Service Officers, Family Support Network, Veterans Job Fairs and many other programs. To renew your dues, simply click on the “Renew Your… Read More »

  • Legion National Commander: President deserves support in War against Islamic State Terrorists

    Posted on September 11th, 2014

    ‘Failed postwar policies in Iraq led to this’ WASHINGTON (Sept.10, 2014) –  “A step in the right direction,” is how American Legion National Commander Michael D. Helm characterized the president’s plan to degrade and ultimately destroy Islamic State terrorists. “We understand the reluctance to commit American ground troops to more combat after years of war.… Read More »

  • American Legion to host town hall meeting, veterans crisis center in La Feria

    Posted on September 10th, 2014

    The American Legion will conduct a town hall meeting in La Feria, Texas for veterans to discuss the quality of health care they are receiving from the Department of Veterans Affairs health care center in Harlingen, Texas and other VA medical facilities. The town hall meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 15… Read More »

  • Legion welcomes overdue change to PTSD discharge guidelines

    Posted on September 4th, 2014

    The new guidelines will help veterans who left the military with undiagnosed PTSD WASHINGTON (Sept. 4, 2014) — The Department of Defense issued supplemental guidelines on Sept. 3, that will help its review boards when considering petitions for discharge upgrades from veterans claiming they had post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) at the time of separation. The… Read More »