WHO WE ARE
Founded in 1919 during the first National
Convention of the American Legion, we have grown
to be the largest women's patriotic service
organization in the world. We are passionate
about making a difference, answering the call of
Service, Not Self. You will find us
is more than 9,500 local communities and in the
USA and in 11 foreign countries.
WHAT WE DO
The American Legion Auxiliary
(ALA) members and volunteers step up to advance
our mission of service to veterans, military,
and their families. Our annual volunteer
service is worth nearly $2 Billion.
WHY WE MATTER
communities better places in which to live is
another core value put into action by ALA
members every day across the country.
Whether hosting a stand down to bringing vital
health and support services to homeless
veterans, or coordinating a send-off or
welcome-home event for a deployed military unit,
ALA members and volunteers are continuously at
work in their communities, demonstrating the
compassion and heart we have for those who serve
our country and protect our freedoms.
December 1, 2015, through February 5, 2015,
Districts and Units will be rewarded for
"catching up" memberships:
District that has removed ALL GOOSE EGGS and
increased its District membership by 25% will
Unit that has increased its membership by 20%
will receive $10.00.
Click here to see the December 2015 Department
of Kansas Newsletter with more information and
ideas from our Vice President, Claudia Satterlee
The Junior Patriot Booklets, geared to
4th, 5th, and 6th graders, provide
learning while participating in fun
activities. The stories highlight
the programs of Americanism, Poppy, and
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This campaign brings attention to six
Kansas ALA programs that are often forgotten
when Units make donations. These programs
exist by the donation of members only.
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American Legion Family Shirts
shirt logo can be purchased on a
T-shirt, Polo, or Polo with a pocket.
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Junior's Project. .
The Kansas Juniors will be collecting
water bottles full of dimes for the
National President's Project-- Auxiliary
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more information >
To learn more about the Auxiliary
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Would you like to become a legislative
advocate and help our veterans and their
families? Be sure to click on the link
to visit the Department of Kansas'
Legislative Program page to discover how
you can make a difference
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Join Us Today!
Are you ready to join the largest
women's patriotic organization and make
a difference in the lives of veterans in
your community? Then click on the
attached link and find our more how the
American Legion Auxiliary is supporting
our veterans, military and their
families every day.
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Poppy program is the oldest and most
widely recognized Auxiliary program.
Each year around Memorial Day, Auxiliary
volunteers distribute millions of bright
red, crepe paper poppies in exchange for
contributions to assist disabled and
Support our Troops
There are many ways that the American
Legion Auxiliary supports our men and
women serving our country. If you
would like to join the largest women's
patriotic organization or find out how
you can get involved,
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