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2020 Convention Minutes

2020 Convention Minutes

2020 Convention District Commander Report

2020 Convention District Commander Report

2020 Convention Vice Commander Puckett Report

2020 Convention Vice Commander Puckett Report

2020 Convention Vice Commander Matyuff Report

2020 Convention Vice Commander Matyuff Report

2020 Convention Service Officer Report

2020 Convention Service Officer Report

2020 Convention Boys State Committee

2020 Convention Boys State Committee

2020 Convention Media and Communications Committee

2020 Convention Media and Communications Committee

2020 Convention Youth Cadet Law Enforcement Committee

2020 Convention Youth Cadet Law Enforcement Committee

2020 Convention Oratorical Committee

2020 Convention Oratorical Committee

2020 Convention Nominations Committee

2020 Convention Nominations Committee

2020 Convention Legislative Committee

2020 Convention Legislative Committee

2020 Convention JROTC Drill Committee

2020 Convention JROTC Drill Committee

2020 Convention Blood Drive Committee

2020 Convention Blood Drive Committee

2020 Convention American Legion Riders Committee

2020 Convention American Legion Riders Committee

2020 Convention Rules

2020 Spring Conference Minutes

COVID-19 Related News

There are a few important notes for Veterans related to COVID-19 (Corona Virus). The Internal Revenue Service today issued a special alert for Supplemental Security Income and Department of Veterans Affairs beneficiaries to act by May 5 if they didn’t file a tax return in 2018 or 2019 and have dependents so they can quickly […]

Buddy Check: Now More Than Ever

With the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic that is affecting us all, the Buddy Check program is perhaps more important now than ever before. The idea is to connect with veterans who may need assistance but don’t know where to go or who to ask. The American Legion Family already reaches out to fellow Legionnaires at this […]

2020 Spring Conference Minutes

2020 Spring Conference Minutes

2020 Boys State Cancelled

On behalf of the entire American Legion Boys State of Virginia Board of Directors, leadership team, and staff, we are saddened that we have had to make the decision to cancel this year’s 78th session of Virginia Boys State due to the continued concerns regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. For the health and well-being of the […]

Vietnam War Commemoration

Capital Caring Health cordially invites Vietnam and Vietnam Era Veterans and their Families to a special Vietnam War Commemoration.  The vent is being held on Sunday, March 29, 2020 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at the National Marine Corps Museum, 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle, VA 22172. Veterans will receive a complimentary Vietnam War […]

VA Closes Nursing Homes To Visitors

If your Post has visitations scheduled for VA Nursing Homes you may want to verify the activity will still be allowed.  The VA has announced that until further notice, all VA nursing homes will adopt a “No Visitor” stance, meaning no outside visitors will be permitted to see residents. Please see the VA News release […]

2020 Spring Conference Oratorical Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference Oratorical Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference First Vice Commanders Report

2020 Spring Conference First Vice Commanders Report

2020 Spring Conference SONS Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference SONS Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference Nominating Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference Nominating Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference New Posts Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference New Posts Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference Commanders Report

2020 Spring Conference Commanders Report

2020 Spring Conference Legion Riders Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference Legion Riders Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference Media and Comm Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference Media and Comm Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference Blood Drive Committee Report

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2020 Spring Conference Americanism Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference Americanism Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference Foreign Relations Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference Foreign Relations Committee Report

2020 Spring Conference Third Vice Commanders Report

2020 Spring Conference Third Vice Commanders Report

2020 Spring Conference Second Vice Commanders Report

2020 Spring Conference Second Vice Commanders Report

Post 360 Gospel Concert Fund Raiser

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED AT THIS TIME.

103 Percent Membership Award

American Legion National Commander James W. “Bill” Oxford will award his national commander “A Foundation for the Future” membership incentive pin to any post, district, county, division, department commander or membership chairman who achieves 103 percent of their assigned membership goal for 2020. Download the 103 percent membership goal form: Click to access MembershipGoal_103percent.pdf

2019 Fall Conference Minutes

2019 Fall Conference Minutes

District Recruiting Efforts Produce Visibility

October 12, 2019 was busy day in the 16th District of The American Legion Department of Virginia with numerous recruiting efforts occurring throughout the District. Two events were reported on and highlight just a few of the efforts going on. In Culpeper VA the 16th District worked with Culpeper VA Post 330 to have a […]

Rally Round the Flag 5K Run

On Saturday, November 9, 2019, the Middleburg American Legion Post 295 and Boy Scout Troop 2950 are holding the “Rally ‘round the Flag” 5-K Run. The purpose is to raise funds for the Post, the Scout Troop and for our Scholarship and Needy Veterans Fund.  The success of this event relies on the support of […]

Department Fall Conference to Feature ALA Membership Breakfast

Register now to attend the American Legion Auxiliary Membership Breakfast at the Department Fall Conference.  Registration and payment must be completed by October 18.  Download the registration form below. Download Registration Form

Northern Virginia Veterans Parade Reception

Congratulations to the American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) on Celebrating a Century of Service! In honor of this occasion, ALA members are cordially invited to march (or ride on a float) in the 2019 Northern Virginia Veterans Parade on Saturday, November 2, 2019, at 11:00 am in Manassas, VA. A reception will follow with light refreshments […]

Post 247 National Emergency Preparedness Information Session

Post Everlasting

It is with deepest sorrow that the 16th District Chaplain reports on the passing of Richard S. Pregnall, Past Detachment of Virginia Commander. Richard passed away suddenly on Sunday, June 9, 2019, in Madison, Virginia. A gathering of family and friends will be on Saturday, June 15 from 6-8 p.m. at Maddox Funeral Home, 105 […]

2019 District Convention Minutes

2019 District Convention Minutes

2019 District Convention Letter From Joe Dudley to Convention

2019 District Convention Letter From Joe Dudley to Convention

2019 District Convention Junior Shooting Sports Report

2019 District Convention Junior Shooting Sports Report

2019 District Convention Blood Drive Committee Report

2019 District Convention Blood Drive Committee Report

2019 District Convention Media and Comm Report

2019 District Convention Media and Comm Report

2019 District Convention ALR Committee Report

2019 District Convention ALR Committee Report

Dixon Golf Fund Raising Idea

The information below was received from Dixon Golf and may be helpful to Posts conducting golf tournaments to raise funds for the Post. I thought I would drop you a note about how The Boys and Girls Club recently held a tournament like yours and used logo golf balls to make more money. After they […]