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16th District Membership Report 30 May 2024

Congratulations to Post 295 and Post 114 for meeting or exceeding 120%. Meanwhile Posts 10, 34, 247, and 360 are so close to 100%. Vice Commanders and post membership chairs, it’s not too late to promote renew for two or three!

16th District Reports Checklist 17 May 2024

It’s crunch time folks and several posts have failed to send their consolidated post report. Keep in mind the CPR is a vital part of the American Legion as it reports its efforts to the US Congress. The information in the CPR (VA&R, Children and Youth, Americanism and Internal Affairs are critical to the success […]

16th District Convention 18 May 2024 at Post 28 Triangle

Just a reminder that the district convention will be held at Buck Keyes American Legion Post 28 17934 Liming Lane Triangle Virginia. The Convention will start promptly at 10am. Post Commanders or a Post representative should attend as well as committee chairs and officers of the district.    

16th District Membership Report 16 May 2024

Congratulations to the District for finishing at 102%. And the above Posts will receive the Old Dominion Blue Award for meeting or exceeding 100%.  Great Job Folks.

Report Files 10 May 2024

2024-ServiceOfficerTrophyRpt 2024-Children-Youth-Report 2024-Americanism-report71IA1023 Consolidated Post Report 2023-24 – FillableSAL_CSR_Form-Rev_2024-03-1   All the available reports are here for use. For those who have an SAL Squadron, please have the squadron fill out the Consolidated Squadron Report.

District Reports Checklist 9 May 2024

Just a reminder that the above reports: Americanism, Children and Youth, VA&R and Consolidated Post Reports are due to the Department no later than May 16th.

Post 28 Car Show 11 May 2024

16th District Membership Report 9 May 2024

We are sitting at 100.89%, and need just a few more posts (10, 28, 34, 72, 290, 360 and 2001) to reach 100%. If you need help with closing the gap, feel free to contact Bob Brady, or the district vice commanders.

16th District Membership Report 18 April 2024

Congratulations to the 16th District attaining 100.02% memebership, and seven posts reaching 100% or better. We have several other posts closing in on 100% with a few weeks remaining to make the 100% national goal.  If you need assistance with membership, please feel free to contact the district vice commanders or Bob Brady membership chair.

16th District Membership Report 14 March 2024

We are at 96.41% Membership and 153 short of making 100%. We have a few posts very close to 100%. Just a reminder, we will have a membership call and Consolidated Post Report refresher training session tomorrow morning at 11am and ending @1pm. Please bring a cell phone, membership lists and if you want a […]

16th District Membership Report 1 February 2024

Congratulations to Middleburg Post 295, and Haymarket Post 1799 for achieving 100% or better! We are at 92.66 % overall. Keep up the good work and reach out to your membership to renew and take advantage of renew for three years.

16th District Membership Report 12 January 2024

16th District Membership Report 21 December 2023

Next goal is January 2024, or 80%. While the District has met this goal, we need to help those posts who have not met this goal. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! REMINDER 2023 membership expires 31 December. Encourage those who have not renewed to do so as soon as possible and to take advantage […]

Multi-Year Membership Availability Notice

REMINDER – MULTI-YEAR MEMBERSHIP: Starting on 12/4/2023, members will be able to renew their membership for three years at a time. This option can be accessed on the national website at www.legion.org/renew. Only those who have not renewed for 2024 can take advantage of this renewal option at this time. This will be opened up […]

16th District Membership Report 30 November 2023

We are six days away from 75% Goal. As you can see above, several posts are over but some are lagging behind. Please make an effort to reach out to our membership to renew before the holidays. Post Membership Chairs should be doing holiday buddy checks. 

Department Of Virginia Mail Issues

ATTENTION DUE TO THE ISSUES DEPARTMENT IS HAVING WITH STREET MAIL NOT BEING DELIVERED IN A TIMELY MANNER, WE ASK THAT MEMBERSHIP GO TO OUR PO BOX. PO BOX 11025, RICHMOND, VA 23230   Erica D. Eccleston Executive Assistant The American Legion, Dept of Virginia

16th District Membership Report 16 November 2023

With a few weeks to go, we need to get at least 8 percent to get to the next membership goal. Seven posts have achieved this goal. Lets get it going 16th District!

16th District Membership Report 9 November 2023

The District membership is at 66.59%. We are a few weeks away from the 75% Dogwood Award goal. The deadline date is 6 December 2023. Currently, three posts 150 Sterling Park, 247 Remington, and 330 Culpeper have made this goal. Commanders and adjutants, please contact your District Vice Commanders for membership assistance. Another note: 2023 […]

American Legion Post 364 Seniors Thanksgiving 18 November 2023

Northern Virginia Veterans Parade 4 November 11am

Please join us for this free annual parade that honors all Veterans. The 15th Annual Northern Virginia Veterans Parade will be held at 11 a.m on Saturday, 4 November in Old Town Manassas. The event and parking are all free so be sure to bring the whole family and your friends. For details: vetpar2.org

16th District Membership Report 2 November 2023

Good news, we are less than .3% short of next week’s Veteran’s Day Award goal of 65%. We are 10% away of the December goal of 75%. Now is the time to continue with the Buddy Checks as we are go into the holiday season. 

16th District Membership Report 26 October 2023

The District is doing well with membership, but we still have a few posts requiring some assistance. Please help with the processing of all renewals. As part of the Buddy Checks, all posts are encouraged to contact everyone who has not renewed over the last two years or more. See you at Williamsburg this weekend.

16th District Membership Report 19 October 2023

The district is 4.5% from achieving the Veterans Day Goal of 65%. There are a few posts who can make it happen. Let’s help them get over the top! See you all at the Department Fall Conference!

16th District Membership Report 12 October 2023

We are doing very well overall, but we see a few posts that are lagging behind just a little. Please feel free to contact the Vice Commanders or Bob Brady to assist your post with membership processing. Congratulations to those posts who made the latest milestone Jamestown Award.    

16th District Membership Report 5 October 2023

Just a reminder, please renew your post’s honorary life members. Jamestown Award 55% goal deadline is 11 October 2023. For any questions or assistance please contact your District Membership Chair, Bob Brady, or the District Vice Commanders: Victor Graulau Jr, Patrick Fox, and John Moliere.

Department Of Virginia Fall Conference Agenda

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16th District Membership Report 27 September 2023

Just a reminder, please renew your post’s honorary life members. Jamestown Award 55% goal deadline is 11 October 2023.  For any questions or assistance please contact your District Membership Chair, Bob Brady, or the District Vice Commanders: Victor Graulau Jr, Patrick Fox, and John Moliere.  

16th District Membership Report 15 September 2023

The American Legion Middle School Essay Contest Form 2023/2024

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Department of Virginia 2023 Fall Conference Registration Form

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16th District Membership Report 1 September 2023

16th District Membership Report 10 August 2023

The new membership year is underway, and the first membership milestone has been achieved. The district has reached 43.69%!  Post Commanders and Adjutants, please make a concerted effort to reach out to your membership. Utilize MyLegion.org for portential members that are have joined the Legion and belong to Post 141.  

16th District Membership Report FINAL 2023

Buck Keyes American Legion Post 28 Open House 5 August 2023

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16th District Membership Report 29 June 2023

The last week of the 2022-2023 membership year. While we are at 97% for overall membership there are Posts who’s numbers are at 80%. If you are having issues with renewals, it is not too late to reach out to those individuals. If you need help, please contact the district vice commanders or the district […]

16th District Membership Report 15 June 2023

Congratulations Posts 72 and 1799 in reaching 100% or better! They joined Posts 114, 293, 295, 330, and 360.    

2nd Annual Women Veteran Conference 29 July 2023

2nd annual women outreach conference  

16th District Reports Checklist Updated 1 June 2023

Its not too late to get these reports submitted. Posts 34, 150, 360 and 114, if you need help, please contact the District Vice Commander assigned to your post.

16th District Membership Report 1 June 2023

16th District Membership Report 26 May 2023

It’s never late to conduct buddy checks! Vice Commander’s and Membership Chairs use all the tools at your disposal to contact those who have not renewed their membership.   

16th District Reports Checklist

Post Officers and adjutants you have until tomorrow to submit your Consolidated Post, Americanism, Children and Youth, Veterans Affairs and Rehabilitation Reports. Electronic Copies must be sent to Department Headquarters via email or to the District Adjutant, as well as The American Legion National Headquarters.  Please make sure you send your copies to adjutant@valegion.org or […]

16th District Membership Report 18 May 2023

With a few weeks left in the year, we are 42 short of making 100%. It is not too late to conduct buddy checks at the post level. If you need help, reach out to the membership chairs and the District Vice Commanders.  2nd Vice Commander  Victor Graulau Jr.  

16th District Membership Report 11 May 2023

16th District Membership Report 27 April 2023

16th District Reports List 25 April 2023

This is the list as of yesterday. Two posts have not submitted the Post Data Form for 2023. All posts keep in mind these reports are due to the Department on the dates posted above. 

16th District Membership Report 20 April 2023

 

16th District Membership Report 13 April 2023

16th District Membership Report 6 April 2023

Here is the district membership report for the first week of April. The district is doing well at 92.25%, but we need to shoot for 100% before May 2023. Posts that are 85% or below, please reach out to your membership chairs, assigned district commanders and the 16th District Membership Chair, Steve Blackstone, Post 364, […]

My Legion App Scam Warning!

From: Sutton, David M. <DSutton@legion.org>Date: Mon, Apr 3, 2023 at 11:47 AMSubject: Scam Warning – unauthorized “My Legion App” in Android and Apple storesTo: Sutton, David M. <DSutton@legion.org> Scam Warning There is an unauthorized “My Legion App” currently available from the Android and Apple stores.  The app was created by an organization identified as “Giant Killer”.  […]

District Putt Putt Golf Tournament July 13, 2023

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