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The American Legion Department of California announced at their Department Executive Committee (DEC) Meeting in Santa Maria, CA this past weekend that the DEC approved to purchase a building with approximately 8,300 square feet and move the Department Office from San Francisco to Sanger, CA.  The Auxiliary, Sons of The American Legion and Legion Riders

Town Hall Meeting

Friday, 20 March 2015 by

The American Legion will hold a Town Hall meeting in Los Angeles at Hollywood Post 43 located at 2035 N Highland Ave, Hollywood,  on Monday, March 23, 2015, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. This meeting is  for local veterans (American Legion membership is not a requirement to be in attendance or to be heard)

Women’s Veterans Summit

Friday, 20 March 2015 by

Co-hosted by LA County Department of Military and Veterans Affairs along with the South Bay Veterans Employment Committee Saturday, March 21, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM (PDT) Bob Hope Patriotic Hall 1816 S. Figueroa St. Los Angeles, 90015 Special Speakers include: Supervisor Hilda Solis – Los Angeles County First District Supervisor Ruth

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Paid Up For Life Processing

Friday, 20 March 2015 by

Beginning July 1, 2015, National Headquarters will no longer accept PUFL applications that were previously distributed in bulk to Departments or Posts. This includes any PUFL application reflecting a rate chart with the effective date of October 2009 or earlier. All PUFL applications must be submitted to National by one of the three methods noted

They’ve weathered war and devastation and seen the face of death. But many veterans face yet another battle when they return home from active duty to civilian life: finding employment. While struggling to join the workforce, veterans often must deal with other issues, including emotional stress and family financial obligations. Sometimes these stresses lead to

The centers, staffed by library volunteers trained by CalVet, will make it easier for veterans and their families to learn about the state and federal benefits they have earned through military service and how to claim them and about the local services available to them. Recognizing the need to reach and serve more California veterans,