2018 American Legion Baseball World Series, August 16 – 21
The American Legion World Series plans a special recognition each day. Take a look at the event schedule here.
Third Annual Sgt. Colby Richmond Freedom Ride, August 25
11:00 am, Yanceyville Pavilion, 158 Church St., Yanceyville, NC 27379
Click Here for More Information.
2018 American Legion National Convention, Aug 24 – 30, 2018
Minneapolis, Minnesota. Click here for registration.
American Legion Post 116 Fuquay-Varina Holds 1st Annual Whole Hog & Pork Shoulder Cook Off, October 20
Trophies, Awards & Plate Sales. See more details HERE.
Cary Veterans Experience Action Center, Sept. 13,14 & 15
Herbert Young Community Center, 101 Wilkinson Ave., Cary, NC 27513. More Information Here.
Medal of Honor Day, Sept. 28, 2018
10:00 Am, James Warren Citizens Center, 115 W. Main street, Lincolnton, NC. More Information Here.
Veterans Writing and Movement Workshop Series, Aug 27 – Oct 1
United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County, 410 Glenwood Ave., Suite 170, Raleigh, NC 27603. Click Here for More Information.
Grant Alert – Up to $2000
Do you have a Post member who is an IBM employee or who has retired from IBM? I bet if you asked around you would find one! They are eligible to get a grant for your Post for up to $2000 and they can get the grant every year. Here is more information about the grant: https://www.ibm.com/volunteers/faq/communitygrants.wss
Department Photo Gallery
Take a look at photos of recent events posted by our former Department Historian, Larry Rozier, including the 2018 Department Annual Convention, 2018 Washington Conference, Mid-Winter Conference, Junior Shooting Sports State Championship, the Legion Baseball Hall of Fame Banquet, and the State Oratorical Contest in Greensboro. Other new photos by our new Department Historian, Bill Richard, include the 2018 Student Trooper Program in Raleigh, 4th of July Parade in Faith, NC, 2018 Legion College, and the 2018 American Legion Baseball State Championship.
Go to the full Gallery here…
Member Directory Project
The American Legion of North Carolina 100th Anniversary Member Directory Project is about to begin! The American Legion of North Carolina has contracted with Publishing Concept (PCI), a trusted partner, to create this special member publication. Watch for postcards and emails from PCI with instructions to update your information, so you can take advantage of this great opportunity to celebrate our rich history and heritage!
More information and FAQ’s here.