Four Pillars

Why You Should Belong to
The American Legion
The American Legion is the nation’s largest and most
influential network of U.S. wartime veterans, families
and communities. From budget hearings to baseball
diamonds, combat outposts to children’s hospitals, the
Legion has something for everyone under its four pillars
of service:
               Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation
               National Security
               Americanism
               Children & Youth
  1. PILLAR ONE: VETERANS AFFAIRS & REHABILITATION
    VETERANS HEALTH CARE EMPLOYMENT AND BUSINESS DEPARTMENT SERVICE OFFICERS BOARD OF VETERANS APPEALS VA VOLUNTEER SERVICES VETERANS EDUCATION AND THE GI BILL HEROES TO HOMETOWNS DISCHARGE REVIEW COMBATTING THE CLAIMS BACKLOG HELP FOR HOMELESS VETERANS FINAL RESPECTS
  2. PILLAR II: NATIONAL SECURITY
    TROOP SUPPORT OPERATION COMFORT WARRIORS TRANSITION ASSISTANCE BLUE STAR BANNERS DISASTER PREPAREDNESS BLOOD DONOR PROGRAM BORDER SECURITY AND IMMIGRATION SUPPORT FOR TRICARE CONCURRENT RECEIPT MILITARY QUALITY OF LIFE FOREIGN RELATIONS MILITARY COMMUNITY COVENANT FULL ACCOUNTING OF POW/MIAs
  3. PILLAR THREE: AMERICANISM
    U.S. FLAG PROTECTION AND EDUCATION AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL BOYS STATE/BOYS NATION JUNIOR SHOOTING SPORTS ORATORICAL COMPETITION ROTC EDUCATION ASSISTANCE VOTER PARTICIPATION BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP LEGION RIDERS
  4. PILLAR 4: CHILDREN & YOUTH
    FAMILY SUPPORT NETWORK TEMPORARY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE CHILD WELFARE FOUNDATION SOCIAL ISSUES