"Serving Veterans, their Families and their Communities"
Volunteering in the spirit of Service, not Self, for 100 years
Founded in 1919, the American Legion Auxiliary helps to advance the mission of the American Legion. With nearly three-quarters of a million members, it is one of the nation's most prominent supporters of veterans, military, and their families. We have been instrumental in advancing legislation that improves the quality of life for our nation's veterans.
Why We Matter
Nationwide, our members annually average
Helping nearly 3 million veterans
Contributing $36 million toward veterans and military families
Volunteering 9.3 million hours to support veterans programs
Contributing more than $2 million to programs benefitting children and youth
Volunteering 630,000 hours for active-duty military
What We Do