american legion auxiliary
For nearly a century, the American Legion Auxiliary has been serving, helping, and meeting the needs of our nation's veterans, military, and their families - both here and abroad.
"American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship"
Students must submit at least a 500 word essay on "What is Patriotism and What It Means to Me".
Criteria to Submit:
Location to send to: Akron Senior High School
One $500 scholarship will be presented at Akron Senior High School on the first Thursday of June.
The Post 900 American Legion Auxiliary makes regular donations to the H.O.P.E Center in Batavia for the Women Veterans with PTSD. Donations are made in May, November, and December.
During the holidays donations are made to the NYS Veterans Nursing Home, and the Federal Home (including Men with PTSD). Christmas cards are received by each facility that include something special for all the residents.
Support has extended to our brothers and sisters overseas as well with donating items to go into Care Packages sponsored by varies other organizations that put the Care Packages together.