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We're teaming up again w/ @RegimentGG, this time at #ALConv2022 in Milwaukee. They will be manning #gaming stations provided by @Brparadox for 4 days in the Wisconsin Center. Test out games & take part in a 2v2 @CallofDuty tournament. All free. legion.org/convention/256… @Entxurage
Illinois native & Legionnaire Bill Totten was involved in more than one unusual event during his service in the Korean War. Reporter/editor Susan Caslin shared his story with us. legion.org/honor/256235/o… #OurKoreanWarStory
"Sons of The American Legion, get up, get moving, and be part of this special challenge." SAL Legion Natl Cdr Michael Fox has a challenge for his membership: raise $10,000 by Sept. 5 thru the #100MilesForHope campaign. legion.org/100miles/25620… #SALStrong
We're teaming w/ @hiringourheroes for an Aug. 25 career event for #veterans, transitioning servicemembers, #military spouses & military caregivers during #ALConv2022 in Milwaukee. Register online. legion.org/careers/256266…
Nearly 300 jobseekers were connected w/ over 200 potential employers at 2 career fairs presented by The American Legion on July 13-14. The 1st was a collaboration w/ @TexasVeterans & @TXWorkforce, while the 2nd was w/ @hiringourheroes. legion.org/careers/256265…
"Just be a human. Just be compassionate. That’s enough. I don’t care about pronouns.” @valor4us, the 1st former @USNavy SEAL to transition to a woman, is this week’s guest on our Tango Alpha Lima podcast. Check it out: legion.org/podcast/256268….
While passage of the #PACTAct gained national attention, a group of New York #LegionRiders recently did something locally to assist those #veterans who were exposed to burn pits during their #military service. legion.org/riders/256238/… #ToxicExposure #HonoringOurPact
"Just be a human. Just be compassionate. That’s enough. I don’t care about pronouns.” @valor4us, the 1st former @USNavy SEAL to transition to a woman, is this week’s guest on our Tango Alpha Lima podcast. Check it out: legion.org/podcast/256268….
We're teaming w/ @hiringourheroes for an Aug. 25 career event for #veterans, transitioning servicemembers, #military spouses & military caregivers during #ALConv2022 in Milwaukee. Register online. legion.org/careers/256266…
General admission tickets are $35 & are good for the entire tournament, scheduled Aug. 11-16 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., the permanent home of the American Legion World Series. Purchase tickets online. legion.org/baseball/25621… @legionbaseball #ALWS22
Can you help us out? Our Tango Alpha Lima podcast has been nominated for the 17th annual People’s Choicel @podcastawards Now through July 31, you can visit the contest website to vote for Tango Alpha Lima in two categories. legion.org/tangoalphalima…
“The American Legion got us out of a pinch. Like a really pretty serious pinch. We are super grateful.” Our $10,000 Operation Comfort Warriors grant provided 3 meals a day for participants in @TRRUSA's Adaptive Paddling Conference. legion.org/operationcomfo… #veterans
Yesterday marked 50 days remaining in our 3rd annual #100MilesForHope challenge. That’s plenty of time to make a splash & improve the lives of our disabled #veteran brothers & sisters. Find out how to participate. legion.org/100miles/25625… #VeteransStrengtheningAmerica #veterans
Episode 117 of Tango Alpha Lima Podcast is live! Check out “Tango Alpha Lima: Retired Navy SEAL Kristin Beck” at fireside.fm/episode/Itb9V3…
Port Charlotte, Fla. @AmericanLegion Post 110. Sharing some pics taken of the presentation of WWII Medal of Honor Recipient James R. Hendrix belongings, found in a storage locker to his family. News article, click below. fox4now.com/news/local-new… #LegionFamily #honor #remembrance
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“The American Legion got us out of a pinch. Like a really pretty serious pinch. We are super grateful.” Our $10,000 Operation Comfort Warriors grant provided 3 meals a day for participants in @TRRUSA's Adaptive Paddling Conference. legion.org/operationcomfo… #veterans
Today marks 50 days remaining in our 3rd annual #100MilesForHope challenge. That’s plenty of time to make a splash & improve the lives of our disabled #veteran brothers & sisters. Find out how to participate. legion.org/100miles/25625… #VeteransStrengtheningAmerica #veterans
"Sons of The American Legion, get up, get moving, and be part of this special challenge." SAL Legion Natl Cdr Michael Fox has a challenge for his membership: raise $10,000 by Sept. 5 thru the #100MilesForHope campaign. legion.org/100miles/25620… #SALStrong
We're in the 3rd season of our award-winning Tango Alpha Lima podcast; a new episode drops Tuesday morning. In the meantime, catch up on Season 1 & Season 2. Give it a look or listen. Great guests talking #veterans, #military - and much more: legion.org/tangoalphalima.
“We just didn’t get the result that we could have had.” @JimmieJohnson moves up to 3rd in #IndyTO before a penalty drops him a lap down & a late incident ends his day. legion.org/48/256256/prom… via @BruceMartin_500 @CarvanaRacing @CGRTeams @hondaindy @IndyCar #INDYCAR
“We have to continue serving. We have to keep giving back to our community.” Congrats to Utah Legionnaire & retired Sgt. Major Randy Edwards for receiving @TodaysDAR's Outstanding Veteran Volunteer Award. legion.org/news/256194/le… #volunteering #VeteransStrenghteningAmerica
While passage of the #PACTAct gained national attention, a group of New York #LegionRiders recently did something locally to assist those #veterans who were exposed to burn pits during their #military service. legion.org/riders/256238/… #ToxicExposure #HonoringOurPact
Registration now open for #LegacyRun2022. Leaves Ala. Aug. 21/arrives in Wis. Aug 25 - all while raising #scholarship funds for children of fallen #military, disabled #veterans. More than $1 million raised in 2021. legion.org/riders/registr… #LegionRiders
Despite fast action and hard work by the @Carvana team at @CGRTeams, @JimmieJohnson’s day is done early at #IndyTO. We will be back in action next weekend at @INDYCARatIowa for the 7/8-mile oval.
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Lap 60/85: @JimmieJohnson spins after contact is made by a competitor. @IndyCar safety has refired the @Carvana Honda and Jimmie will pit for repairs by the team. The incident is under review by Race Control. #IndyTO
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Lap 68/85: “Nice job there. From what we can tell, everything looks okay,” radios Strategist Blair Julian to @JimmieJohnson. #IndyTO // #INDYCAR
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Results from the final warmup in Toronto. P3 - No.10 @AlexPalou (1:00.1391) P4 - No.9 @scottdixon9 (1:00.2080) P6 - No.8 @Ericsson_Marcus (1:00.3365) P22 - No.48 @JimmieJohnson (1:01.4054) Watch the Ganassi Team in action at 3:00 PM ET. Only on Peacock. #IndyTO // #HondaINDY
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#ALConv2022 is just around the corner. Our national convention app has been improved to include more profiles of honorees, multimedia options, floor plans, & agendas for training, meetings & events. legion.org/convention/256… @visitmilwaukee
General admission tickets are $35 & are good for the entire tournament, scheduled Aug. 11-16 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., the permanent home of the American Legion World Series. Purchase tickets online. legion.org/baseball/25621… @legionbaseball #ALWS22
It's race day in downtown Toronto! The steet track is races throughout Exhibition Place grounds and uses Lake Shore Blvd. as the backstretch. 85 laps. 1.786-mile course. 151.81 mile race. 11 turns (4 left, 7 right). Tune-in at 3:00 PM ET. Only on Peacock. #IndyTO // #HondaINDY
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Time to 🗳. Our Tango Alpha Lima podcast has been nominated for the 17th annual People’s Choicel@podcastawardss. Now through July 31, you can visit the contest website to vote for Tango Alpha Lima in two categories.legion.org/tangoalphalima…I
The American Legion provides life-changing assistance & guidance for #veterans, #military, their families & communities. But our success depends entirely on active membership, participation & volunteerism. Join our efforts: bit.ly/2sQ4uMZ. #VeteransStrengtheningAmerica
"I wanted to make sure that it was respected." NY post's #LegionFamily works with community to return a WWII #veteran's Purple Heart found at a yard sale to his daughter across the country. legion.org/honor/256130/s… #BestOfTheWeek
Qualifying is complete for @JimmieJohnson and the @Carvana Honda team at @CGRTeams, making over a two-second gain from the start of the first practice to the checkered flag today. 🏎: Starting 21st 📺@peacockTVTV ⏰: Sunday, July 17 at 3 pm E0w
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I’m enjoying the streets of Toronto and progressing nicely.
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The field is set for the 36th #INDYCAR race on the streets of Toronto. Tune-in Sunday at 3:00PM ET on Peacock. P2 - No.9 @scottdixon9 (59.2698) P9 - No.8 @Ericsson_Marcus (59.8527) P21 - No.48 @JimmieJohnson (1:00.9817) P22 - No.10 @AlexPalou (1:03.0514) #IndyTO // #HondaINDY
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We can use your help. Our Tango Alpha Lima podcast has been nominated for the 17th annual People’s Choicel @podcastawards. Now through July 31, you can visit the contest website to vote for Tango Alpha Lima in two categories. legion.org/tangoalphalima…
#Milspouse/stand-up comedian @AshGutermuth joins this week’s rollicking Tango Alpha Lima episode. Married to a @usairforce Reserves pilot, she appeared on @FallonTonight where she was chosen by @JerrySeinfeld to win the “Seinfeld Challenge.” legion.org/tangoalphalima… #BestOfTheWeek
“It’s for those children whose parents didn’t come home, or those whose parents were wounded while serving." Kansas/Missouri #LegionRiders raise #scholarship funds for children of #fallen military, disabled #veterans. legion.org/riders/256133/… #BestOfTheWeek
"The Bedford Boys need to be remembered." A small Virginia community lost 19 men at the start of Operation Overlord. Their sacrifice continues to be told today, thanks to American Legion members & others. legion.org/honor/256200/s… via @HenryHoward @VirginiaLegion #BestOfTheWeek
Legionnaire Don Gardner made news headlines in late April when he saved an American flag that had been thrown in the trash can. The Utah American Legion made sure to honor him during its department convention in June. legion.org/flag/256135/ut… #BestOfTheWeek
“As soon as word got out about 100 Miles for Hope, members of Post 501 went into action. We decided on a plan, launched it & haven't looked back." @wilegion's Morris Sadicario raised nearly $800 for #100MilesForHope in June. Well done, sir. legion.org/100miles/25619… #BestOfTheWeek
Medically discharged & disabled Korean War #veterans often came home to problems supporting their families or covering unexpected financial crises. For those whose VA claims were hung up as bills flowed in, the #LegionFamily filled gaps. legion.org/honor/256165/o… #BestOfTheWeek
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