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NEWSLETTER

Please enjoy this Newsletter that was prepared specifically for this time when we are faced with the threat of Covid-19.  We hope you enjoy the information and find it beneficial to your time at home.  May you and your family … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Tributes

This was a very different Memorial Day from those past.  Only one of Brian Kenny’s floats was present.  No marchers came down Plandome Road.  No bands played.  No small children waving American Flags adorned the Parade route.  As New York … Continue reading

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MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENTS

Our Unit again supported the Medal of Honor recipients who were scheduled to be hosted at a dinner specifically to celebrate their exceptionally brave heroism during various wars.  We had the privilege of recognizing Lieutenant Harvey Barnum and Sergeant Gary … Continue reading

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MAKING THE HOLIDAYS BRIGHTER FOR OUR VETERANS

The Unit again invited the community to participate in its fundraising activity,”Make the Holidays Brighter for our Veterans.” The Manhasset Press helped to spread the word along with our Boy Scouts and Junior members.  There was a chill in the … Continue reading

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WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA

Unit 304 served as a sponsor for fundraising associated with the donation of wreaths and we distributed flyers at our 100th Anniversary event.  The Unit donated 15 wreaths to Wreaths Across America and members donated 8 wreaths which resulted in … Continue reading

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MEET THOSE WE SUPPORT

Unit 304 was privileged to support the US Army’s 2-211th General Support Aviation Battalion during their deployment in Afghanistan.  Thanks to the additional generosity of our Manhasset friends, we supplied them with both essential items and goodies that reminded them … Continue reading

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HELP MAKE THE HOLIDAYS BRIGHTER FOR OUR VETERANS

For several years the American Legion Auxiliary has reached out to you for help in spreading holiday cheer to our veterans residing at the Northport VA Medical Center.  Your response has consistently overwhelmed us and last year we prepared and … Continue reading

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STAND DOWN

As is customary among the Nassau County American Legion Family, a Stand Down was held for veterans just prior to Thanksgiving.  The purpose is to provide food, clothing and information to struggling and homeless veterans on Long Island.  This was … Continue reading

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100th Anniversary Celebration

Pictures from 100th Anniversary Celebration November 16, 2019 Auxiliary Junior Members (in blue t-shirts) with senior members (flag scarves), receiving certificates of recognition from NY State Assemblyman Anthony D’Urso (left center) and Town of North Hempstead Councilwoman Veronica Lurvey (right center), … Continue reading

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OKTOBERFEST

Members of the American Legion Auxiliary were joined by the American Legion and friends for an afternoon celebrating both Oktoberfest and the 100th Anniversary of the American Legion Auxiliary.  We all agreed we need to have this much fun more … Continue reading

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