Reasons to Join the American Legion
Benefits of Membership
Your membership gives you and your family practical, money-saving discounts that can easily save you many times the cost of your annual membership dues.
Our nation’s leaders speak directly to citizens on the pages of The American Legion Magazine. The Legion’s organizational goals are promoted using the words of talented writers, professional journalists, and world leaders.
A Powerful Force in our Nation’s Capitol
The American Legion is the nation’s most influential, effective and dependable advocate of veteran affairs fighting for better active-duty pay, improved housing for active-duty families and helping to ensure that the VA’s medical system can properly care for veterans.
VA Benefit Assistance
Your membership helps support Department Service Officers nationwide who assist veterans in preparing claims and obtaining their full military healthcare benefits through the VA.
Eligibility Requirements for American Legion Membership
If you are currently on active duty, serving the United States honorably, anywhere in the world, or have ever served honorably in any of the United States Armed Forces, we invite you to become a member of The American Legion.