THE DEPARTMENT OF WASHINGTON

 

FROM NATIONAL ADJUTANT DANIEL S. WHEELER
 

 

M E M O R A N D U M

 
 

DATE:          October 28, 2020

TO:             Department Commanders

                   Department Adjutants

                   National Executive Committee

                   Past National Commanders

FROM:        Daniel S. Wheeler, National Adjutant

SUBJECT:    Mission Blue Post Assistance Program

 

At the 2020 Fall National Executive Committee Meeting, Resolution #36, Subject: Mission Blue Post Assistance Program was approved. Posts impacted by a government’s public health restrictions implemented in response to the COVID-19 pandemic may apply for a grant up to $1,000. Posts must meet the following eligibility criteria:

The funds from this grant program shall be used exclusively for the following:

The American Legion posts receiving this grant are required to submit a true and accurate report outlining how the funds were used, signed by the post finance officer, and certified by the post commander or post adjutant within six-months of receipt of the grant funds or no later than February 22, 2022. Whichever comes first.

The attached fillable application form with the instruction sheet provides more submission information and where to send the application upon completion.

CC:  Chuck Gannon, Al Ford, Bob Morrill, Gaither Keener, Jim Morris, Paul Evenson, Carl Levi,

Paul Dillard, Russ Hanseter and Randy Fisher.

Enclosure 1: Application for Mission Blue Post Assistance Program

Application:     Mission_Blue_PAP_Application_1.pdf