Resource Library

1530“Adios Amigos” Claude A. Race Visitation Friendship AwardThe “Adios Amigos Trophy” is awarded annually to the Post within the State of Washington …Download
1635100% American Legion Family Ribbon
1636103% Membership Award
1565911 Operator of the Year AwardRecognize outstanding 911 Operator in the local communityDownload
1685American Legion Auxiliary National Website
1686American Legion Auxiliary Washington State Website
2715American Legion Extension Institute (All Members)
1680American Legion Riders Website
1564Arlington Post 76 Community Service AwardAwarded to Post with greatest contribution to community service work.Download
1657Brochure – This is The American LegionPublication from NationalDownload
1656Brochure – Why You Should BelongPublication from NationalDownload
1658Buddy Check ToolkitPublication from NationalDownload
1598Cancellation of Post Charter – ChecklistSteps to be taken at the District level prior to requesting cancellation of a Post’s …
1603Cancellation of Post Charter – HQ GuidanceGuidance from National HQ on charter cancellations
1605Cancellation of Post Charter – Resolution Form (docx)MS Word (docx) version of the resolution to be submitted for cancellation of a Post …Download
1604Cancellation of Post Charter – Resolution Form (PDF)Fillable PDF version of the resolution to be submitted for cancellation of a Post or …
1702Chaplain’s “How To …” ManualThis is an older book with lots of great materialDownload
1693Chaplain’s HandbookThis is an older guide; however it has the Four Chaplains service and many good …Download
1566Children & Youth Scholarship ApplicationScholarship applicationDownload
1675Consolidated Post Report (Fillable) for 2024CPR Form
1676Consolidated Squadron Report (Fillable) for 2024SAL annual report formDownload
1703Constitution & ByLaws – National American LegionNational Constitution & ByLaws of The American LegionDownload
1690Constitutional Speech Contest Website
2713Corporate Responsibility Training (Feb 2024)Download
1615Disaster Preparedness GuideHow you can help your Post make a difference in helping your community prepare for …Download
2711District Commander Training Powerpoint (Feb 2024)Download
1687District Commander’s Guide
1626DOD Identity Awareness, Protection, & Management GuideGuide to help protect privacy and secure your identity data online.Download
1567Doris R. Gross Energy AwardAwarded to Posts for contribution to the community/region thru a constructive and fruitful energy program.Download
1569Dr. Harry A. Kretzler Post History AwardAwarded to Posts for categories of: Best Narrative History and Best Pictorial YearbookDownload
1568Dr. Louis S. Dewey Rehabilitation AwardRehabilitation activities/blood donations/hospitalized veteran activitiesDownload
1581Educator of the Year NominationThe program recognizes the work performed by teachers, not only in assisting our organization with …Download
1583EMT of the Year AwardRecognize outstanding Paramedic/EMT in the local communityDownload
1771Evergreen Boys State – Quick ReferenceQuick information sheet about Boys StateDownload
1765Evergreen Boys State – Recruiter GuideInformation for Post and District recruiters to get students signed up for the programDownload
1684Evergreen Boys State Website
1683Evergreen Girls State Website
1584Firefighter of the Year AwardRecognize outstanding firefighter in the local communityDownload
1612Flag Advocacy Resources
1613Flag CodeU.S. flag codeDownload
1596Form to Request Military EquipmentForm required to be submitted via Department for rifle, ammunition and military equipment requestsDownload
1570Frank N. Brooks Child Welfare AwardAwarded to Posts for Child Welfare activities such as direct aid, active volunteer hours, etc.Download
1639Gold/Silver/Bronze Brigade Recruiter Awards
1621Guide for Women Veterans BrochureAmerican Legion brochureDownload
1571Henry E. Lamb Jr. Special Olympics AwardAwarded to Posts for outstanding support of Special Olympics in WashingtonDownload
1585Humanitarian of the Year AwardRecognize an outstanding humanitarian in the local community who saved a human lifeDownload
1611IRS – Electronic 990 Filing Portal
1606IRS – Tax Guide for Veteran OrganizationsIRS Publication to help meet requirementsDownload
1608IRS – Tax Umbrella InformationHistorical information about the tax exempt status of The American LegionDownload
1610IRS – Veterans’ Organization Guidance
2714IRS Tax Status Training (Feb 2024)Download
1572J. S. Cooper Publicity AwardAwarded to Posts for having outstanding coverage of their activities in community news media.Download
1573James L. Grant Employment AwardAwarded to Posts for outstanding activities surrounding employment of veterans.Download
1582Junior Shooting Sports ProgramHow to start the program at your local Post level.Download
1587Law & Order Award Program GuidelinesDepartment Policies and Procedures for nomination of Law & Order Award recipientsDownload
1588Law Enforcement Officer of the YearRecognize outstanding law enforcement officer in the local communityDownload
1682Legion Baseball Website
1633Legion Emblem Use Request FormForm to request approval for use of The American Legion name or emblem on locally …Download
1659Legion Membership Application FormApplication for individuals to become membersDownload
1574Legionnaire of the Year Nomination FormAwarded to a Legionnaire for outstanding contributions to furtherance of American Legion ideals here in …Download
1629LIT Insurance for MembersFree Benefit for MembersDownload
1590M1 Garand Operations & Maintenance GuideInformation about the M1 Garand for honor guardsDownload
1654Member Data Form (Fillable)Legion form for member data changesDownload
1678Member Data Form (SAL)SAL member data formDownload
1666Membership Benefits Information
1708Membership Public Relations GuideA publication from National for Post PRDownload
1664Membership Renewal Online
1641Membership Target Dates (2024)National Membership target dates for the 2024 legion yearDownload
2717Membership Training (Aug 2023)
1679Membership Transmittal Form (SAL)transmittal to send cards to department for processingDownload
1655Membership Transmittal Form (TAL)Transmittal form for Posts to send membership to DepartmentDownload
1628Military Service Record Request
2718Misc Training Topics (Kevin Mook)
2712MyLegion Group Admin Tasks Training (Feb 2024)Download
2716MyLegion.org Login
1637National Commander Incentive Pin
1640National Membership Awards for Individuals/Posts/District
1653National Membership Awards Manual (2024)Membership, Awards & Info publication from NationalDownload
1620NEF ApplicationInstructions & NEF Grant application formDownload
1619NEF Preparation GuideThe National Emergency Fund (NEF) was established to provide immediate financial grants to Legionnaires, Legion …Download
1692Officer’s Guide & Manual of Ceremonies
1772Oratorical Contest – Quick ReferenceQuick info sheet regarding the contestDownload
1770Oratorical Contest – Recruiter GuideInformation for Post and District recruiters to get students signed up for the programDownload
1681Oratorical Contest Website
1691Post Adjutant’s Manual
1638Post Excellence Award
2710Post Officer Training Powerpoint (Feb 2024)Download
1704Public Relations ToolkitThis toolkit is intended to help you enhance the image of The American Legion thru …Download
1665PUFL Signup Online
1661Recruiting Flyer – Emblem (Family)from national organizationDownload
1662Recruiting Flyer – Emblem (Legion)from national organizationDownload
1660Recruiting Flyer – Uncle Sam (Family)from NationalDownload
1595Request for Military EquipmentInformation about requesting ceremonial rifles, ammunition, etc.Download
1705Resolutions and Reports BookletThis guide is intended to provide guidance assist members in writing resolutionsDownload
1597Rifle Inventory FormForm REQUIRED to be submitted every 3 years regarding issued riflesDownload
1575Robert Westphal Volunteer Service Officer Nomination FormAwarded to a Legion Family Member for outstanding contributions on behalf of veterans and their …Download
1706SAL Manual of Ceremony & PrayerFor Squadron ChaplainsDownload
1668SAL Membership Applicationform to apply for membershipDownload
1707SAL National Constitution & ByLawsNational Constitution and By-Laws of the Sons of The American LegionDownload
1667SAL National Website
1677SAL Squadron Handbookhandbook for SAL squadron membersDownload
1576Sally A. Bennett Chaplain AwardAwarded to a Post for contribution to their local community via an inspirational or spiritual …Download
1577Service Girls Post 204 Education AwardAwarded to a Post for outstanding participation in educational activities in their communities. (school award …Download
1578Stephen F. Chadwick Boy Scouts Advancement AwardAwarded to a Post for outstanding contributions to the Scouting program.Download
1589TFA ApplicationApplication form for Temporary Financial AssistanceDownload
1624TFA InformationInformation regarding the temporary financial assistance grant application processDownload
2727Training Tuesday Materials & Videos
1579Vernon D. Hill National Security AwardAwarded to the Post with the best National Security/Homeland Security program.Download
1580William D. Welsh Americanism AwardPresented to a Post for Americanism activities in the community.Download