American Legion Post 31, Inc.

The American Legion Child Welfare Foundation

In 1954 The American Legion's National Executive Committee authorized the creation of an American Legion Child Welfare Foundation with broad powers to use such funds as it might receive to benefit the children and youth of America.

It is the hope of the founders of this Foundation that, through it, funds may become available to finance research, special projects, demonstrations, and public education regarding children over and above existing programs.

The primary source of funds to the Foundation has been from individual members of The American Legion and American Legion Auxiliary and from investments. In 1956 the Board of Directors of the Foundation, with the approval of the National Convention, established a Memorial Fund within the Foundation. Through the Memorial Fund, a Unit or individual may, through a contribution to the Foundation, memorialize a deceased member.

For more information on the Child Welfare Foundation, visit the website www.cwf-inc.org.

 


 

Buying through AmazonSmile helps the ALA

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Do you shop on Amazon? With a 10-second sign-on through this special AmazonSmile link, your Amazon purchases automatically generate a donation to the American Legion Auxiliary Foundation...No added cost. No padded price. No added fee! You simply spend, Amazon gives!

For every purchase you make, Amazon donates a half percent of your total to the ALA Foundation. Just log in to your Amazon account through this link, (or Google "AmazonSmile"), select American Legion Auxiliary Foundation, Inc. as the charity you support, buy as normal, and you’re also now supporting the ALA. Plus Amazon prompts you to check out using AmazonSmile for all your subsequent online purchases. Nothing could be easier.

With nearly 4 million Legion Family members, we have an unlimited opportunity to generate a lot of money to fund our mission through AmazonSmile, with no cost or effort! Let’s get everyone to do this!

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