American Legion

The American Legion supports veteran affairs and rehabilitation, national security, Americanism, and children/youth.

Volunteer Opportunities

Communications Assistant Volunteers – Volunteers can choose from one or more of the following opportunities: Help set up and develop an effective and timely communication and PR program; Help establish a news/communication release calendar and build a database of key news outlets and reporters; Help with media outreach programs; Help develop news releases and submit to news outlets; Help research speaking opportunities and schedule Legionnaires; Develop and maintain American Legion blog; and promote American Legion Post events in timely Press releases.

Time needed: 2-4 hours per week.  Wednesdays or Thursdays from 10:00 to 12:00 or 1:00 preferred, but days and times are flexible.

Volunteer Artist: Develop conceptual drawings of proposed museum exhibits and develop posters/flyers to promote Post and Museum events.  Time needed 3-4 hours per week. Wednesdays 10:00 to 1:00 or 2:00. Days and times are flexible.

Museum Volunteer: Work in military history museum, assisting, as needed with displays, inventorying and other functions, as needed. Volunteer will be trained by staff to perform assigned duties. Time needed- 3-4 hours per week.  Museum open on Saturdays and Sundays.

Grant Writer: Volunteer will research grants that might be available to the American Legion.  Writes grants with information provided by Legion members. Previous grant applications may be used as a guide.  Time needed 6-10 hours per week. Prefer Wednesdays from 9:00 until 4 or 5:00, however hours and dates are flexible, and research can be done at home.

PCE Coordinator: Clyde Rector