2019-2020 Membership Committee:
Chairman: John Ward (34)
Vice Chairmen: Nelson Ritter (21), Walter Davis (29), John Schenk (327)
Members: Tom Hart (147), Frank Carr (99), James McKeever (120), Ed Amoros (176), Earl Pierce (67), Johnny Baker (320), Curry Brooks (190), Jim Rovinski (120), Sonnie Dickerson (330), William Jones (67), Kyle Weiss (148), Terri Puckett (34)
PDC Advisor: Linden Dixon (139)
The Department membership report is updated weekly and can be found using the link on the right side bar. Other resources can be found below.
- 2020 National Commander Membership Incentive: Incentive Pin Form
- 2020 National Commander 103% Membership Award Incentive: Incentive Pin Form
- Department Membership Awards Manual: 2019-2020 Awards Manual
- Post Excellence Award: Post Excellence Award
- Legion Membership Transmittal Form: post membership transmittal form
- SAL Membership Transmittal Form: sqdn membership transmittal
- Renew Your Legion Membership On-line
- MyLegion.org District Access
- Renewal Post Card 2020
- Past Due Renewal Post Card 2020
- Editable Renewal Post Card 2020
- Editable Past Due Renewal Post Card 2020
- 2019 – 2020 Membership Target Dates
2019-2020 Department Membership Awards Dates:
Cardinal Award (35%) – August 14, 2019
Jefferson Award (50%) – September 4, 2019
Jamestown Award (55%) – October 2, 2019
Veterans Day Award (65%) – November 6, 2019
Dogwood Award (75%) – December 4, 2019
Yorktown Award (85%) – January 8, 2020
Foxhound Award (90%) – February 5, 2020
Legion Birthday Award (95%) – March 4, 2020
Old Dominion Award (100%) – April 1, 2020-Gold Certificate
– April 15, 2020-Silver Certificate
– May 6, 2020-Blue Certificate
Dan Daniel Plaque (110%) – June 3, 2020
Post Honor Ribbon – *100% by December 26, 2019*
If you have served federal active duty in the United States Armed Forces since December 7, 1941, and have been honorably discharged or are still serving – you are eligible for membership in The American Legion!
We’re veterans just like you, nearly 2 million strong, who care about America, veterans and their families and our nation’s youth. The Legion is a powerful voice in Washington dedicated to preserving the rights we’ve all earned – and were promised – by service to our nation in uniform.
We invite you to join us now. Membership brings an impressive array of benefits. The American Legion is always there for you and your family. – in Virginia we have 208 posts, and over 39,500 members. Just like you, we’re “Still Serving America!”
Purpose- To formulate, recommend and implement adopted policies relating to the recruitment of members and the functioning of Posts, Districts, and Regions in a manner to attract and retain members; further to develop promotional activities as necessary for the accomplishment of said activity and attainment of stated goals within each tier. To assist the New Post and DMS Committee in revitalization of existing Posts within the Regions.
Reporting: The Chairman of the Membership & Post Activities Committee reports its actions and activities to the Department Executive Committee.