Legion Website Features Everyday Military Discounts

The Veterans Benefits Center on The American Legion’s national website has gained another addition: a long list of discounts available to military (active duty, reserves and Guard members), retirees, veterans and dependents year-round. The page, at www.legion.org/veteransbenefits/military-veteran-discounts, includes offerings in: •Auto Care/Parts •Auto Manufacturers •Banking •Electronics •Fitness/Medical •Hardware •Hotels •Insurance •Restaurants •Retail •Services •Storage •Theme Parks/Cruises/Entertainment •Transportation •Website The page also lists the documents that should count as qualifying proof, and carries a…

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Legion Hosting Women Veterans Focus Group

The American Legion will host a Women Veterans Focus Group Feb. 28 in conjunction with the organization’s 57th annual Washington Conference in the nation’s capital.  Last summer, the Legion conducted a Women’s Veteran Quality of Life Survey that revealed that 60 percent of the more than 4,600 respondents had experienced some form of military sexual trauma (MST); 50 percent didn’t report the incident.  The purpose of the Legion’s focus group, which will…

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