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The American Legion of Iowa
Moines, IA 50309
Legion of Iowa Electronic Newsletter
The American Legion, Department of Iowa, has started an
electronic newsletter. The newsletter is produced twice per month, with
special editions when necessary. Subscribe today to get the latest
information from the Department delivered right to your email.
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Law Enforcement Officer of the Year
year, The American Legion of Iowa gives its Department
Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Award to a
well-rounded law enforcement officer who has exceeded the duty requirements
expected of his or her position and has demonstrated a distinct pattern of
community service coupled with professional achievement. Nominations are due November 30.
Click here for details.
Firefighter of the Year
The American Legion
of Iowa will give its Department Firefighter of
the Year Award to a firefighter who has exceeded the requirements expected
of his or her position and has shown a distinct pattern of community service and
professional achievement. Nominations are due November 30.
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Teddy Bears Support Legion Programs
Vermont Teddy Bear Company – the nation’s top producer of
handcrafted teddy bears – is showing its patriotic colors with the introduction
of limited-edition bears to support The American Legion. The teddy bears feature
the Legion emblem on a white T-shirt and uniform cap; the cap can be
personalized with a city, state, district, department, post or name of choice.
The teddy bears make a thoughtful gift for a veteran or a meaningful keepsake
for any Legion member or supporter.
The specially designed bears can be ordered online by visiting
or by calling toll-free 1-800-829-BEAR
$5,000 Accidental Death Benefit at NO COST to You.
Legionnaires now have the opportunity to assure their enrollment in LegionCare,
the newly enhanced Accidental Death benefit available at No-Cost to
Legionnaires. LegionCare is a one-of-a-kind benefit offered exclusively to
Legionnaires. LegionCare provides all Legionnaires with:
$5,000 in Accidental Death
Coverage for covered accidents that occur if you are traveling on official
$1,000 for all other covered
24/7 protection that covers
Legionnaires at home, at work and while they are travelling away from home
available for all Legionnaires in your Department.
IMPORTANT: All Legionnaires
must activate their $5,000 in protection in order to be covered. Post Adjutants
should provide members with an enrollment postcards when processing membership.
The Adjutants are also asked to provide the postcards to Paid Up For Life (PUFL)
members. Legionnaires may also activate their coverage by going online at
Don’t let any of your fellow
Legionnaires let this opportunity pass them by. Please help ensure that all of
the members in your Post are aware of this important benefit.
Click here to learn more.