Press Release: The Bergen County American Legion will be participating in the Ceremony of 75th Anniversary of the Bataan Battle and Death March. Everyone is invited to participate either in the march or if unable to march the ceremony and festivities afterwards (specific details to follow www.bcnjal.org ). We welcome
When veterans return home from active duty and combat, they often face several challenges. Some may have physical disabilities, some may have psychological issues, and some may have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). One resource that helps veterans in these situations is a service dog. Service dogs are available to
American Legion Post 162 of Hillsdale has made a $2,000 donation to the Hillsdale Library to enhance their U.S. Military collection. Pictured is Library Director Dave Franz and Legion Commander Phil Langner. Phil stated “We owe so much to the men and women who have served in the Armed Forces.
NJ-Pros Event February 7 at Prudential Center – Complimentary Tickets for Veterans by John Vervoort On Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017, the NJ-Pros will be hosting our first showcase basketball game of 2017 to honor our current military members and veterans. Our team has already committed to donate 1,000 free tickets to
Legionnaires today at the hut Cmdr. ( Santa ) Langner presented 2 care packages to legion member and Chief Petty Officer Will Tuffy who was home on leave. The packages contain, tooth paste, tooth brushes, soaps, shampoos, razors and razor blades, skin lotions, holiday cards and letters. Will said he will share
Honor Flight Network recognizes American veterans for your sacrifices and achievements by flying you to Washington, D.C. to see YOUR memorial at no cost. Top priority (for which we are currently accepting applications) is given to World War II & Korean War and terminally ill veterans from all wars.
Bergen County American Legion SUPPORTING HOMELESS VETS AND THEIR FAMILIES BCAL is helping support our homeless veterans and their families, whereby they can shop at any one of our SOSVets Closets in four counties so far and take what they need at no cost. We offer a number of locations