Auxiliary

MEMBERSHIP ELIGIBILITY

Membership in the American Legion Auxiliary is limited to the mothers, wives, daughters, sisters, granddaughters, great-granddaughters and grandmothers of members of The American Legion, and to the mothers, wives, daughters, sisters, granddaughters, great-granddaughters and grandmothers of all men and women who were in the Armed Forces of the US during any of the qualifying periods.

A copy of the veteran’s DD214 or other discharge paper or an obituary notice stating their term of service is required.

TROOP BOXES

TYPICAN NEEDS OF OUR TROOPS . . . any donations will be appreciated.  You may drop them off in the boxes in the lobby by the office.

PERSONAL HYGIENE ITEMS:

  • antibacterial wipes, huggies
  • small tubes of toothpaste
  • toothbrushes, deodorant, soap, shampoo
  • eye drops (cleaning kind because of the sand storms)
  • small containers of Tylenol, Motrin, etc.
  • band aids
  • cough lozenges
  • shower to shower powder
  • anti-fungal for feet, athletes foot cream, foot powder (no aerosol bottles)
  • combs, paper, pens, envelopes
  • lip balm, q-tips, nail clippers
  • flip flops or sandels (so they can air their feet out when they get a chance)
  • schrunchies
  • lip balm
  • hand sanitizer

FOOD ITEMS

  • breakfast type foods and drinks
  • instant & regular coffee
  • hot chocolate packets (add to water)
  • Campbell’s chunky soups, chicken, beef, etc.
  • canned tuna
  • canned fruit
  • beef jerky, Slim Jims
  • canned nuts, chips, etc
  • Granola bars, etc
  • pre-sweetened powdered drinks, Kool-aid, Gatorade, etc.
  • cookies (FACTORY PACKAGED ONLY – NO HOME MADE)

MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS

  • beanie baby toys for soldiers to give to kids
  • comics & paperback books, crossword puzzle books
  • AA batteries
  • Deet insect spray
  • disposable cameras
  • games, music CD;s
  • small or inflatable pillows, self-inflating air mattresses
  • magazines, games, etc.
  • flashlight (small, black or dark green) with AA battery