Founded in 1919, the American Legion Auxiliary is the world’s largest women’s patriotic service organization. With a membership at nearly 800,000, local American Legion Auxiliary units have a strong presence in more than 9,000 communities nationwide. The American Legion Auxiliary’s mission is to support The American Legion and to honor the sacrifice of those who serve by enhancing the lives of our veterans, military, and their families, both at home and abroad.
For God and country, we advocate for veterans, educate our citizens, mentor youth, and promote patriotism, good citizenship, peace, and security.
Auxiliary unit 293 has 102 members. They are active in fundraisers, special events, dinners, Girl’s State, and other activities which support the post, veterans, and the community.
Visit Auxiliary Unit 293 on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/Auxiliary293/
Visit the American Legion Auxiliary National Page at https://www.alaforveterans.org/
Visit the Auxiliary Department of Virginia Page at http://www.vaauxiliary.org/site2/