New Mexico's

"Home on the Range"

 

American Legion Auxiliary

Events

♦ Boys & Girls State

♦ Veteran's Day Program

♦ Memorial Day grave decoration

♦ President's Day Program

♦ Americanism Essay Contest

Usually meets on the 
3rd Monday of the Month
@ 6:00 PM at the 
HCCB

Fun Raising

$$ Presidents Day Raffle

$$ Poppy Campaign

Mission Statement

In the spirit of service, no self, the mission of the American Legion Auxiliary is to support The American Legion and to honor the sacrifice of those who serve by enhancing the lives of our veterans, military, and other 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.


Eligibility to Join

A woman who is the mother, wife, daughter, sister, grand-daughter, great-grand-daughter, or grandmother of members of the American legion or of deceased veterans who served in the United States Armed Forces during the listed war areas.

April 6, 1917 - Nov. 11, 1918 ~ World War I

Dec. 7 1941 - Aug 15, 1945   ~ Merchant Marines (only eligibility)

Dec. 7, 1941 - Dec. 31, 1946   ~ World War II

June 25, 1950 - Jan. 31, 1955   ~ Korean War

Feb. 28, 1961 - May 7, 1975   ~ Vietnam War

Aug. 24, 1982 - July 31, 1984   ~ Granada/Lebanon

Dec. 20, 1989 - Jan. 31, 1990   ~ Panama

Aug 2, 1990 to cessation of   ~  Persian Gulf
hostilities.

• Step relatives are also eligible.

A woman who is eligible for membership in the American legion is also eligible to join the Auxiliary.

Officers

President - Jennifer Baca

Vice-President - CJ Garrison

Second Vice-President - Lina Weisdorfer

Secretary/Treasurer - Dorothy Hazen

Historian - Alberta Cline

Chaplain - Patsy Barbeau

Sergeant at Arms - Janie Schott

Song Leader - Ethel Rigoni

Committees:

* Americanism - Alberta Cline

* Public Relations - Lina Weisdorfer

* Hospitality - Lina Weisdorfer

* Boys & Girls State - Beverly Averitt

* Veterans Affairs - Patsy Barbeau

* Poppy Campaign - Patsy Barbeau

* Auxiliary Emergency Fund - Dorothy Hazen

* Children & Youth - CJ Garrison

* Constitution & By-laws - Beverly Averitt

* Junior Activities - CJ Garrison

* Leadership - Alberta Cline

* Membership - Dorothy Hazen