Imperial Valley Food Bank (IVFB) Drive
For several years, we do a can food drive for the IVFB. As the IVFB feeds 20,000 per month thoughout the year, we intend to continue donation efforts at various times through the year.
Helping an Imperial Valley Guardsmans Family In A Time Of Need
During a severe time of need, Post #25 and individual members stepped up to assist an Imperial Valley family while they were dealling with a sudden terminal illness.
Support for Troops Overseas during the Holidays
We have teamed up with the Imperial Valley Chargers Fan Club to pack ship Care Packages overseas during the holidays. We welcome to work with other organizations and/businesses.
For serveral years our Post has done something to asssit troops overseas. If you have an immediate family member serving overseas during the holidays, please let us know in advance as we may be able to send him/her a special gift package from our Post.
Clean Imperial Valley Veterans (CIVV) Campaign.
Periodically our Post collects toiletries for the less fortunate Veterans within the Imperial Valley and those in the San Diego Veterans Affiars Hospital. Examples of donated items are but not limited to: shaving cream, lotion, razors, shampoo & condition, etc... No batteries or electrical operated items were collected.
Should you know of a local Veteran in need, please let us know.
Boys & Girls State
We conduct interviews of candidates in our local high schools (Juniors of El Centro & Imperial) to attend this unique opportunity each year. Finalist are chosen along with primary and secondary alternates. We trypically feed them at the Post prior to their departures to Sacremento(Boys) and Claremont (Girls). Often this is when they were interviewed by the Imperial Valley Press. For more information about Boys & Girls State, please click on the link.
T-Ball & Baseball
Each year we Sponsor our local area Little League Baseball and look forward to sponsoring additional youth activities. If you have a team requesting sponsorship please contact us.
Girls Little League Soccer
For the past several years we provide Sponsorships and expect to continue to do so.
Boy Scouts of America
We are proud Sponsors of Troup 4070 of Imperial. If you need more information on the Troop, please go here http://www.troop4070.com
The American Legion provides many additional donations throughout the community and country.
If you/your organization would like to request Sponsorship and/or information for the Good of The American Legion and/or Community. Please contact us.
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