American Legion


About The American Legion

“Still Serving America” is the motto of The American Legion. Veterans who continue their service to America by still serving their communities. Veterans whose involvement in the community creates and supports the feeling of camaraderie which makes The American Legion the nation’s largest and most respected organization of wartime veterans.

The American Legion has been serving veterans and the citizens of Indiana for more than 85 years. From youth activities to veterans’ assistance, The American Legion continues to serve your community, state and nation.


The American Legion is a nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization with political influence perpetuated by its grass-roots involvement in the legislation process from local districts to Capitol Hill. Legionnaires’ sense of obligation to community, state and nation drives an honest advocacy for veterans in Washington. The Legion stands behind the issues most important to the nation’s veterans community, backed by resolutions passed by volunteer leadership.

The American Legion’s success depends entirely on active membership, participation and volunteerism. The organization belongs to the people it serves and the communities in which it thrives.

Indiana boasts 413 community-based Posts throughout the State with a total membership of 134,000.  Our American Legion Post has over has over 1000 members right in your community. Post 470 has been serving Fishers and its citizens through a variety of programs.   That programs would include educating our youth about the constitution, getting people to vote, participating in charity based drives for our military and the community.

Working with you to make America great – that’s The American Legion!