The American Legion Department of Michigan 212 North Verlinden Ave, Suite A, Lansing, MI 48915 (517) 371-4720 Phone (517) 371-2401 Fax info@michiganlegion.org

 

2018 Membership Incentives

 

Individual Awards

 

Recruiter of the Year (Department)

 

 The Legionnaire that recruits the most new members into the organization will be presented a plaque and a check for $100 at the Department Convention.

 

Gold Brigade – 50 new members - $100 check

Silver Brigade – 25 new members - $50 check

Bronze Brigade – 10 new members - $25 check

 

*NEW* Al Ford Award – The Legionnaire that recruits the most delinquent members back into the organization will receive a plaque and a check for $100 at the Department Convention. A delinquent member is defined as a member that last held a membership in 2016 or earlier.

 

Post Awards

 

Every post that reaches their assigned goal be December 31, 2017 will receive $1.00 for each member that has been processed by the National Organization and appears on the MyLegion roster for that post on December 31, 2017.

 

Post that are 100% by April 30 will receive a 100% ribbon for the post colors.

Post that are 100% by May 18 will receive a 100% board or if you have a board a 100% sticker for your board.

 

District Awards

 

*NEW* Commanders Cup - The first day of each month the District in first place at the end of the previous month will have their district number and the month of award etched onto a plaque on the base of the trophy. This is a traveling award and the district in first place will hold the award each month. The district with the most months in first place at the end of the year will be the cup winner and will receive a check for $250.

 

Gary W. Sammons Trophy - District with highest percentage of current membership renewals compared with its previous years' membership renewals.

 

Wilson H. Morrison Trophy - District that first reaches its previous years' membership.

 

Larry Knox Trophy - District with highest percentage of current membership compared with it's previous years' membership

 

Zone Award

Any Zone Commander who has all districts reach 100% will be award a Department jacket.

 

 

Posts

Help is Just a Call Away

 

If your post is having difficulty obtaining its Membership Goal, place a call to one of the members of the State Membership Team listed below and help will be on the way.

 

1st Zone – Bill Clark - 734-783-1811

 

2nd Zone  - David Loop - 517-263-5211

 

3th Zone – Mitch Louth - 989-224-3458

 

4th Zone – George Bolinger - 231-525-8645

 

5th Zone – Wayne Roy - 906-428-9918

 

Membership Director Jerry Andrus - 517-474-6161 or email: jabearone@gmail.com

If you need more Membership information, please call Deanna Clark, Membership Secretary at 517-371-4720 ext 24 or e-mail her at: member@michiganlegion.org