Here is the updated schedule for the District Fall Conferences

Fall Conference Schedule - updated 9/7/2021



June 7, 2021

All parties involved in the events that occurred at the Memorial Day ceremony at the Hudson Post have resigned.


June 04. 2021

The American Legion Auxiliary Department of Ohio in no way condones the events that occurred at the Memorial Day ceremony of Hudson Post 464. We are deeply saddened by what occurred and categorically denounce discrimination in all its forms. We value diversity and strive to provide an environment where all are welcome and can have their voices heard.

The Department Executive Committee has requested the resignation of Hudson Auxiliary President Cindy Suchan for her actions in this incident as they were inconsistent with the values and principles of the American Legion Auxiliary.


The Department of Ohio American Legion Auxiliary stands with the comments made by the National American Legion Family regarding the incident that occurred at the Memorial Day Services that were conducted by the Hudson American Legion Post.

American Legion Auxiliary National Headquarters

The American Legion Auxiliary and our National President Nicole Clapp are in full support of this statement from National Commander James W. "Bill" Oxford regarding the Ohio Memorial Day ceremony.

“The Ohio American Legion assures us that they are fully investigating this incident. Regardless of the investigation’s outcome, the national headquarters is very clear that The American Legion deplores racism and reveres the Constitution. We salute LTC Kemter’s service and his moving remarks about the history of Memorial Day and the important role played by Black Americans in honoring our fallen heroes. We regret any actions taken that detracts from this important message.”

-National Commander James W. “Bill” Oxford

2020-2021 Ohio Special Project: Enhancing Auxiliary Programs

President Kristen Little selected Enhancing Auxiliary Programs as the Special Project for the 2020-2021 year. Kristen is encouraging every Unit to increase their donations to Department programs by 10% over their 2018-2019 donation level.

Its What We Do: The American Legion Auxiliary serves the veterans, families, and communities of Ohio by fostering citizenship, promoting service, and supporting democracy. We encourage all our members and our communities to support the men and women who have served their country in defense of freedom. We welcome you to join us in service at home.

Our Mission:

In the Spirit of Service, Not 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 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.

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