Greetings and welcome to the home of the 9th District Council of The American Legion Department of California. We are comprised of 1,400 men and women veterans spread over eight post here in Contra Costa County.
As veterans and active duty members of the our nations five armed forces, (and World War II Merchant Mariners), our mission is to continue to serve our community, state and nation. We accomplish our mission by observing the four pillars of our national organization Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation; National Security; Americanism and Children & Youth.
Our District supports our local VA hospital, convalescent homes and the California Veterans Home in Yountville California. Our post charter Boy’s Scout troops and detachments of Sea Cadets. We support American Legion Oratorical Contest, and Boys and Girls State programs.
Besides The American Legion we also have an American Legion Auxiliary Units, Sons of The American Legion program and two American Legion Riders Chapters. Our District encompasses the entire American Legion Family.
If you are Veteran or the family member of a veteran and are interested in serving your community, state and nation alongside other veterans please join us follow the link bellow shoes your post and sign up! http://calparesources.com/resources/membership-apps/ For a list of events please look at our Calendar
I hope to see you soon,
9th District Council.