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2016 Palmetto Boys State

Through the generosity of our 2016 sponsors, we are able to send Ten (10) young men to boys state this year (we are still waiting for final information on our eleventh participant).

Our slate of Boys State attendees for this year are listed below:

2016 Boys State Attendees
School Student
Carolina Forest High School Nick Stefanchik
Carolina Forest High School Will Jordan
Carolina Forest High School Jason Zhang
Conway Christian School Cameron Bailey
Conway Christian School Joseph Dabrowski
Conway Christian School Cross Hardwick
Conway Christian School Bryant Barnhill
Academy for the Arts, Science and Technology Evan Groome
Conway High School Whit Richardson
Early College High School Joseph Benton
   

 

It costs $300.00 to send a single boy to Boys State which meant we needed $3000.00 in order to fully support our commitment. This is a vital program to teach our young men about our government and how it works.

We asked you, members of the Conway community, to partnership with us to help sponsor a young man to Boys State. You responded and the "Proof is in the Pudding". Thank you, friends of the American Legion, and of our youth, for your generosity and continued support.

See our Boys State Information page for additional information pertinent to the Boys State and Boys Nation program.

Read a letter from one of the boys we previously sent to Boy State.

 

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Last Updated: Wed, August 2, 2017

Post 111 is a family of units consisting of the Legion itself, the Legion Riders, Legion Auxiliary, and the Sons of the American Legion (SAL). Our meetings are listed below.

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The Post meets on the 2nd Monday of each month at 6 PM. Click here for details and to find information about our guest speaker.


Legion Riders EmblemThe Legion Riders meet on the 1st Wednesday of each month at 6 PM.


AuxiliaryThe Legion Auxiliary Unit 111 meets the 1st Monday of each month at 6:00 PM at the Post.

 


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The SAL meets the 1st Thursday of each month in the Post's Admin building.

 

If you have a health issue or concern, or know of someone else who has one, let us know so that we may share it here so that our members and friends my remember you.

Concerns that we know of:

Bill Copeland, recuperating at home from his stay at Conway Medical Center

Bill Long recuperating at home.

Roger McGuigan - away right now but still recuperating from his falling accident

Renewals for FY-2018 begin in July 2017. We have reduced our dues to $55.00 for this next year. Call the office at (843) 359-5669 if you have any questions regarding your renewal notices. We strongly encourage you to pay at the Post rather than mailing your dues to National and we thank you in advance for your consideration.

To renew through mail, mail your renewal notice along with your check for $55.00 to our mailing address at:

American Legion Post 111, 3003 Hyw 701 N., Conway, SC 29526

LegionCare - A free benefit of up to $5,000.00 at no cost to you! This is $5,000 in protection if a covered accident occurs while traveling on Legion business or $1,000 for all other covered accidents, all at NO COST TO YOU.

Click here to view the LegionCare information document and click here to view the application for enrollment along with information on the cost to enroll for up to $50,000.00 of Accidental Death insurance. For Post 111 members, your Legion Department is South Carolina for the enrollment form.


Important Links in support of our Veterans and the American Legion:

NOTE - It is important for all officers of the post to review the requirements for maintaining our tax exempt status as well as understanding the history, programs, and values of the American Legion. Click the two buttons immediately above this note to take care of these requirements.