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Why you should volunteer with The Royal Canadian Legion this holiday season
7 December 2018
Volunteering at The Royal Canadian Legion this holiday season is a great way to give back to the community, meet new people and learn new skills.
Meet HearingLife: a Legion partner that helps to provide YOU with Better Hearing
21 November 2018
Royal Canadian Legion members are entitled to receive discounts and benefits when visiting any HearingLife location across Canada.
Thousands join National Remembrance Day Ceremony
13 November 2018
Canadians paid their respects to Canada’s Fallen in communities across the country today and at the annual Remembrance Day Ceremony organized by the Royal Canadian Legion at the National War Memorial.
The Royal Canadian Legion announces National Silver Cross Mother 2018-2019
1 November 2018
The Royal Canadian Legion’s Dominion President, Thomas D. Irvine, CD, is proud and honoured to present this year’s National Silver Cross Mother to Canada.
The Royal Canadian Legion partners with VIA Rail Canada in unique Poppy Campaign initiative
31 October 2018
The Royal Canadian Legion and VIA Rail Canada together unveiled a new massive poppy-wrapped locomotive at the train company’s Ottawa station today.
The Royal Canadian Legion launches 2018 National Poppy Campaign
26 October 2018
The Royal Canadian Legion National Poppy Campaign is officially underway with thousands of poppies available to Canadians at Legion branches and numerous locations around the country.
The Royal Canadian Legion launches Bells of Peace initiative
24 October 2018
With five symbolic peals from the HMCS Carleton Naval Bell, The Royal Canadian Legion in partnership with Veterans Affairs Canada launched Bells of Peace in Ottawa today.
First Poppy presented to Canada’s Governor-General
22 October 2018
Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada, received the symbolic First Poppy from The Royal Canadian Legion’s Dominion President, Thomas D. Irvine, CD, in Ottawa today.
The Royal Canadian Legion supports introduction of new Veteran’s Service Card
11 September 2018
The Royal Canadian Legion is supportive of the new Veteran’s Service Card introduced today by Veterans Affairs Canada and the Department of National Defence, but is still pushing for further changes.
The Royal Canadian Legion recognizes Prince Harry with the 2018 Founders Award
28 August 2018
His Royal Highness the Duke of Sussex was recognized with the 2018 Founders Award during The Royal Canadian Legion’s Dominion Convention in Ottawa.