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WELCOME the American Legion Legacy Riders!
June 12 @ 5:00 pm
Saturday, June 12, more than 40 American Legion Riders (ALR) will arrive in Emporia to spend the night. This will mark their 3rd day of riding across the state to raise donations for the American Legion Legacy Scholarship. The public is invited to welcome them to the Emporia American Legion at 5 p.m.. Starting at 10 a.m. that day, the Emporia ALR Chapter is hosting a 140-mile ride for cars and motorcycles to support the cause. To donate, or for more information, contact them at [email protected] or through Post 5 at (620) 342-1119.
The American Legion Legacy Scholarship is a needs-based scholarship for children of U.S. military members who died while on active duty on or after Sept. 11, 2001. Children of post-9/11 veterans assigned a combined disability rating of 50 percent or greater by the Department of Veterans Affairs also qualify.
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC