Membership

Become a Member

There are many ways the Legion gives to the Community and Veterans, and by joining you give too! When you join the Legion, you support the many services we offer to Veterans, serving military, RCMP Members, and their families. Veterans put their lives on the line for their country; becoming a member of the Legion is the ultimate way to show your appreciation for that service. Your membership also helps provide essential services within our communities, including seniors support services, housing and care for the elderly, drop-in centres, Cadets, youth and sport programs, and much more. Go to www.Legion.caand download the membership form and come down to the branch. Renewals are underway at the branch. Pay your early bird by November 30thfor a chance to win back your membership on Levy Day, January 1, 2017. There will be 10 draws for free membership, 6 for people in attendance and 4 do not have to be in attendance.

Faye Jashyn (as written in the Transcona Views issue October 2016)

 

Membership 

Want to know if you are eligible to become a member?

1. You may join as an Ordinary member, if you have ever been in any branch of the Armed Forces, and have served for three years or more, and were honorably discharged.  This also includes the Reserve Forces.  You can also join if you are or were a member of a Police Force.

2. You can join as an Associate member, if you had a member of your family in the forces.  This includes Fathers, Mothers, Brothers and Sisters, any Grandparent, or an Uncle or Aunt.  You may also join if you are/were a member if a regular or volunteer Fire Department for at least a one year period.

      3. You can join as an Affiliate memberby being sponsored by two members of the Legion.  There are over 700 members of the Transcona Legion, and we can assist you in obtaining sponsors for your membership.

***Membership Dues are to be renewed by the Dec 31st in order to remain in good standing.
Early Bird Membership drive is active from September 1st to November 30th.  Any member renewing their dues during this time is eligible to go into a draw to have their dues reimbursed. The draw takes place on Levee Day, January 1st.

 

6 Comments

  • By Donna Robinson, December 19, 2015 @ 11:22 am

    how do I transfer from one branch to another now that i’m in a different area?

  • By cwest, December 29, 2015 @ 5:23 pm

    Come down to the Legion and fill out a transfer form and submit it to the Legion you wish to transfer to.

  • By Pat Furber, November 29, 2016 @ 3:37 pm

    Seeking information on Monday evening Bingo. Is it regular paper and dabber bingo? Does it start at 6:30 and what time do the doors open?

  • By cwest, December 2, 2016 @ 10:28 am

    The bingo early bird games start at 6:45 PM With the regular games beginning at 7 pm and we use paper bingo cards with dabbers.
    cards start selling at approx. 5:30
    you can come anytime the legion opens at 2pm daily. Food is usually served every Monday. being either chilli and salad, or hot dogs or pizza, etc

    there is also Thursday afternoon bingo which you can purchase sandwiches and a piece of cake for food,
    bingo begins at noon. it is penny bingo to start then hard card bingo with bingo chips.

    welcome, hope you enjoy the Legion.

  • By Jack, March 14, 2017 @ 12:00 pm

    Can you tell me how much an Affiliate membership is. I cannot find the information anywhere on your website.

    Thank you.

  • By cwest, March 19, 2017 @ 10:06 am

    Membership costs per year is $45.00

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