Mint Hill American Legion Post 555, Inc.
Mint Hill American Legion Post 555, Inc. has been serving Mint Hill since 2019 fulfilling their mission through the four pillars of the American Legion which are Americanism, youth and athletics, national security, and veterans affairs and rehabilitation.
Americanism – The Post teaches flag protection and edict, provides proper flag retirement ceremonies, holds an annual Memorial Day celebration at Veterans Memorial Park, has an annual Wreath Laying ceremony at Sunset Memory Gardens, and participates at the annual Veterans Breakfast.
Youth and Athletics – The organization funds and supports the following programs locally: American Legion Baseball, American Legion Lady’s Fastpitch Softball, Boy Scouts of America, Eagle Scout ceremony and projects, Junior ROTC Programs, Junior Shooting Sports, Oratorical Contest, Student Trooper Program, Tarheel Boys and Girls State Summer
National Security – The Post supports our troops, size of our armed forces, quality of life for veterans, homeland security, POW/MIAs, and other programs that can impact our national security in a positive way defending our country from all enemies foreign and domestic.
Veterans Affairs and Rehabilitation – The Post supports various veteran groups which provide assistance to all who have served our nation. These groups and organizations include Honor the Warriors (Mint Hill), Veterans Bridge Home (Charlotte), Disabled American Veterans (National), and Wounded Warrior Project (National).