Ely-Fagan Post 1151 of the American Legion was chartered in 1935. Since 1963 it has been located in its’ current home at 260 Middle Road. The Post owns the building and property; there are no mortgages or liens.
Our membership averages approximately 250 Legionnaires year-over-year, we support a Sons of the American Legion Squadron of approximately 50 members and an American Legion Auxiliary organization of approximately 100 members.
The Post sponsors an American Legion Baseball Team, Boy Scout Troop 350 and Cub Scout Pack 350. We provide meeting facilities for the Girl Scouts and several civic organizations and self-help groups.
We regularly hold fundraisers for organizations such as the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, American Cancer Society, and Breast Cancer Awareness to name a few. We support the USMCR Toys for Tots program. We participate in many Town of Henrietta activities and provide support and assistance to the Monroe County American Legion on a regular basis.
Ely-Fagan Post 1151 of the American Legion Mission Statement:
The American Legion was chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. It is the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization, committed to mentoring youth and sponsorship of wholesome programs in our communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow service members and veterans.
Some of our Recent Post
11th Annual American Legion/Town of Henrietta Youth Fishing Derby was held Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 7 am to 10:30 am at the Buyck Pavilion at Martin Road Park. There were approximately 90 people, mostly children, participating. Mothers and fathers brought their children to teach them how to fish. There were 7 and 8 pound […]
Fall Sportsman’s Raffle The Fall Sportsman Raffle is one of our most important fundraisers as it provides operating funds for the winter months and helps pay for necessary repairs and renovations to the post home. This Year’s Fall Sportsman’s Raffle will be held on Saturday, September 9,, 2017 from 12 noon to 5 pm Rain […]
We are going to have a Putt-Putt Championship at 6PM on Monday, August 28 at the Family Funhouse on Jay Scuddy Boulevard in Henrietta. Cost will be $5 per person plus pay your own greens fee. There will be prizes with pizza and wings afterwards at the post. Keep Checking back for more information. Call […]