American Legion, Young-Budd Post 171
Young-Budd Post 171 is the Westerville Post of the American Legion, the largest, most influential veterans organization in the United States! ''VETERANS STILL SERVING AMERICA'' Post 171 is Westerville's American Legion. Since 1919, the American Legion Post 171 has been serving the United States and Young-Budd Post 171 has been serving Westerville. The Premier Veterans Organization - the American Legion sponsors numerous programs for veterans, their families, and the youth of our nation.
Post 171 sponsors Westerville's Memorial Day activities and the Buckeye Boy's and Girl's State candidates, co-sponsors Westerville's Flag Retirement Ceremony and it's members march in the 4th of July parade.
The Young-Budd Post home has returned to Westerville proper and is located at 393 East College Avenue . The Post Home is available for meetings, parties, receptions, concerts and other community events. Information can be found on the website www.post171.org.