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2017 American Legion Youth Champions Honored


Oratorical Contest

3rd Vice Commander, Sandy Schneeberger

sandys@sanberg.com  (310) 560-5400

2018 District Oratorical contest will be held on Sunday, February 11, 2018
at Los Alamitos Post 716. 
More information to come.

2017 Disrict 29 Oratorical Competition - Sunday, February 12, 2017

Orange Post 132

District 29 Legionnaires and Oratorical contestants.

District 29 Commander Ken George with top three winners.


Left: 3rd Vice Commander Sandy Schneeburger with 1st place winner J. Anekwe. (She also placed 2nd at the Department of California Oratorical Competition.)

Right: District 29 Commander Ken George and Area 5 Command Clay Baxter with winner J. Anekwe.

Congratulations to all the 2017 oratorical contestants.  

2017 Contest Info - click below

The purpose of The American Legion’s National High School Oratorical Contest
is to develop a deeper knowledge and appreciation of the Constitution of the
United States on the part of high school students. Other objectives of the
contest include the development of leadership qualities, the ability to think
and speak clearly and intelligently, and the preparation for acceptance
of the duties and responsibilities, the rights and privileges of American citizenship.


For more information about the Oratorical contest,
click on "A consitutional speech contest."