American Legion Auxiliary Unit 222 collects “Poppy” donations for Active Duty Military and Veterans

The members of American Legion Auxiliary Unit 222, Laguna Beach, are asking for donations to their “Poppy Fund” for active duty military and veterans in exchange for a red paper poppy. 

Congress designated Friday, May 24 as “National Poppy Day” and the Auxiliary will have a table at Pavilions in North Laguna that day from 4 to 6 p.m.

American Legion poppies

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Poppy donations for Active Duty Military and Veterans 

Poppies will also be available on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27 during the 11 a.m. American Legion ceremony at Heisler Park, Monument Point. 

Donations can also be mailed to ALA Unit 222, P.O. Box 517, Laguna Beach, CA 92652 in exchange for a poppy. 

For further information, contact Sandi Werthe, Treasurer and Poppy Chair at (949) 494-6016 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..   

The Unit is a 501(c)(19), Federal ID 95-6050005.