American Legion Canal Post 25 in Middletown offered to financially support post members who belong to the Coast Guard, are federal employees or are federal contractors currently not being paid due to the government shutdown.

This assistance is available to post members who are experiencing financial distress due to the government shutdown. The post will provide grocery vouchers and or provide direct payment to companies/institutions requiring payment for utilities, auto, etc.

Questions should be directed to the post commander at

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