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Pushing Past Societal Expectations at ALA Empire Girls State

Hello everyone, my name is Sophie LaForest. My time here at American Legion Auxiliary Empire Girls State has been amazing.  I’ve grown up in government; my mom has worked in New York State government for almost twenty-five years. Right now, … Continue reading

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ALA Empire Girls State Gazette Vol 3, Issue 2

Check out the American Legion Auxiliary Empire Girls State Gazette Volume 3, Issue 2!  

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Empire Girls State: Sisterhood, Compassion, & Leadership

Empire Girls State: Sisterhood, Compassion, & Leadership   Monday July 2, 2018 Every year, during the first week of July, people ask me why I volunteer my time to American Legion Auxiliary Empire Girl State. I can safely say that … Continue reading

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Hear Ye! Hear Ye!

Hear Ye, Year Ye! Each year the ALA Empire Girls State Citizens submit articles to the ALA Empire Girls State Gazette. The Gazette is then edited by and formatted to include some fun by the ALA Empire Girls State Secretary … Continue reading

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Respecting Our American Flag

7/1/2018 Today’s blog comes from the Rankin Senior Counselor Katie Dorminey. Katie is a 26 year member of the American Legion Auxiliary and is currently a Lieutenant in the United States Army. Today’s blog provides insight into what the American … Continue reading

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Hello from ALA Empire Girls State 2017!

Phew! What a fast 36 hours we have had! The girls arrived, settled in, found their cheering voices and have had a lot of fun! To get a glimpse of the fun and see what we have been up to, … Continue reading

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Thursday Recap!

Long nights lead to early mornings . . . the citizens have learned that this week!! PATRIOTIC DAY TODAY!  Red, white and blue attire was worn by all attending and volunteering at Girls State today!  Some a little crazy, but … Continue reading

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Wednesday Recap!

Another beautiful day on the Brockport College campus! Our morning started with a flag posting ceremony and a song by the Clinton County citizens. We then had a presentation by the Department Americanism Chairman talking about Blue Star banners which … Continue reading

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Check Out Today!

Did anyone pick up a gray and white chevron pillowcase with clothes and a gray fluffy blanket inside?  Contact us at:  empiregirlsstate@gmail.com.  We believed someone picked it up by accident!

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Thank you for the article, Batavia Daily News!

Great story covering American Legion Auxiliary Girls State! The Batavia Daily News article

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