Unit 8 of the American Legion Auxiliary is the only Auxiliary unit located on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Part of a network of 10,500 ALA units that make up the largest women’s patriotic service organization in the world, Unit 8 members volunteer their time to support veterans,their families, youth, and community in the DC area. Unit 8 holds donation drives to benefit local charities throughout the year. Teaming up with D/CLAW since the first bout, Unit 8 is proud to have contributed to their efforts to support such worthy organizations as the House of Ruth, Service Womens Action Network, Fisher House Foundation, N-Street Village, the DC Firefighters Burn Foundation, and the Aleethia Foundation. The Auxiliary embodies the spirit of America that has prevailed through war and peace. Find us online at www.legiondc8.org or on Facebook at Aux UnitEight.