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Welcome to Our Community of Women Veterans

We are a small non-profit organization providing re-entry services for women who served in the U.S. Armed Forces. Our primary mission is to counsel, assist and guide women veterans to take advantage of opportunities for education and training and to effectively seek community and government resources to improve quality of life.

Look for more about us on our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/OarsForWomenVets).
Follow us on Twitter & get the skinny version (https://twitter.com/OARS4Vets).

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Start a New Career

We are here to help our women veterans overcome obstacles they face in order to make the necessary adjustments to succeed in civilian life and achieve the highest quality of life available.

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We Can Help You Succeed

You tried to “go home and go back to the life you had” — it was impossible.  We are here to offer you the opportunity to get back up on your feet. Check us out!

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Join Us

Our membership is made up solely of women who served in the Armed Forces of the United States. This is what makes it possible to find your friends, your community, the rules, the laws, the rights, the benefits, and the ways you can find you way to the future you want.


Fifth Annual Veterans Day Brunch – 2017

OARS for Women Veterans is having its 5th Annual Women Veterans Appreciation Sunday Brunch on November 12th, the first Sunday after Veteran's Day. Our brunch gathering will be held at the Ballard Elks Club located at Shilshole Bay. 5th [...]

By | October 6th, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

Start a New Career by Starting with the Mission Continues’ Fellowship Program

Through the Mission Continues’ Fellowship Program, selected veterans volunteer part-time for six months at the community organization of their choice. In return, Fellows receive a living stipend, complete a leadership development curriculum and develop new [...]

By | August 22nd, 2017|Tags: , |

Donate to OARS by Shopping at Fred Meyer

Donate to OARS for Vets simply by using your Fred Meyer Rewards Card!  Fred Meyer is donating $2.5 million per year to non-profits in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington, based on where their customers tell them to give. [...]

By | January 4th, 2016|Tags: , , , |