“Seattle Storm Basketball Community Spotlight ‘Hoops for Heroes’” night is September 11, 2015. Tip-off: 7 pm People can come to our tables at the West Entrance for the raffle and the community table at 6:30 PM Our tickets include a donation so the purchaser will receive an IRS donation letter.

We also have a suite for women veterans (one can purchase a suite ticket as well). Click here for more information!

Be sure to check out our OARS Seattle Storm Basketball Memorabilia Online Auction! Auction ends September 09, 2015 at Midnight PDT!

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.

Entrepreneurial Program for Veterans Starts January 2016

Washington Diversity & Veterans Foundation (WDVF) is proud to introduce the “Veterans’ Objective Mission” Program designed to assist and provide resources to veterans and to in-service members (departing military within 1 year) to help them start […]

OARS Board Member Wins WDVA Award

The Washington Department of Veterans Affair’s Women’s Advisory Board named King County employee, Debra Wood, its 2015 Outstanding Woman Veteran of the Year.

A Vietnam-era veteran, Debra received the award for her dedication and volunteer work […]

The Long Journey Home

DAV (Disabled American Veterans) is pleased to present this unprecedented report: Women Veterans: The Long Journey Home, a comprehensive study of the many challenges women face when they leave military service.