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Free College Courses for Returning Veterans

Antioch University's Clemente Course in the Humanities, begins Tuesday April 5th. We have 7 people so far and hope to increase our cohort to at least 15. If you would like to have Phoenix Raine attend a meeting, please let her know. Already know you would like to apply? The application is available here. Contact Information Phoenix Raine [...]

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. Here’s how the program works: Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to [...]

Women Veterans Suicide Crisis Prompts Legislation

Representative Julia Brownley introduced H.R. 2915, the Female Veteran Suicide Prevention Act. If enacted, this bill would identify mental health and suicide prevention programs that are the most effective with the best outcomes among women veterans at risk. The bill would require VA to report the results of this analysis to the Congressional Veterans' Committees. [...]

Two Year Entrepreneurship Program 2016

The Veterans Objective Mission Program offers a comprehensive two-year course in entrepreneurship beginning February 13, 2016 and July 30, 2016. The curriculum is designed to assist veterans who have transitioned, or will soon begin transitioning to civilian life, in establishing and building a business. This will fuel economic diversification by increasing the number of veteran-owned businesses [...]

Veteran’s Day Activities

  EVENTS Magnolia American Legion Veterans Day Service Wed Nov 11th in front of the Post Office on McGraw in Magnolia First Part 9-945am Service Project lead by the Cub Scouts Pack 80 but all welcome to help–clean up side walk and put US flags in Magnolia village Bring or make thank you cards for [...]

Veteran’s Outdoor Film Event

Dear Friend of our National Parks, The National Parks Conservation Association has teamed up with the Vet Voice Foundation, veterans, film makers, and outdoor groups to empower returning members of the military to share their stories through film. Join us Wednesday Nov. 4th at 7pm for an evening of short films documenting the adventures of [...]

Annual Veterans Day Brunch @ Anthony’s Home Port

This year, OARS for Women Veterans is having its 3rd Annual Women Veterans Appreciation Sunday Brunch, the Sunday before Veterans day, November 8th. It's again at Anthony's Home Port Restaurant at Shilshole. A table for eight to nine women veterans and family is $230, that's a huge discount. For others it is  $280 for a table of [...]