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Dear Julia, DAV is committed to ensuring that the men and women who stood up for America have the tools, resources and opportunities they need to competitively enter the job market and secure meaningful employment. DAV sponsors in-person and virtual career fairs for veterans, including the upcoming virtual event on August 16th, which is being [...]
~ You Are Cordially Invited to Attend ~ Seattle Storm - Hoops For Heroes Join Seattle Storm in spotlighting its community non-profit, OARS for Women Veterans. This Hoops for Heroes game recognizes and honors service members. Come hoot and holler for WNBA champs Seattle Storm when they take on the Los Angeles Sparks [...]
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 [...]
Our Veterans Program at The City of Auburn is happy to announce our partnership with Earth Corps for an event on February 20th. It is an outdoor event where we will be taking care of the forest at Federal Way’s West Hylebos Wetlands Park. The event will take place from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. We'd like [...]
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 [...]
Kayla Roberts - Dec 11, 2015 In her first tour to Iraq in 2006, Sgt. Mutiara Santiago volunteered to train with 11 other women to search Iraqi women and handle detainees. Right before deployment, her mission changed, and she was among the first women to be in a field artillery unit. Yet, her life as a soldier [...]
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. [...]
Today was grand at Sizzler's. The women veterans enjoyed the fun, received donated gift cards and got excited about the Holiday Season upon us. These are brave, wonderful, incredible women who served with honor, many of them in combat theatre from Desert Storm, Iraq, and Afghanistan. Thanks to each of then for their service. Good [...]
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 [...]