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1-800-MyVA411: One phone number to reach VA

1-800-MyVA411: One phone number to reach VA


COVID-19 vaccination

Call VA Portland now to schedule your COVID Vaccination


Tab King to Offer Digital Solutions for VFW Posts

VFW Posts can take advantage of top tier membership management systems


ODVA LIVE VIRTUAL town hall

ODVA LIVE VIRTUAL town hall


Newsletter

Newsletter March and April 2021


VFW to Host Virtual 2021 Parade of Winners

VFW to Host Virtual 2021 Parade of Winners


The 2021 Women Veterans Conference

The 2021 Women Veterans Conference will be held virtually on May 22.


Job Postings

Job posting for a Deputy Director, National Veterans Service in our DC office.


Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)

Small Business Administration will process Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan applications exclusively from businesses and nonprofits with fewer than 20 employees.


VA Extends Relief for Borrowers Affected by COVID-19

VA Extends Relief for Borrowers Affected by COVID-19 Moratorium includes evictions and foreclosures, and extends loan forbearance opportunities


Post serving as a COVID-19 vaccine distribution site?

Post serving as a COVID-19 vaccine distribution site?


Community Impact Grant for 2021

The Home Depot (HD) has opened their Community Impact Grant for 2021


Newsletter

Newsletter for Jan-Feb 2021


COVID-19 vaccination

COVID-19 vaccination for Veterans 75 years of age and older


COVID-19 Relief Package and Resources

COVID-19 Relief Package and Resources


The Mid-Winter Conference

The Mid-Winter Conference will be modified


Job Postings

Job Postings


VFW Guide for Post Service Officers is now available

VFW Guide for Post Service Officers is now available (FREE)


Post Pandemic Relief Grant

Post Pandemic Relief Grant (relaxed eligibility requirements)


Veteran Services Grant

Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs Notice of Permanent Rulemaking


CINC December Challenge

CINC December Challenge


Job Fair

VA Portland Health Care System Job Fair


VA MISSION Act

VA MISSION Act Telephone Town Hall


Help A Hero Scholarship Program

Sport Clips’ "Help A Hero" fundraising campaign runs from October 15 - November 11 **All Sport Clips locations nationwide**


New CSR File Online

Please make a not CSR reporting point of contact


Job Position Opening

Job Position Opening


Advertisement For Convention

Need the latest information for advertising for the June 2020 Convention. Look here


Newsletter November December

Newsletter November December


Job Opening

Job opening looking for an Assistant Service Officer/Claims Consultant


Town hall meeting

Let’s show the cap at our local town hall meetings.


Mid Winter Schedule

Everything Mid Winter


LIVE STREAMING VOD BANQUET FEBRUARY 1ST.

NOT ABLE TO ATTEND MIDWINTER CONVENTION?                      WE HAVE YOU COVERED! The VOD Banquet and Awards ceremony will be live streamed!   The banquet ‪begins at 6pm,  on 1 February 2020‬, you can catch it all on our website www.vfwor.org‬ follow link on the front page.


Oregon Senate Bill 1542

All hands on deck - come and testify in favor of the Vietnam War Memorial on the Oregon State Capitol Grounds. If you do not wish to testify, please attend to show moral support for this project!


Special invite for all Vietnam Vets

thank Vietnam veterans at the Governor’s Ceremonial Office of the Oregon State Capitol Building


Town Hall Invite (Lane Co)

Senator Merkley Town hall Invite for LANE County area.


Retention/Recruiting Seminars

Providing us the tools to become successful in managing our retention lists.


National HQ Bulletin

National HQ Bulletin (Click on to view whole document)


Recruiting Class (canceled)

ALCON Recruiting Class cancelled due to COVID 19 concerns


Important General Orders

Recent Crisis brings new Orders from Department


Newsletter

March/April Newsletter Please Note: District Meetings may be changed due to COVID19 Dept. Order Changes. Please Contact your District for current information.


New General Order

Recent Crisis brings General Order number 4 from Department.


Ride to Remember

Memorial POW-MIA Memorial HWY 26 Ride


Health and Welfare Campaign

The Buddy Check is essential during this time we are witnessing. Reach out and contact all your members in your Posts. Watch National’s recent video released.


National Convention Cancelled

Major News for the Veterans of Foreign Wars (National ONLY)


Department Convention

Oregon’s 2020 State Convention at the Mill Casino, North Bend is officially canceled. Hotel Reservation may be cancel after June 1st. . The wait being they do not have the staff right now due to the COVID -19 to cover that many cancelations. If you had purchased Program Book ad’s please send an email to department with your name, mailing address so we can refund your money. So very sorry for the inconvenience we will continue to update you on future events


No Delegate Fees

No delegate fees Since we won’t be able to have a delegate vote this year we won’t be requiring the posts to pay delegate fees. Save your money this year. Hopefully next year will be back to normal and then we will be requiring delegate fees again. Take care & stay safe


New General Order

Department releases the fifth general order.


Great news…

The judging for the Buddy Poppy displays will continue this year.


Department Goes Online This Year

Department of Oregon- Award, Memorial, Convention & incoming council workshop-Zoom Meeting June 12 2020 at 9am


Department of Oregon' OutGoing Council Workshop-Zoom Meeting

June 5, 2020. See calendar for details.


Newsletter

May 2020 Newsletter


Youth Scholarships

New Youth Scholarships for 2020-2021


Online Membership System (OMS) will remain open

Keep Pushing comrades so that we do not leave anyone behind


ALL-AMERICAN REQUIREMENT

Veterans and Military Support Last minute requirement. Donation link below.


Membership Monday Webinar

Membership Monday Webinar Training Series Scheduled.


National Goes Zoom

All-American Program & All-American Dashboard Training Online with Zoom Membership Monday July 13, 2020, Zoom, 2-3 PM, CST


StillServing Event

VFW to Host #StillServing Celebration July 20-24


Newsletter

July August 2020 Newsletter


ODVA Tele-Townhall Scheduled

Attn veterans: you're invited to a Tele-Townhall on Monday, July 20 at 2PM with the VA's Under Secretary for Benefits Dr. Paul Lawrence. Dial 833-380-0417 to join, listen to VBA updates, and ask questions. #oregonvet


Grant Making Focus for the 2021 FY

The VFW Foundation is shifting its grant making focus for the 2021 fiscal year to provide urgently needed financial relief to VFW Posts affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.


WILDFIRE DISASTER RELIEF

WILDFIRE DISASTER RELIEF FOR OREGON VETERANS/SURVIVING SPOUSES


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Annual VFW Youth Scholarship Competitions Open


VFW Names Top National Youth Scholarship Winners


VFW Expands Hearing Benefits for Members, Families


VFW Presses Congress on Comprehensive Toxic Exposure Reform 'Long Past Due'


Tab King to Offer Digital Solutions for VFW Posts


VFW to Deliver 2021 Priority Goals to Congress Virtually


VFW to Host Virtual 2021 Parade of Winners


VFW Foundation Celebrates 25 Years of Service


VFW National Commander Echoes VA Secretary Sentiment of Commitment, Solidarity


VA Extends Relief for Borrowers Affected by COVID-19


Denis McDonough Confirmed as New VA Secretary


Prominent Veteran Service Organizations Urge Congress and VA to Act in Newly Released Report


VFW Celebrates Black History Month


Two Former VFW Staff Members Named to New VA Administration


Even Through a Pandemic, Sport Clips Haircuts Raised More Than $1M to Support VFW Help A Hero Scholarships


VFW to Host #SportClipsSalute Week


Post of the Month Launches to Showcase How Posts Are #StillServing


VFW Announces Annual Publications Contest


VFW Demands SECVA Wilkie Resign Immediately in Light of Damning VA OIG Report in Response to a Veteran's Sexual Assault Allegation


VFW Recouped More Than $9.7B in Benefits for Veterans Nationwide


Pandemic Won't Stop BK Support of Veteran Families


Calling All Middle and High School Students


Veterans Need Support Especially in a Pandemic


The VFW Podcast Debuts Today


VFW Sport Clips to Host Virtual Walk for Veterans


Celebrate VFW Day


VFW National Commander Honors Two Louisiana Sheriff's Deputies for Heroic Actions


2021 VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship Application Period Now Open


VFW, Sport Clips Award Nearly $700,000 in Scholarships to Veterans


Hal Roesch II Elected VFW's New National Commander


More Than 1 Million Meals Raised for Food Pantries in Need


VFW to Host #StillServing Celebration July 20-24


Virginia VFW Post Receives National Community Service Award


2020 VFW Scout of the Year Winners Named


VFW Stands for Equality, Condemns Vandalism of WWII Memorial


VFW Pays Its Respects to the Fallen During Memorial Day


2020 National Publications Contest Winners Named


Ace Hardware, VFW Honor Fallen Heroes with 1 Million American Flags


VFW Thanks White House Defense Department and VA for Weekly Briefs


VFW Kicks Off Annual Youth Scholarship Competitions


VFW Cancels Reno National Convention


VSOs Call on President to Uphold 48-Hour Review


VFW Urges Congress to Pass the Major Richard Star Act to Ease the Financial Burden of Medically-Retired Veterans During COVID-19 Pandemic


VFW Announces Top Teachers in National Contest


#StillServing During the COVID-19 Pandemic


Call Out for Post and Department Stories


VFW Opposes VA Decision to Eliminate Accredited Veterans Service Officers 48-Hour Review Period for Claims; Demands Answers from Leadership


VFW Pays Tribute to the Service of Our Vietnam War Veterans


Scam Reminder


VFW Mobilizing, Combating Effects of Invisible Enemy