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ODVA Director Memorial Day Message: Reflecting on Unity, Strength through Diversity

Director Fitzpatrick and the Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs will host a virtual Statewide Memorial Day Ceremony this year on Facebook and YouTube. All Oregonians are welcome to join for the live premiere at 10 a.m. May 31,… Read More

Sign up for your Covid-19 Vaccination at Safeway – Link inside

Link to register is listed at bottom of this article. You will be asked to confirm that you are eligible for Vaccine according to the government priorities. COVID-19 vaccine is currently being prioritized for the following people: *… Read More

City of Coos Bay awards $5000 to SOVO

Thanks to the City of Coos Bay, SOVO has been awarded a $5,000 grant which can be used as needed to support services to the nearly 10,000 veterans in SOVO’s catchment area.

Interested in Oregon Veteran Related Legislation? Here’s where to find it.

ODVA tracks legislation  <https://www.oregon.gov/odva/connect/pages/legislation.aspx> impacting the veteran community and emails a weekly Bill Digest whenever the legislature is in session. Currently new Bill Digests are released every Friday.  If interested, please subscribe by clicking this link. <https://public.govdelivery.com/accounts/ORDVA/subscriber/new?topic_id=ORDVA_30>

Bandon by Sea Rotary Donates to SOVO

Many thanks to Bandon by the Sea Rotary for donating $1,000 to SOVO from their annual veterans golf fundraiser.  This money is earmarked for the Coos County STAND DOWN which serves hundreds of veterans each year. The Stand… Read More

How can Veterans find out when they can get the vaccine?

VA Vantage – Official Blog US Dept. of Veterans Affairs How can Veterans find out when they can get the vaccine? Veterans and caregivers can sign up for an easy way to stay informed about getting a COVID-19… Read More

How Veterans, designated caregivers can get COVID-19 vaccine from VA

As of Feb. 3, 2021, VA is providing COVID-19 vaccine to the following groups: Veterans living in VA long-term care facilities Veterans who already receive care at VA and are at high risk from COVID-19 based on VA… Read More

New Board Members for SOVO

SOVO is pleased to announce the addition of four new board members.  Rick Anderson, Kyle Brown, Teka Brown, and Matt Hays have all agreed to serve on the board. This is great news for the veterans SOVO serves. … Read More

2020 Veteran’s Concert Message for 3pm on Nov. 14-15, 20 Mark Your Calendars

Willamette Master Chorus will hold their 16th Annual Veterans Concert at 3pm on November 14 and 15th at WillametteMasterChorus.org.

Together We Served: National Veterans Roll of Honor

from US Dept. of Veterans Affairs by Beth Lamb To coincide with Veterans Day, Together We Served has just launched its new National Veterans Roll of Honor, a tribute to the service of more than 2 million servicemen… Read More