February 23, 2017

VA offering up to $8 million in grants for adaptive-sports programs that aid disabled Veterans

VA is providing up to $8 million in grants to fund adaptive-sports programs that offer activities for disabled Veterans and members of the armed forces who have […]
February 16, 2017

Local flight project honors area veterans

A few years back, Touchet farmer Mark Small contacted AMVETS Jonathan M. Wainwright Post 1111 to suss out a way to thank veterans for their service […]
February 16, 2017

Recreation therapy & creative arts therapy for Veterans

The following guest post was submitted to VAntage Point by Dr. David W. Luce, a Viet Nam Veteran of the United States Navy, Board Certified Music […]
February 11, 2017

Veterans win at Wildhorse Super Bowl party

More than $10,000 was raised for Divide Camp — a former Wallowa County elk hunt camp that offers a wilderness retreat for combat veterans — during […]
January 31, 2017

Healing on the water

By CLIFFORD LYON For City of Eugene Recreation I participated in the Veteran Sailing Program offered by the City of Eugene Recreation in the summer of […]
January 9, 2017

Applications to be accepted for 2017 National Veterans Golden Age Games

VA will accept applications from Veterans interested in competing in the 2017 National Veterans Golden Age Games beginning Feb. 1. Veterans ages 55 and older and enrolled […]
January 5, 2017

Portland Trail Blazers players to donate 120 tickets each home game: Here are the organizations …

The Portland Trail Blazers are giving up more than points this season. Five Blazers players, through the team’s Player Community Ticket Program, are donating 120 tickets to Portland area organizations […]
January 3, 2017

Sisters veterans organization has national reach

Warfighter Outfitters was born in Sisters and operates out of here – but its reach extends far beyond Central Oregon. In 2016, the nonprofit served “just […]
January 3, 2017

National Veterans Creative Arts Competition and Festival kicks off

The 2017 National Veterans Creative Arts Competition began January 1. During January, February and March, Veterans enrolled at VA medical facilities or outpatient clinics are invited […]