Tag: veteran owned businesses

employment

Return on investment is not the full story

As a result we do have several veteran-owned businesses in our region, but the general unemployment rate for veterans in Oregon is over 7 percent, …

family

Entrepreneurship for military spouses

We are all aware of the tremendous sacrifices members of our military make to defend our country and our citizens. But we may not be

veteran owned businesses

Marine veterans find their calling with beer

Dean Howes, one of the founders of Vagabond Brewing in Salem, had noticed Albany’s evolving and expanding beer scene, as well as the area’s growing

aging veterans

Expo aims to connect veterans with valuable resources in central Oregon

One of the largest veteran resource events in the state will be held in central Oregon next month, when the Veteran Benefit Expo kicks off at 10 a.m. July 15 at the Deschutes Fair & Expo Center in Redmond.

With over 75 booths featuring state and federal service providers, non-profit agencies, employers and other local partners, this free event promises to bring together the best benefits, resources and programs Oregon has to offer veterans and their families.