According to the Oregon Veterans Administration, 6 out of 10 women … active duty,” said Elizabeth Estabrooks, VA coordinator for Women Veterans.
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The nearly 30,000 female veterans in Oregon are all too often faced with a … Elizabeth Estabrooks visited the Women Veterans of the Oregon Coast …
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. – A non-profit in Douglas County is helping female veterans connect with nature and the community.
Many people balance military service with parenthood. But having to breastfeed while wearing a bulletproof vest is an experience that belongs to a limited group
“If we have female veterans that are going off to combat and they come back to Medford, Oregon, they will know, hopefully in the future,
First Lieutenant Brie Zeiger tried to stifle her fear as the C-130 transport plane she was riding in began its descent toward Forward Operating Base …
When Grace Banker graduated from Barnard College in 1915, women did not yet have the right vote. But lacking this basic right didn’t stop Banker
When they asked for the 2018 Women Build by Columbia Gorge Habitat for Humanity to have a “Rosie the Riveter” theme, the visiting team had
Sunday is Women’s Equality Day. It’s a day to celebrate women’s equality in specific, connected ways. Each year, on this Congress-designated day, we commemorate the
There are about 300,000 veterans in Oregon eligible for services when they return home … There are over 2,000 women veterans in Jackson County alone.
More than 100 local female veterans were honored Thursday at an annual celebration in Medford. … In Southern Oregon, there are over 3,000.
COOS BAY — A local support group in Coos County geared toward serving the area’s female veterans has been formed.