Governor’s executive order helps military spouses, veterans find work, training Governor’s executive order helps military spouses, veterans find work, training 12 hrs ago OLYMPIA – gov. jay inslee signed an executive order Monday that builds upon the state’s efforts to support military spouses and veterans with employment and training opportunities when families statewide transition to civilian life.
This week thousands of Veterans, VA employees and community partners geared up to beat feet in the sixth annual VA2K Walk and Roll. "The event encourages healthy activity while collecting donated food and clothing to support homeless and displaced Veterans," said Tia Lewis with VA’s Work/Life.
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The event also benefited homeless Veterans as participants made voluntary donations in the form of items such as clothing, toiletries, food and water that had an Since 2011, the VA2K has generated the donation of items with an estimated value of more than $1.73 million to help homeless Veterans.
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This event will raise money for the Disabled American. a.m. to 2 p.m. Oregon State University Veterans Affairs and Veterans and Family Student Association are co-hosting a veterans social at the.
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