Author: Daniel Payne

Annual Veterans Breakfast

I enjoyed attending my first Veterans Breakfast hosted by the City of Tualatin this morning at the Juanita Pohl Center. The agenda for the morning was: Master of Ceremonies Councilor Frank Bubenik Color Guard Tualatin Police Dept “Star Spangled Banner”

Christmas Gifts for Veterans at VA Hospital – December 12th at 8:30AM

Kathy Walsh

Dear Auxiliary Brothers and Sisters, My name is Kathy Walsh and I am the Veteran of Foreign Wars Representative for the Department of Oregon at the Veteran Affairs Medical Center. I am writing you today to invite all those that

Veterans Day Concert

The Founding Band

From IrishPDX.com As a token of our appreciation to you Veterans, we are offering a discount to the upcoming concert at the Sherwood Center for the Arts on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 7:30pm! The band, The Founding will be

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2018 Regatta Run, Record Number of 586 Entrants

Today’s 10th annual Regatta Run was one for the record books, as we enjoyed both sunshine and a record number of 586 entrants. Our community showed up in force to support this memorial fundraiser that honors Cpl. Matthew Lembke as

Regatta Run 5K, This Saturday

Regatta Run, 2016

Just a few days until race day! Our registration numbers are already well above last year at this time, and we are likely to get close to or over 600 participants! Great weather is ahead for the weekend- so come

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Help a Hero

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Great opportunity! Now through Veterans Day, November 11, you can “Help A Hero” take the next step toward a civilian career through education when you get a haircut at one of the more than 1,700 Sport Clips Haircuts locations across the

Veterans Recognition Breakfast

Tualatin Veterans Recognition

Honor and salute veterans at this annual event. Come enjoy a delicious catered breakfast celebrating veterans and all they’ve done for our country. Guest speakers will present and prizes will be raffled off during the event. Pre-registration is required, and

2018-2019 Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest

Patriot's Pen Essay Contest

Each year more than 132,000 students in grades 6-8 enter the VFW’s Patriot’s Pen youth essay contest. The national first-place winner wins $5,000 and an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C. The first-place winner from each state competes for national awards totaling $55,000, with each

$10,000.00 Scholarship Winner Announced

Life and Memories of a Patriot

2018 Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest First Place $10,000 Scholarship Kayla Juds | 12th Grade “Life and Memories of a Patriot” | Medium: Oil Paint Sponsored by VFW Auxiliary 10519 | Greendale, Wisconsin “This painting of my grandfather is

$10,000 Home Repair Grants to Veterans

Washington County, Oregon

The Washington County Office of Community Development was recently awarded funds from Oregon Housing and Community Services to help low-income elderly or disabled Veterans with repairs to their homes. The Veterans Home Improvement Program will provide grants of up to

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