News and Announcements
1/16/14 - 1:34 pm
Multnomah County’s Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the creation Thursday of a veterans court aimed at helping veterans in the justice system connect with services that can help them.
11/14/13 - 6:58 pm
Oregon’s top veterans official says that it will take a broad community effort to meet the needs of four generations of military veterans who've served in five major wars. On Thursday, Nov. 14, Multnomah County pledged to lead the way.
11/14/13 - 9:35 am
On Thursday, Nov. 14, at 2 p.m., Multnomah County and the cities of Portland, Gresham, Troutdale, Fairview and Wood Village, will sign a historic agreement to provide services to veterans. Read the Community Covenant (pdf).
11/4/13 - 11:16 am
The Portland VA Medical Center has compiled an extensive list of free meals and discounts for veterans on Veteran's Day and throughout the year. Thank you so much for putting this together and to the businesses who are supporting veterans and their families!
Multnomah County Board approves food pantries at Madison, Reynolds high schools to serve students and families
10/8/13 - 12:14 pm
Saying that children should not be hungry in our community, the Multnomah County Board of Commissioners on Oct. 3 voted to create two new food pantries at Madison High School and Reynolds High School.