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April is the Month of the Military Child (MOMC)

Published: 04/15/2021

As you know we continue our mission in Serving Those Who Served and supporting our veterans and their families.  With that being said, we take the opportunity during April as the Month of the Military Child (MOMC) to salute our military children.

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Department of Labor releases high demand occupation list for the Veteran Rapid Retraining Assistance Program

Published: 04/15/2021

Department of Labor releases high demand occupation list for the Veteran Rapid Retraining Assistance Program

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is preparing to launch the Veteran Rapid Retraining Assistance Program (VRRAP) as part of its continued effort to support Veterans seeking retraining and economic opportunities in response to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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WDVA Podcast - WDVA Traumatic Brain Injury Survivor Joseph Jimenez

Published: 04/14/2021

WDVA Employee and Traumatic Brain Injury Survivor Joseph Jimenez joins the WDVA Podcast to tell his TBI story.

Listen here, or wherever you get your podcasts from!

https://www.podbean.com/ew/pb-bi2tg-100b146

NEWS RELEASE - Washington State COVID Grant Notice of Award to Washington Department of Veterans Affairs

Published: 04/12/2021

April 12, 2021

OLYMPIAToday, the Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA) received confirmation that the agency will receive more than $13… read more

Federal surplus property now available to veteran small business owners

Published: 03/30/2021

Federal surplus property now available to veteran small business owners

Owners of small veteran-owned businesses can now access federal surplus property available in the Federal Personal Property Program.

To access the Federal Personal Property Program there are two steps:

1. Register with the U.S. Veterans Administration at https://www.vetbiz.va.gov/

2. Then… read more

Federal surplus property now available to veteran small business owners

Published: 03/30/2021

Federal surplus property now available to veteran small business owners

Owners of small veteran-owned businesses can now access federal surplus property available in the Federal Personal Property Program.

To access the Federal Personal Property Program there are two steps:

1. Register with the U.S. Veterans Administration at https://www.vetbiz.va.gov/

2. Then… read more

Update to Spokane County & Eastern Washington Regional Veterans Services Office Appointments

Published: 03/29/2021

Update to Spokane County & Eastern Washington Regional Veterans Services Office Appointments

As of March 29, 2021: The Spokane County & Eastern Washington Regional Veterans Services Office… read more

PROCLAMATION: Medal of Honor Day

Published: 03/25/2021

WHEREAS, throughout our country's history, courageous men and women of the
Evergreen State have answered the call to protect and defend justice, liberty, and the freedom we
hold so precious; and


WHEREAS, rising above the call of duty at the risk of grave injury and loss of life, a
celebrated few of these fearless service members distinguished themselves as… read more

Flag Lowering - 3/23/21 (Shooting in Boulder, Colorado)

Published: 03/23/2021

Pursuant to Presidential Proclamation, Governor Inslee hereby directs that Washington State and United States flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff immediately, in honor of the victims who tragically lost their lives on March 22, 2021, in Boulder, Colorado.read more

#FlagLowering-03/18/2021 (Atlanta Spa Shootings)

Published: 03/18/2021

#FlagLowering-03/18/2021 (Atlanta Spa Shootings)

 

Pursuant to Presidential Proclamation, Governor Inslee hereby directs that Washington State and United States flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff immediately, in remembrance of the victims who lost their lives in the senseless acts of violence perpetrated on March 16, 2021, in the Atlanta Metropolitan… read more