Milestone: Voices for Veterans group picks board for 2020

  • Wednesday, January 15, 2020 1:30am
  • Life

Voices for Veterans announced in early January its elected 2020 Board of Directors: president John Braasch; vice president Dick Stumbaugh; secretary/treasurer Claudia Clark, and board members Joe Fore Jr., Pat Foster, Lorri Gilchrist,Paul Hampton, Mike McEvoy, DonaJean Sayer and Harvey White.

A nonprofit 501(c)(3) in Washington state, Voice for Veterans’ prime mission is “to assist homeless veterans, veterans in need, and their immediate family members, in part through a Stand Down on the North Olympic Peninsula.”

Monthly meetings are held at 1 p.m. to the second Thursday of each month at the Veterans Center, 216 S. Francis St., Port Angeles.

Three Stand Downs held annually: May in Forks, July in Port Townsend and October in Port Angeles. At the three 2019 Stand Down events, volunteers served 594 veterans. For more information about membership and/or donations, see www.voicesforveterans.org or email to voicesforveterans@yahoo.com.

More in Life

Sequim poet weaves personal, place with ‘Terrain’

For her debut poetry collection, Sequim author Gina Hietpas dug deep into… Continue reading

Peninsula artists to offer insights at Sept. 25 ArtBites event

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the creativity and collaboration behind Tangled Fibers on Sept. 25

Sequim Toastmasters spotlight humor at next onlinemeeting

Toastmasters: Speaking with humor makes speeches special, audiences engaged, messages memorable

Three local Master Gardeners get Golden Trowel honors

Betsy Burlingame, Bev Dawson and Bruce Pape have been awarded Master Gardeners’ Golden Trowel Awards

Get It Growing: Plant your own gourmet garlic

Garlic (Allium sativum) is among the oldest documented plants cultivated by man.… Continue reading

United Way of Clallam County kicks of 2020 campaign

United Way of Clallam County’s 2020 Annual Campaign got underway on Sept.… Continue reading

NOLS to host virtual, family-friendly Red Yarn show

Award-winning family performer Red Yarn plays a NOLS online show on Sunday, Sept. 27

Digital, gourd art in spotlight at Blue Whole Gallery in October

Two award-winning veteran artists take spotlight in “Celebration of the Season of Arts” in October

Milestone: Michael Trebert chapter welcomes new members

Four Olympic Peninsula residents recently joined the local Daughters of the American… Continue reading

Most Read