Veterans Housing Project Dedicated

EUGENE, Ore. — Returning to civilian life after serving in the military is difficult, but the Veterans’ Housing Project is trying to make the transition easier. It all started back in May, but five months later one Eugene house is finally ready for a well deserving veteran to move in. A large group gathered outside … Continue reading »

Campaign Honors Local Veterans

EUGENE, Ore. — A new traveling veterans memorial is under way in Lane County and will help pay for the Veterans’ Housing Project by honoring those who serve our country. The traveling veterans memorial is compact inside a portable tub. It includes flags, dog tags, cards and applications. The ‘Honor a Veteran Campaign’ will directly … Continue reading »

Home Dedicated to Local Veteran

EUGENE, Ore. — The Veterans’ Housing Project is dedicating yet another home to a local veteran Thursday. Garrett Jubie, who was deployed in Iraq and serves with the Army National Guard, will soon be moving in to a newly renovated affordable rental home. Many organizations have dedicated time and resources to this project. The ribbon … Continue reading »

Hundreds Volunteer to Build Home for Vets

May 10, 2012 By Lauren Mickler EUGENE, Ore. — The Veterans Housing Project is a collaboration between St. Vincent de Paul, local contractors and other organizations. They flip foreclosed homes and donate them to deserving veterans in our community. The homes in Bethel will go to two Lane County veterans and their families, but first … Continue reading »