Veterans’ Housing Project Grows

EUGENE, Ore. — The Veterans’ Housing Project is getting bigger with the help of some generous donors. On Tuesday, the sixth house was being renovated after Northwest Community Credit Union donated $75,000 to the project. The St. Vincent de Paul program provides housing for veterans returning from duty for up to two years. The sixth … Continue reading »

Firefighters Make Way for Vet’s New Home

EUGENE, Ore. — A group of firefighters spent Sunday demolishing a Eugene home, but it wasn’t because the house was on fire. The firefighters are volunteering with the Veterans’ Housing Project.¬†Once the house is done, a local vet will move in, but first it’ll go through some major renovations. “Inside we’re taking down some of … Continue reading »

Veteran Housing Project Home Moved

EUGENE, Ore. — Sunday was a big day for the Veterans’ Housing Project as it moved a home to its new location on 13th Avenue and Jefferson Street. The home was moved early Sunday morning as part of a project to help rehab houses for homeless veterans. The city of Eugene, EWEB, St. Vincent de … Continue reading »

Veterans’ Housing Project Receives Grant

EUGENE, Ore. — The Veterans’ Housing Project received a $75,000 grant from The Home Depot Wednesday. The project aims to place veterans in affordable housing for up to two years after deployment. A veteran KEZI 9 News talked to who is living in one of the houses says she hopes to stay in her home … Continue reading »