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Come Laugh With Us! Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society Fundraiser

The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society is a nonprofit with a branch located at Naval Base Ventura County, on Port Hueneme, that, in partnership with the Navy & Marine Corps, provides financial, educational and other needs-based assistance to active-duty and retired Sailors & Marines, their eligible family members and survivors. Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society, Founded in […]

VET2VET: Fighting the Good Fight

VET2VET: Fighting the Good Fight

By Mike Smith “A lot of vets have a hard time receiving their benefits. It’s a struggle. It’s a big fight; you need to fight for your benefits,” says Rob Ortiz, U.S. Marine veteran and CEO of VET2VET Veteran Education and Fitness Training. Since 2014, VET2VET has been fighting for the rights of active and […]

Happy 227th Birthday US Coast Guard – August 4!

1790-2017! @USCG #CG227 #SEMPERPARATUS #CHEERSUSCG #SOT We’re very proud to wish our friends at the US Coast Guard a happy 227th birthday which they will celebrate August 4th! Like all of our military men and women, the Coast Guard is a vital part of our national security and we thank them for their service!The US […]

Socks for Soldiers — Boot Socks Make A Soldier Smile!

Boot Socks a Vital, but Overlooked Necessity For our troops deployed in combat roles on the front lines of Afghanistan and Iraq, a daily patrol consists of miles and miles of walking through dusty and rocky villages with bad roads or no roads at all. In this harsh terrain and with the demands of long […]

6th Annual Military and Veterans Expo

6th Annual Military and Veterans Expo

  EVENT DATE: Saturday, August 26, 2017 EVENT TIME: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM EVENT LOCATION: Camarillo Community Center, 1605 Burnley Street, Camarillo Expo 2017 anticipates 2,000 attendees and is a free event for all Military, Veterans, their families and the community that supports them. The event is produced by the Ventura County Military Collaborative. […]

Gold Coast Veterans Foundation Receives $40,000 Grant

Gold Coast Veterans Foundation Receives $40,000 Grant

Ventura County veterans will receive expanded services from the Gold Coast Veterans Foundation (GCVF) thanks to a $40,000 matching grant from the Martin V. & Martha K. Smith Foundation. “The continued support from the Martin V. & Martha K. Smith Foundation is special for Gold Coast Veterans Foundation,” says J.C. Oberst, GCVF executive director. “This […]

Combat Leadership Training Event- Active Duty Military Discount

Combat Leadership Training Event- Active Duty Military Discount

The Oxnard Peace Officers Foundation will host a “combat” leadership training event next week. The proceeds will benefit the Oxnard Police Officers Memorial which honors the seven Oxnard Police Officers who have been killed in the line of duty. http://www.oxnardpoa.org/. Seldom appearing on the West Coast, U.S. Navy SEAL Jeremiah “JP” Dinnell will present this “highly […]

American Legion Oxnard Post 48 is on the move!

American Legion Oxnard Post 48 is on the move!

By Joe Reyes The post is on the move—  literally. It’s my sad duty to report that after three years at the Auto Center Drive location, we have  to   vacate this facility. Our last day here will be on July 31st, so we have a month to clear out.  However, the good news is […]

World War II Navy Veteran Speaks About Preparations For WWII D-Day Invasion

World War II Navy Veteran Speaks About Preparations For WWII D-Day Invasion

The Allied D-Day invasion on the beaches of Normandy during World War II was one of the major turning points in the war. It took much planning, preparation and good timing to make it a success. That was the message from World War II Navy veteran Dr. Arnold (Arnie) Heyman during a July 20 talk […]

Military and Veterans Expo and Job Fair

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