530-520-9194 support@ivets.org

Miscellaneous organizations


EIN: 46-3547048

Service and support dog trainer for disabled veterans.

Point of contact is Kristina L. Olsen.
Mailing address only: P.O. Box 1290, Redmond, OR 97756


EIN: 27-0111073

Provides care packages for deployed military personnel with a connection to Central Oregon.

Point of contact is Dianne Brock (Quartermaster).
Mailing address only: 60749 River Bend Dr, Bend, OR 97702.

Care package packing every second Saturday 1000 at the VFW in Bend.
To sign up for military personnel to receive free care packages please visit the website.
Board meetings first Tuesday at 1700 at the VFW in Bend.


EIN: 81-0868576

Central Oregon Veterans Council is a local coalition of veteran-centric organizations whose mission is to share information and resources, collaborate on projects, expand capacity, raise awareness, provide support for, and advocate on behalf of, all Central Oregon veterans, guard, and reserve personnel as a united force.

Point of contacts are President Wendy Rudy or Secretary Steve Wilkes.
wendy.rudy@gmail.com, sgwilkes73@gmail.com
Mailing address only: PO Box 8031, Bend OR 97708


Homeless outreach, veteran housing, economic, and employment assistance to at risk veterans.

Point of contact is the front desk.
COVO is open Mon-Fri 0900-1600.


A working ranch that restores purpose and spirit to veterans of all ages.

Point of contact is the front desk.
Hours of operation are Mon-Fri 1000-1400.

The Veterans Ranch hosts a Veterans volunteer day every Thursday at 1000.


EIN: 93-1279550

Therapeutic horsemanship, Veteran services are free.

The point of contact is Polly Pohen.
Hours of operation are Mon-Fri 0900-1700.
Mailing address is different than physical address:
PO Box 5593, Bend, OR 97708


Veterans coordination and support organization.

Points of contact:
LPVO Main Office, (541) 536-6072
Frank Hernandez, LPVO President, (541) 419-0372
Brian Schmidt, LPVO Vice President, (541) 536-3484
William Reeder, LPVO Volunteer, (707) 410-7588

Hours of operation are Mon-Fri 1000-1500.


The Marine Corps League join in camaraderie and fellowship for the purpose of preserving traditions, promoting the interests of the United States Marine Corps, banding together those who are now serving in the United States Marine Corps and those who have been honorably discharged from that service.

Point of contact is Eric Chandler.


To support directly and through our affiliated chapters, the military community. This includes Active, Reserve, National Guard, Retired, and former Commissioned and Warrant officers of all seven Uniformed Services and their surviving spouses.

Mailing address only: PO Box 7826, Bend, OR 97702


After multiple attempts to contact them iVets believes this organization is no longer operating.

Point of contact is Carla Merrell.
Mailing address only: PO Box 2086, Sisters, OR 97759


Veterans motorcycling organization.

Point of contact is President Jim Windolph.
Mailing address only: PO Box 12754 Salem, OR 97309

They have meetings on the third Saturday of the month Northside Bar and Grill in Bend at 0830-1000.


Fly fishing outings and training for disabled veterans.

Point of contact is Greg Ford.


Also “Still Serving Central Oregon” non-profit.

Provides individual, group, couples, and substance use therapy for veterans, first responders, military members, and their families. Stop by and check us out or feel free to call for more information. We are veterans serving veterans!

Points of contact are Teresa Palmer (Office Manager) or Matt Palmer (Administrative Director).
teresa@iamstillserving.com, matt@iamstillserving.com


Veteran and first responder counselling service.

Point of contact is Dan Anderson.


Holistic and equine assisted therapy.


Unknown if this organization is still active.

Female military veterans support organization.

Point of contact is Dani Shine.