Welcome to the website of Chapter 392 of the Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) located in Portland, Oregon!
Chapter 392 meets on the second Thursday of each month (except November) starting at 7:00 PM. Please see our calendar page for more details. Meetings are held at:
VVA Chapter 392 Vet Resource Center
7600 SE Johnson Creek Blvd (Second Floor)
Portland, OR 97206
|Monday & Tuesday||10:00 AM - 4:00 PM|
|Thursday & Friday||10:00 AM - 4:00 PM|
For more information about our chapter, please contact chapter president Gary McAdams at (503) 577-6639 or by e-mail.
About the VVA
Founded in 1978, Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) is the only national Vietnam veterans organization congressionally chartered and exclusively dedicated to Vietnam-era veterans and their families. Chapter 392 in Portland, Oregon is one of 650 local Chapters. Nationwide, VVA has over 70,000 individual members.
VVA's goals are to promote and support the full range of issues important to Vietnam veterans, to create a new identity for this generation of veterans, and to change public perception of Vietnam veterans.
Find a Buddy Program
VVA Chapter 392 has started a "Find a Buddy" program to help search for those who served with of you, regardless of when you were in the military. If you are interested in this program, please contact us and send us information to help us get started - your buddy's name, service years, unit(s) and any other information that might help. Click here to contact us about the program
VA’s Top Links for Vet Services
The Veterans Health Administration wants to let Veterans know about the health support services available to them. Check out the VA’s top links for Veteran services by downloding this PDF. If you know a Veteran, we hope you will print out this list and give them a copy.
Toxic Exposure Research Act
We are pleased to report that the President has signed the Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2016 on December 16,02016. This bill incorporated the Toxic Exposure Research Act we had been working on getting passed. The toxic exposure research portion is contained in Title VI Subtitle C of the bill. Thanks to everyone who worked so hard to get this bill passed!