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P.O. Box 14025
Portland, OR  97293
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Upcomming events
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Thur. June 12: 10:00 - Noon Board/Membership meeting
    at at labor center: 3645 SE 32nd St - in Basement
    Speaker: Mary Jager - Long-term Care Ombudsman

Wed. July 9: 11:30 - 1:00 Union Friends Potluck Picnic
    at Laurelhurst Park in Portland
    near 39th and SE Stark. Park on Oak st.

    What's Provided: Barbecued Hamburger & Hot Dogs,
      beverages, plates, forks, spoons, etc.
    What to bring: Appetizers, Salads, Deserts and your chair.

    Join us for this annual get-together in the park.
  Bring your family and friends...

    Additional Info: (503)267-3951
ORARA News & Activities
*** Governor Kitzhaber has appointed Jim Davis, our boardmember-at large, to be a commissioner on the Governorís Senior Services Committee. ***

Just before Thanksgiving, several of the ORARA board members had 45 minute meetings with staff of each of our two national senators. Amoung other issues we cautioned against "giving away the store!" in upcomming national budget debate.

*** Note:
  We currently have openings for Board positions:
    1: 2nd Vice Chair position
    3: Member-at-large positions
    2: Trustee positions
      2: Delegate positions to NW Oregon Labor Council
      3: Alternate Delagate to the same Council

Interested members should contact the Board Chairman: Scott Blau.

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