Frequently Asked Questions 

What constitutes a veteran?

Anyone who has served in the military and was released under honorable conditions or is currently serving in the reserves or active duty. 

Who can participate?

All veterans, family members, and significant others. 

Are you affiliated with Veteran Affairs?

No, we are our own entity and are not affiliated with the VA. 

Is there any cost affiliated with participation in OCO?

There is no cost to participate in any of our programs. However, participants may need to rent gear required for activities and will be held responsible for their own transportation to and from the program site(s). 

How is OCO funded?

Operation Climb On is funded primarily through donations and grants.