November 07, 2013

VWISE: Apply today for the January conference

Posted 06:36AM on November 07 2013 by Molly Blake | User Comments (2) Categories: Conferences | Tags: Military families, Military spouse entreprenuers, Vwise

Women veterans and military spouses have a unique opportunity to participate in a program called VWISE. It's all about entrepreneurship, ideas and reaching your goals. Read more ... 

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August 20, 2012

Money Talks!

Posted 16:37PM on August 20 2012 by Stephanie Himel-Nelson | User Comments (12) Categories: Conferences

More than a fantastic Neil Diamond song, talking seriously about money is a must.  Blue Star Families is joining the conversation. Check it out. 

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November 18, 2011

Military Officers Association of America and Blue Star Families Kick off the New Year with Military Spouse Symposium and Career Fair in San Diego

Posted 21:34PM on November 18 2011 by Blue Star Families | User Comments (15) Categories: Conferences, Spouse Issues | Tags: Moaa, San diego, Spouse symposium

Military spouses, service members and veterans are invited to attend the free military Spouse Symposium & Career Fair 2012 “Keeping a Career on the Move,” co-hosted by the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) and Blue Star Families,  9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, January 26, at the San Diego Convention Center.

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November 05, 2010

BSF Speaks at the Massachusetts Children's Trust Fund Conference

Posted 23:40PM on November 05 2010 by Laura Dempsey | User Comments (11) Categories: Conferences, National Guard | Tags: Laura dempsey, Massachusetts children's trust fund, National guard

Take a peek into the events that happen behind the scenes with Blue Star Families, its leadership and Board of Directors! Earlier this week I had the honor of giving the keynote speech at the Massachusetts Children's Trust Fund annual conference. It's a conference of civilian family support workers like home visitors, early childhood education experts, etc.

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September 14, 2010

BSF at Defense Forum Washington

Posted 10:40AM on September 14 2010 by Pamela Stokes Eggleston | User Comments (17) Categories: Conferences, Pamela Stokes Eggleston, Wounded Warriors | Tags: Charles eggleston, Defense forum washington, Pamela stokes eggleston, Wounder warriors

This past Friday, the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) and the United States Naval Institute (USNI) co-hosted the 4th annual Defense Forum Washington, a one-day conference that examines the current and pervasive interests of today’s military.

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August 26, 2010

Blue Star Families Hits BlogHer, NYC and the Museum of Modern Art

Posted 14:19PM on August 26 2010 by Stephanie Himel-Nelson | User Comments (19) Categories: Blue Star Museums, Conferences, Stephanie Himel-Nelson | Tags: Blogher10, Blue star museums, Museum of modern art, Nea, New york

Last week, bloggers from all over the country and beyond gathered in New York for the annual BlogHer convention.  So, of course, Blue Star Families was there! This was my third BlogHer.  I attended in 2007 and 2008 but I skipped the conference last year to get in a quick romantic vacation with my husband without the kids!  (Who can turn that down?)

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