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February 25, 2014

Blue Star Families Supports World Read Aloud Day

Posted 11:23AM on February 25 2014 by Stephanie Himel-Nelson | User Comments (30) Categories: press releases | Tags: Books on bases, World read aloud day

More ways to celebrate reading and literature with your kids thanks to our signature program Books on Bases !

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February 25, 2014

Blue Star Families Celebrates Read Across America

Posted 11:15AM on February 25 2014 by Stephanie Himel-Nelson | User Comments (41) Categories: press releases | Tags: Blue star families, Read across america, World read aloud day

National military families non-profit hosts events around the country for families and milkids >>> 

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February 21, 2014

Blue Star Families Announces Research Advisory Council

Posted 12:26PM on February 21 2014 by Stephanie Himel-Nelson | User Comments (196) Categories: press releases | Tags: Blue star families, Research advisory council

Military Community Thought Leaders to Support Blue Star Families Research and Programs through unique council >>> 

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February 19, 2014

Be a STAR Anti-Bullying Grant from The Creative Coalition & WWE

Posted 12:03PM on February 19 2014 by Molly Blake | User Comments (252) Categories: press releases | Tags: Blue star families, Milkidz club, The creative coalition, Wwe

Blue Star Families, the nation’s largest chapter based military families support organization, is proud to be a recipient of the first-ever Be a STAR (Show Tolerance and Respect) grant for its MilKidz Club program >>>

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January 06, 2014

Blue Star Families Selected for Prestigious List of Military-Focused Nonprofits

Posted 12:12PM on January 06 2014 by AnnaMaria White | User Comments (75) Categories: press releases | Tags: Blue star families, Non profits, Patriot's initiative

The Patriot’s Initiative “The Directory” Highlights the Best Work Supporting the Military Community >>>

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November 18, 2013

Blue Star Families Hosts Books on Bases Supported by Disney

Posted 12:17PM on November 18 2013 by Stephanie Himel-Nelson | User Comments (20) Categories: press releases | Tags: Blue star families, Books on bases, Disney

Literacy promotion Includes Donation of Books by Disney Part of National Program to Offer Free Books to Military and Veteran Families

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November 15, 2013

Blue Star Families Presents Angel Award to Constance Milstein

Posted 12:00PM on November 15 2013 by Stephanie Himel-Nelson | User Comments (20) Categories: press releases | Tags: Angel award, Blue star families, Connie milstein

The Angel Award recognizes outstanding contributions to the well being of military families. Congrats and thank you to Ms. Milstein

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November 13, 2013

Amy Regan Sings for Veterans

Posted 11:45AM on November 13 2013 by Stephanie Himel-Nelson | User Comments (1535) Categories: press releases | Tags: America, Amy regan, Beck, Blue star families, Here's my boy, Military families

Amy Regan's version of "America, Here's My Boy" is a beautiful and moving song from Beck Hansen's Song Reader project. Rolling Stone magazine premiered the video this week for a campaign that runs through New Years Day. 100% of proceeds go to Blue Star Families!

 

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October 19, 2012

Blue Star Theatres Program for Military Families Reaches 57 Participating Theatres

Posted 06:25AM on October 19 2012 by Stephanie Himel-Nelson | User Comments (52) Categories: press releases, Blue Star Theatres | Tags: Blue star theatres, Metlife foundation, Tcg

Blue Star Theatres is already expanding thanks to the dedicated arts community.  Read which theatres near you are participating in this landmark program! 

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August 06, 2012

Young Journalists Ramp Up Storytelling Efforts

Posted 07:59AM on August 06 2012 by Stephanie Himel-Nelson | User Comments (18) Categories: press releases | Tags: A backpack journalist

A partnership between young aspiring journalists and some of our nation's historians to tell the stories of our fallen service members. Read on for details ... 

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