So who are the Blue Star Families' boots on the ground? They are our Chapter Directors and they are amazing ... truly hard-working and dedicated folks who answer the call again and again. Meet a few of them and hear about a recent adventure they had in Washington DC.
Happy Anniversary to Joining Forces and bravo to all the folks who've pledged service in honor of our military through Operation Honor Cards. Read on for deets! >>>
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Two weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend President Obama's first Twitter Town Hall at the White House for Blue Star Families. I paid close attention to the tweets regarding the military, defense spending, and veterans.
The scene was familiar, but not our place in it. Last night, our military family had the honor of lighting the Hanukkah menorah at the White House, reciting the blessings over the candles, and meeting President Obama, Mrs. Obama, and Vice President Biden.