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We empower families to thrive as they serve. We are committed to strengthening military families by connecting them with their neighbors to create vibrant communities of mutual support.

Blue Star Tips: Be Healthy and Thrive This Fall '22

Dr. Fauci and an expert panel help set us up for a healthy Fall 2022 and return to school!

Join us on September 1st at 2 PM ET for our virtual town hall, exclusively for the military- and Veteran-connected communities. REGISTER NOW >>

We've teamed up with several top brands (Blue Star Partners) who are committed to supporting members of Blue Star Families no matter where the military takes them.

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Strengthening Food Security in the Force: Strategy and Roadmap

July 29, 2022

The TL;DR (Too Long; Didn’t Read) Version In November 2021, Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin issued a memo, “Strengthening Economic Security in the Force.” It…

Powerful Legacy in Bronze: Mission of a Buffalo Soldier

July 28, 2022

When reflecting on her childhood, Dr. Aundrea Matthews recalls time spent at the United States Military Academy, also known as West Point. She was raised…

We've got Blue Star Perks, tons of programs, and lots of events to fill your August. Take a look at our August 2022 Newsletter to see how we're helping you soak up summer! This month, we're getting members connected in communities across the country! READ MORE >>

Military Family Facts

RELOCATION

SENSE OF BELONGING

WELCOME

54%

received hard orders two months or less before relocating

44%

do not feel a sense of belonging to their local civilian community

49%

feel welcome in their local civilian community

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