Read below to learn about just a few of the ways Blue Star Families is making an impact!

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The New York Times features an eye opening piece on the isolation one military spouse faces. Spoiler alert: she’s not alone. Bonds That Combat the Isolation of Military Life

Blue Star Families CEO Kathy Roth-Douquet sat down with Great Day Washington, and a fellow milspouse to discuss the most important challenges our community is facing. Check it out: Talking personal impacts of military families with Blue Star Families

Michelle Still Mehta writes a thought provoking piece on military spouse unemployment, citing the eye opening findings of our#MilSpouseStudy: Silent Sacrifice: Military Spouse Unemployment in America

We Are the Mighty shares the challenges our force of the future could face: Report says troops wouldn’t recommend military service to their own kids

Kathy Roth-Douquet, Blue Star Families CEO, helped shape the Bipartisan Policy Center’s ground breaking report and recommendations for a sustainable all-volunteer force: Building a Flexible Personnel System for a Modern Military

Special guest and Blue Star Families volunteer Charlie Bolden sat down with D.C. area military kids for a story time they won’t soon forget: Blue Star Families Helping Local Military Members Adjust