Posts by Valerie Nicholas

March 2019 Newsletter

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Vet Tix Volunteer Recap Together Blue Star Volunteers and Vet Tix raised $233,000 at the Daytona 500 last month! Funds will be used to support veteran and active duty military families across the country. Our volunteers have all the fun… join them!    Women’s History Month Here are a few of the triumphant female black…

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February 2019 Newsletter

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2018 Blue Star Families Military Family Lifestyle Survey The Blue Star Families annual Military Family Lifestyle Survey results — in collaboration with Syracuse University’s Institute for Veteran and Military Families — are here! With more than 10,000 respondents including service members, veterans, and their families, the #BSFSurvey received the highest response rate since its establishment…

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January 2019 Newsletter

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Military Spouse Wellness Summit The fourth annual Military Spouse Wellness Summit is back and, as a sponsor, we have a special code for you to get 60% off your All-Access ticket now through the end of January! Use code BSF19 when you register here.   Jumpstart your new year!  Are you craving delicious and less…

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December 2018 Newsletter

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Happy Holidays from your friends at BSF! Here’s an idea for you if Daddy or Mommy can’t make it home for the holidays… make your #milkid an Honorary Elf! PSA: Get those packages in the mail! Loved ones overseas or away from home this holiday season? Make sure their gifts make it in time. #GivingTuesday Success!…

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November 2018 Newsletter

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November 2018 Monthly Newsletter Win Big  According to our #BSFSurvey, one-third of milfams said their child had experienced sleep issues as a result of their parent’s deployment. We think that’s one-third too many! And Sleep Number is helping us reduce that number. Win one of 12 Sleep Number SleepIQ Kids beds in our #GoodNightMilKid sweepstakes.…

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October 2018 Newsletter

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October 26th is National Day of the Deployed Deployments are never easy… on anyone! We’ve partnered with JoMyGosh who has 9 ways to hack a deployment. You’ve got this, friend!   Win a Sleep Number Bed for your MilKid For Military Appreciation Month we are teaming up with Sleep Number to give away TWELVE (yes,…

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September 2018 Newsletter

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Gotta Love Fall Y’all! Do you love cooler weather, changing leaves, and maybe even a pumpkin spice latte? We know, it’s not for everyone- we’ve seen the PSL meme – we know Fall doesn’t officially start until September 22, but let’s get a little excited here! Goodbye 100 degree weather, goodbye mosquitoes, goodbye sunburns, and…

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August 2018 Newsletter

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Enjoy that one last roller coaster ride, one last dive in the pool and one last night to stay up late of the summer- because it’s Back-to-School time! Be sure to download BSF’s back-to-school printables for your first day of school, and make sure to post them and tag us! We want to see all…

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July 2018 Newsletter

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First, Happy 4th of July from your friends at Blue Star Families! We hope you have a safe and relaxing day in celebration of our independence. Second, OMG you guys, check out our new and improved look and feel of our website. It’s fancy. Let us know what you think! You’ll continue to see little…

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