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Fortinet Connects Military Spouses with Meaningful Careers in Tech 

Blue Star Families’ annual Military Family Lifestyle Survey (aMFLS) provides a comprehensive understanding of the experiences and challenges encountered by military families. According to the 2018 survey, financial concerns related…

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Transition 2020: Cabinet Picks Coming 

Biden will announce his first Cabinet picks on Tuesday, his top advisers said over the weekend, POLITICO’s Maya Parthasarathy reports.  Incoming White House chief of staff Ron Klain added that…

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The surprising population left behind by SNAP? The military 

Gabriel is no stranger to hunger. In fact, he and his fellow Marines at a California base regularly rely on nearby food pantries to help feed their families.  “I’m doing…

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Patriots and Campbell’s Chunky teams up with Blue Star Families to distribute meals to Vets

 [Video included here]  For the past seven months, the Patriots and Revolution have teamed with the Massachusetts Military Support Foundation (MMSF) to provide “vital food packages” to veterans, military families…

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Seed money for students and veterans

This year’s high school graduates are privy to a great deal: free tuition at Patrick Henry Community College. That’s thanks to The Seed Fund, sponsored by The Harvest Foundation. Although…

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Movies Anywhere Brings Military Families Together for Movie Night!

Serving in the military often requires long bouts of time away for deployments, training missions, and temporary duty assignments. During their military service, service members and their families often endure…

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Trump and Biden pause to mark Veterans Day

President-elect Joe Biden named Ron Klain to the top White House position, chief of staff, Wednesday. Klain was also Mr. Biden’s chief of staff when he was vice president and…

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Cohen Veterans Network Now Supports Military Families Across Globe via New Platform

In support of military families around the world, Cohen Veterans Network has launched a new educational course “Tools for Managing Stress and Worry”. The self-paced, free online course was specifically…

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U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto Celebrates Passage of Her Accelerating Veterans Recovery Outdoors Act – Will Identify Opportunities to Expand Access and Usage of Public Lands to Veterans for Outdoor Wellness and Rehabilitation Treatments

U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) released the following statement celebrating her bipartisan Accelerating Veterans Recovery Outdoors Act being passed into law. The legislation, co-introduced by Senator Steve Daines (R-Mont.), will…

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Movies Anywhere Hosts Watch Parties for Military Families From Miles Apart

Movies Anywhere helped military families feel more connected with a series of watch parties where families could have a movie night together, even while being miles apart. The video hub…

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