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Congress trying to figure out operating in midst of coronavirus pandemic

April 22, 2020

As lawmakers talk more and more about doing their job virtually, the Senate wants to batten down its cyber hatches. The Senate Office of the Sergeant at Arms needs help…

Maj Gen Tammy Smith

February 6, 2020

Major General Tammy Smith was a 4-year Reserve Officer Training Corps scholarship recipient and graduated from the University of Oregon in 1986, and commissioned into the Quartermaster Corps. Upon completion…

Military Lending Act & How It Affects Military Families

October 24, 2019

Mike Saunders is the Director of Military & Consumer Policy at Veterans Education Success in Washington, D.C., a nonprofit organization serving veterans’ educational needs. Mike can be reached at [email protected]

From the Experts: The Inside Scoop You Need into 3 Blue Star Museums

August 19, 2019

Is your family currently stationed in Georgia, Ohio, or Virginia? And you’re trying to figure out which Blue Star Museum you should pay a visit to next? If so, we’ve…

We’re Giving Away a $1,000 Shopping Spree (Enter Here!)

June 28, 2019

Want to kick off the 4th of July with a bang? We do. And that’s why we’re doing something BIG for military families this July! Not only are we celebrating…

Museums Nationwide Participate in Tenth Summer of Blue Star Museums

May 9, 2019

Washington, DC—Celebrating the tenth summer of Blue Star Museums, the National Endowment for the Arts and Blue Star Families announce that museums nationwide have signed on to provide free admission…

Here are some surprising ways troops and vets can cut their student loan debt

March 28, 2019

First published on Military Times. Editor’s note: The following commentary was contributed by Mike Saunders, Director of Military and Consumer Policy at the nonprofit group Veterans Education Success. The content may…

March 2019 Newsletter

March 7, 2019

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…

9 Tweets That Perfectly Describe This Year’s Blue Star Neighbors Celebration

April 3, 2018

On March 13, more than 300 luminaries, dignitaries, volunteers, and military community advocates spent an evening at the US Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C. supporting the work of Blue…