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Blue Star Families is the source for all things military family-related. With chapters and members located across the country and around the world, we offer a constantly-growing resource for the media to get in touch with real families, from all branches of service and all walks of life.

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BSF Press Releases

Blue Star Families Hosts Books on Bases Event for Military Families in California

Fort MacArthur, CA (January 30, 2016) – U.S. military children and their parents stationed throughout the greater Los Angeles area participated in a Blue Star Families’ Books on Bases program today, coordinated with support from Disney. During the event, which included a…

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United Health Foundation and Blue Star Families Launch Initiative to Leverage Technology to Train and Support Military Caregivers

Panel discussion on Capitol Hill brings together experts to discuss caregiver challenges, policies, research and opportunities to inform pilot program development Funding is part of United Health Foundation’s “Better Health for All” initiative WASHINGTON, D.C.  (January 27, 2016) – Military and…

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Blue Star Families and Clinton Health Matters Initiative Announce Blue Star Spouseforce

Spouseforce will provide Salesforce Administrator training and other career resources to military spouses Partnership to address unemployment and underemployment disparities facing military spouses La Quinta, CA – At the 5th Annual Health Matters Activation Summit today, Blue Star Families (BSF)…

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Blue Star Families’ Sixth Annual Military Family Lifestyle Survey Reveals Increasing Uncertainty for All-Volunteer Force

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 28, 2015 National survey identifies key aspects of military life to better support the sustainability of military families and service members  Washington, DC – Military families are much like their civilian neighbors. Many need dual incomes…

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Blue Star Families, USAA, and Facebook Release Online Safety Guide for Military Families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  February 25, 2015 Facebook, Blue Star Families and USAA teamed up and released an online safety guide designed specifically for military families. The guide provides information on the safety policies and tools Facebook provides to help service…

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BSF In the News

Lincoln Military Housing Partners with Operation Homefront to Bring Military Families Essential Items During COVID-19

May 1, 2020

Lincoln Military Housing (LMH) team members set up drive-through distribution sites at seven community centers on Camp Pendleton to provide military family residents convenient access to essential items. Resources for the contact-free distribution sites were made possible through a collaboration…

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When coronavirus says ‘Stop,’ Travis AFB volunteers find a way to keep going

April 30, 2020

When restrictions to mitigate the spread of coronavirus closed Travis Air Force Base’s schools, shut services’ doors and canceled social gatherings, the community’s lifeblood stopped pumping. “Everything just went dark,” said Air Force spouse Jessica Moser. 60th Air Mobility Wing…

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Extended stop move order starting to impact military finances, childcare

April 30, 2020

The military is seeing an uptick in issues its families face regarding their quality of life and finances after the Defense Department extended its stop move order until June 30. Initial problems from the original order, which started in March…

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Senate Democrats ask OPM for more agency guidance

April 29, 2020

Democrats on the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee want to know how the Office of Personnel Management is guiding and supporting the federal workforce during the pandemic. Senators say the Office of Personnel Management has refused briefings on…

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Redskins Salute Holds Month of the Military Child Campaign with Blue Star Families

April 25, 2020

On Friday, April 17th, Redskins Salute partnered with Blue Star Families to kick off an awareness social media campaign in honor of Month of the Military Child. April is designated as Month of the Military Child; a time to honor…

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Recent changes with the 2020 NDAA and how they impact you

April 24, 2020

The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) is an annual piece of legislation which gives authority and funding to the United States Military. While it is a detailed body of work that doesn’t make for light reading, it should be read.…

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