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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

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

January 27, 2016

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

January 25, 2016

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

October 28, 2015

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

February 25, 2015

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

First lady Jill Biden, Dr. Anthony Fauci host town hall on COVID-19 vaccine for skeptical military families

February 4, 2021

Will military families listen to first lady Jill Biden, Dr. Anthony Fauci and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff when it comes time to be vaccinated against COVID-19? We may soon find out now that two major figures in the nascent Biden…

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53% of Military Families Don’t Want COVID-19 Vaccine, Survey Shows

February 4, 2021

In a straw poll of 810 active-duty military personnel, spouses and veterans, more than half of active-duty families, or 53%, said they did not plan to get the COVID-19 vaccine, citing safety concerns and suspicions over development. Nearly half of…

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US Leaders Urge Military to Get Vaccine Shots

February 4, 2021

WASHINGTON (AP) — With more than half of America reluctant or flatly opposed to getting a COVID-19 vaccine, a VIP-filled video call on Thursday targeted the nation’s military families with an urgent plea: Get the shot. “We need your help,”…

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Millions of Americans Face Food Insecurity. The Biden Administration Must Make Helping Them a Priority

December 23, 2020

 As 2020 draws to a close, and as we break bread with our loved ones this holiday season, we might consider turning our thoughts and prayers towards our neighbors who aren’t so lucky. In the richest country on earth, approximately…

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New Initiative to Tackle Racial Inequality Faced by Military Families

December 22, 2020

The nonprofit Blue Star Families recently debuted a million-dollar Racial Equity Initiative to diversify the military- and veteran-service organization communities and ensure that military families of color feel connected, included, and as though they belong. “Through five impact areas—research and…

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Park City American Legion Post Lays Wreaths at the Graves of Veterans

December 22, 2020

Members of the Park City American Legion chapter laid wreaths at the graves of veterans at the Park City Cemetery.  “Remember, Honor, Teach” is the motto of the national Wreaths Across America program. Although this is the first year the…

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