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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

Military Nonprofit Announces “Sleep Well, MilKid” Sweepstakes in Honor of Month of the Military Child

April 1, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Entry for the “Sleep Well, MilKid” sweepstakes are now open. Together, Blue Star Families and Sleep Number Corporation, a purpose-driven company in the health and wellness space, will give away 100 Sleep Kits as part of Month…

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Blue Star Families Announces New Board Members

February 11, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Blue Star Families, a nonprofit dedicated to strengthening military families by connecting them with their neighbors, today announces the addition of three new members to the Board of Directors. Appointments include Bryan Tucker, Vice President of Corporate…

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Blue Star Families’ Salt Lake City Chapter Hosts a Holiday Party for Local Service Members, Veterans, and Their Families

December 16, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 16, 2019 CONTACT: Blue Star Families: Jusika Martinez, jmartinez@bluestarfam.org   Discover: Media Relations, (240) 405-1747, mediarelations@discover.com   Salt Lake City, Utah — Blue Star Families, Discover Financial Services, Adobe, Zions Bank, and Operation Homefront have come together…

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Blue Star Families Receives Award at the National Council on Family Relations Annual Conference

December 11, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 10, 2019 CONTACT: Blue Star Families: Jusika Martinez, jmartinez@bluestarfam.org Ft. Worth, Texas (December 10, 2019) — Blue Star Families was recognized at the 2019 National Council on Family Relations Annual Conference. This year’s theme was Family…

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Campbell’s® Chunky® Soup and Dollar General Introduce Limited-Edition Cans To Support Blue Star Families

November 15, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  CAMPBELL’S® CHUNKY® SOUP AND DOLLAR GENERAL INTRODUCE LIMITED-EDITION CANS TO SUPPORT BLUE STAR FAMILIES New collectible Campbell’s Chunky cans sold exclusively at Dollar General to benefit military nonprofit CAMDEN, N.J. (November 14, 2019) – Campbell Soup Company…

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maurices Partners with Blue Star Families to Support Military Families

November 1, 2019

maurices Partners with Blue Star Families to Support Military Families For Immediate Release: October 30, 2019 Duluth, MN – In honor of Military Family Appreciation Month, maurices announces its partnership with Blue Star Families to support local military families. For…

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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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