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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. Members of the media, please feel free to contact us with any and all inquiries.

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BSF Press Releases

First Lady of the United States Melania Trump and Second Lady of the United States Karen Pence to Serve as Honorary Co-Chairs of Blue Star Museums 2019

          For immediate release: February 28, 2019, 11:00am ET Contacts: Liz Auclair (National Endowment for the Arts), [email protected], 202-682-5744 Michele Bradfield (Blue Star Families), [email protected], 706-304-6822   First Lady of the United States Melania Trump and Second Lady of the United States Karen Pence to Serve as Honorary Co-Chairs of Blue…

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Wounded Warrior Project Supports Mission of Blue Star Families

WASHINGTON (Feb. 6, 2019) – Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) announced a grant in support of Blue Star Families (BSF), a national nonprofit that aims to strengthen military families by connecting them with the greater civilian communities where they serve. This $250,000 grant will help bridge the military-civilian gap by bringing together public, private, and philanthropic…

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Blue Star Families Accepts Honor On Behalf of Military Families

Washington, D.C. – On January 20, Blue Star Families accepted a national award for their leadership and service to the military community during the 4th annual Veterans Awards at the Watergate Hotel in Washington, D.C. Also known as the Vettys, this awards program–created by The Academy of United States Veterans’–honors public servants, leaders, and innovators…

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Blue Star Families Receives Grant from Boeing to Grow Military Family Support Communities

Washington, D.C. (Nov. 19, 2018) – Blue Star Families announced their partnership with Boeing in 2019 to help reduce the isolation of veteran and military families through location-based communities. As the largest community-based military family non-profit in the country, Blue Star Families has established over 35 locations nationwide. Their more than 1.5 million military family…

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CSX Blue Star Communities: Connecting Military Families to their Neighbors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE       Contact: Chaitali Patel, Blue Star Families Chief External Affairs Officer Email: [email protected] CSX Blue Star Communities: Connecting Military Families to their Neighbors CSX and Blue Star Families launch a national initiative to bring civilian and military families together and in turn strengthen our nation as a whole. Washington, D.C. (Nov. 9,…

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National Non-profit Partners with Starbucks to Better Serve the Military Community

National Non-profit Partners with Starbucks to Better Serve the Military Community Blue Star Families and Starbucks team up on Veterans Day Washington, D.C.– Today, national military families non-profit, Blue Star Families, announced a special partnership on Veterans Day with Starbucks, who has pledged to donate 15 cents to Blue Star Families for every brewed cup…

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Blue Star Families and SCORE Join Forces to Mentor Military Spouse Entrepreneurs

  Military spouses’ trusted source for free and confidential small business advice. WASHINGTON, DC– Today Blue Star Families (BSF) and SCORE announced their partnership in support of military spouse entrepreneurs. BSF’s mission is to strengthen military families by understanding and providing them with solutions to the challenges they face today. Through this partnership, BSF and…

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Free Admission to Museums Nationwide for Military This Summer

For immediate release: May 16, 2018 Contacts: Liz Auclair (NEA), [email protected], 202-682-5744 Bana Miller (Blue Star Families), [email protected], 910-578-4841 Free Admission to Museums Nationwide for Military This Summer More Than 2,000 Museums Nationwide Participate in Blue Star Museums Washington, DC—For the ninth year, the National Endowment for the Arts and Blue Star Families announce that…

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Mars Wrigley Confectionery U.S. and Blue Star Families Team Up to Support Military Families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:    Bana Miller [email protected] Mars Wrigley Confectionery U.S. and Blue Star Families Team Up to Support Military Families From May 7 to June 3, Mars Wrigley Confectionery will host #DGHometownSalute fundraising event online and in Dollar General stores nationwide WASHINGTON, DC – Mars Wrigley Confectionery and Blue Star Families are pleased to…

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Blue Star Families Launches the 2018 Military Family Lifestyle Survey

Media Contact: Bana Miller [email protected] Blue Star Families launches the 2018 Military Family Lifestyle Survey Military community is asked to participate Washington, DC – Blue Star Families announces the launch of the 2018 Military Family Lifestyle Survey, available online now at bluestarfam.org/survey. In collaboration with Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) and…

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