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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 & Spiritune Partner to Engage Military Families in Self-Care During COVID-19 Crisis

May 6, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As part of Military Appreciation Month and Mental Health Awareness Month, Blue Star Families and Spiritune have announced a new partnership that gives military families complimentary access to the Spiritune app, which was created to help manage…

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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, [email protected]   Discover: Media Relations, (240) 405-1747, [email protected]   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, [email protected] 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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BSF In the News

Military family groups press Biden to help low-income troops

October 13, 2021

Two dozen groups representing military families urged President Joe Biden this week to address a growing problem of hunger among lower-ranking U.S. military personnel and their families. The groups, in a Tuesday letter to Biden obtained by CQ Roll Call, recommended…

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AFTER A CAREER OF BREAKING BARRIERS IN THE ARMY, THIS RETIRED GENERAL IS NOW FIGHTING FOR MILITARY FAMILIES OF COLOR

October 8, 2021

Lieutenant General Gwen Bingham has spent much of her Army career being a frontrunner. She is only the second African American woman ever to become a three-star General in the Army and as she advanced throughout her career, she has been…

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Uptick in Afghan targeted killings of US allies has veterans groups concerned

October 8, 2021

For retired Green Berets like Matt Coburn, who served five tours in Afghanistan, the war is not over. “Once everybody left on Aug. 31, we’ve been just trying to keep them alive,” Coburn said, referring to Afghan elite commandos who could…

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Blue Star Welcome Week : Helping military families fight isolation

September 29, 2021

This week is the first-ever Blue Star Families Welcome Week, a nationwide campaign that sheds light on the struggles military families endure as they move around the country. “One of the things we’ve seen over time is isolation is a…

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Blue Star Families Welcome Week 2021

September 28, 2021

A few weeks ago the collective heart of our nation took a pause in somber reflection on the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. We joined in a National Day of Service to honor the memories of those who…

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Quincy’s Gen. Joseph Dunford, wife, Ellyn, chair Welcome Week for military families

September 27, 2021

Retired Marine Corps Gen. Joseph Dunford, the former Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman and a Quincy native, and his wife, Ellyn Dunford, are the honorary chairs of Welcome Week, an event hosted by the nonprofit Blue Star Families aimed at…

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