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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

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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Green Beans Coffee and Blue Star Families Launch Partnership with Military Family Month Round-Up Campaign

November 1, 2019

In honor of military family month this November, Green Beans Coffee will partner with Blue Star Families to support the families of America’s deployed service members. San Rafael, CA – Green Beans Coffee is a decades-long supporter of America’s Service Members…

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National Park Trust Launches Free ParkPassport Mobile App in partnership with Blue Star Families to help Military Families Explore the Outdoors

October 29, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Park Trust (NPT) today announced the launch of its free ParkPassport mobile app in partnership with Blue Star Families (BSF) to provide families across America with easier access to park experiences. This collaboration between NPT…

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Blue Star Families and CSX Partnership Continues Its Mission to Bridge the Military-Civilian Divide in Chicago

October 21, 2019

CHICAGO, IL – The partnership between Blue Star Families and CSX continues its expansion and mission across America with its final 2019 chapter launch Saturday, October 26, 2019, from 11 AM CDT to 1 PM CDT at the Brookfield Zoo…

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Military Nonprofit Announces “Thank You, Military” Sweepstakes in Honor of Military Family Appreciation Month

October 1, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Nominations for the “Thank You, Military” sweepstakes are now open. Together, Blue Star Families and Sleep Number Corporation (NASDAQ: SNBR), the sleep innovation leader, will surprise two active-duty service members, including Guard and Reserves, with a Sleep…

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Blue Star Families and CSX Launch New Community Chapter in Baltimore

July 5, 2019

BALTIMORE, MD. – Blue Star Families and CSX continue their mission across America with the launch of the new CSX Blue Star Community in Baltimore. The Blue Star Families Baltimore Chapter will offer support to more than 100,000 military members…

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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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