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New App Helps Military Families Create Lasting Memories in Parks

Washington, DC (May 17, 2019) – National Park Trust (NPT) is pleased to announce the launch of its brand new ParkPassport app for iPhone and Android. In collaboration with Blue Star Families and with the support of the National Park…

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Blue Star Families Receives $1M Gift from Craig Newmark Philanthropies

Blue Star Families launches Craig Newmark New York Tri-State Chapter with funds from organization of craigslist founder WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 15, 2019) – Blue Star Families (BSF), a nonprofit dedicated to empowering military families, today announced a $1 million gift…

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Grow With Google Launches Tools to Help Military Spouses Find Remote Work and Start New Businesses

Through the Institute for Veterans and Military Families, Google.org to Provide 1,000 Military Spouses with Training to Learn Tech Support Blue Star Families to Roll Out Digital Skills Training to 10,000 Military Spouses Over the Next Year Fayetteville, NC —…

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Museums Nationwide Participate in Tenth Summer of Blue Star Museums

Washington, DC—Celebrating the tenth summer of Blue Star Museums, the National Endowment for the Arts and Blue Star Families announce that museums nationwide have signed on to provide free admission to our nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families this…

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Blue Star Families Launches the 2019 Military Family Lifestyle Survey

Washington, D.C. – Blue Star Families announces the launch of the 2019 Military Family Lifestyle Survey, available online now at  https://bluestarfam.us/bsfsurvey2019. In collaboration with Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF), and with the support of presenting sponsor…

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New Community Chapter Launches CSX and Blue Star Families Partnership to Bridge Military-Civilian Divide in Key U.S. Cities

JACKSONVILLE, FL. – Military families and CSX join forces to celebrate Military Appreciation Month with the launch of the Blue Star Families Chapter sponsored by CSX in Jacksonville, Florida. The new Blue Star Families Jacksonville Chapter will support more than…

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BSF In the News

Independent U.S. Presidential Candidate Brock Pierce Announces The Start Of His Weekly Virtual Townhall Copy

August 25, 2020

Brock Pierce has unveiled his new vision for America on a world stage. After announcing his candidacy on July 4th, America’s Independence Day, Pierce has already qualified on a long list of ballots starting with Colorado, Vermont, Oklahoma and Minnesota…

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Entrepreneur, Karla Ballard, Joins Brock Pierce for President as Vice President Copy

August 25, 2020

Brock Pierce for President announced today the addition of entrepreneur, Karla Ballard, as his Vice President for the campaign. The news comes after Pierce announced his candidacy as an Independent in the 2020 Presidential election (Announcement video). “I’ve been troubled…

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Michael Waltz, Deb Haaland Call on Defense Department to Close Child Care Gaps for Military Families

August 14, 2020

Last week, U.S. Reps. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., led the charge on Capitol Hill in calling on the Pentagon to close child care gaps for military families. Waltz teamed up with U.S. Rep. Deb Haaland, D-NM, in rounding up more than…

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Air Force Assesses Education Quality, License Portability Near USAF Installations

August 10, 2020

The Department of the Air Force recently released an assessment of public education quality in school districts serving USAF installations, and of how supportive states are of Airmen, space professionals, and their families when it comes to transferring professional licenses.…

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Sen. Warner meets with military family advocates, discusses challenges of pandemic

July 31, 2020

Lack of broadband access is providing major issues for US military families. Friday, US Senator Mark Warner (D-VA) met virtually with military family advocacy groups to learn about how the coronavirus pandemic is impacting servicemembers and their loved ones. Blue…

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6 Ways Coast Guard Mutual Assistance Is Taking Care of Families

July 30, 2020

Recognizing the struggles Coast Guard families are facing during the COVID-19 pandemic, Coast Guard Mutual Assistance (CGMA) announced six new programs to help. These programs will assist with rising costs that Coast Guard families face for child care, help replace…

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