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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
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…Read More
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…Read More
WASHINGTON (Mar. 20, 2019) – Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) announces a grant in support of a collaborative effort between Blue Star Families, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes initiative, and Military Family Advisory Network (MFAN) to connect…Read More
Free Online and In-Classroom Courses Available March 11, 2019, Downers Grove, IL — Blue Star Families (BSF) and Creating IT Futures are partnering to engage more military spouses in Creating IT Futures’ successful IT-Ready career training. As a pathway to…Read More
For Release: February 28, 2019 Contact: Angelita Plemmer Williams Director, Media Relations, FINRA (202) 728-8988 [email protected] Rachael DeLeon Communications Director, AFCPE (614) 368-1046 [email protected] Besa Pinchotti Communications Director, NMFA (703) 931-6632 [email protected] FINRA Foundation Seeks Applicants for Military Spouse Fellowship…Read More
BSF In the News
Millions of Americans Face Food Insecurity. The Biden Administration Must Make Helping Them a Priority
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
Initially, Rachel Szabo was hesitant to seek help from the Armed Services YMCA’s food pantry on Fort Bragg after she lost her job in July. After all, she said, she’s a college graduate and does not consider her family to…Read More
Even a year ago, more than one out of 10 military families said they were having trouble getting enough food. The pandemic has added to the problem and food banks say they are seeing the effect. The New York Times…Read More
An advocacy group kicked off a $1 million initiative Wednesday to study the impact of racial inequality on military families and veterans. “The military community is not immune to the injustices and injuries of … systemic racism,” Ingrid Herrera-Yee, a…Read More