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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

Complimentary app for military families to help manage emotional health and well-being 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…

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Military Nonprofit Announces “Sleep Well, MilKid” Sweepstakes in Honor of Month of the Military Child

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 1, 2020 CONTACT: Michele Bradfield, Blue Star Families, [email protected], 706-304-6822 Military Nonprofit Announces “Sleep Well, MilKid” Sweepstakes in Honor of Month of the Military Child Blue Star Families and Sleep Number® to support and strengthen military…

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Blue Star Families Announces New Board Members

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 Communications…

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Blue Star Families’ Salt Lake City Chapter Hosts a Holiday Party for Local Service Members, Veterans, and Their Families

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

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

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

From the Insurance Sector, a Strong Philanthropic Response to COVID-19

April 24, 2020

Why do American companies create separate private foundations? There’s less public scrutiny of corporate giving programs embedded in the overall business, and certainly less administrative work. One rationale for having a corporate foundation is sustainability—protecting the company’s ability to support…

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Meet the Co-Founder of Caribu, The App That Lets Your Kid Read and Color with Friends + Family

April 23, 2020

Alright parents, are you ready for an absolute game-changer of an app? I can honestly say that Caribu has made such a huge impact on our lives during lockdown, and I know it will continue to be an essential piece…

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Congress trying to figure out operating in midst of coronavirus pandemic

April 22, 2020

As lawmakers talk more and more about doing their job virtually, the Senate wants to batten down its cyber hatches. The Senate Office of the Sergeant at Arms needs help shoring up its cyber defenses. The CIO’s office issued a…

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Military families’ lives stabilizing during coronavirus, but more challenges ahead

April 21, 2020

Some of the initial financial impacts of COVID-19 on military families are beginning to straighten out, but as the coronavirus crisis drags on and the Pentagon extends its travel and moving ban to June 30, new, longer-term issues may arise.…

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Guard Members, Spouses: Sound Off on How You’re Coping with COVID-19

April 20, 2020

The COVID-19 Military Support Initiative—a joint program of the military nonprofits Blue Star Families and Association of Defense Communities—recently launched a poll to determine the biggest challenges the new coronavirus pandemic is posing to U.S. troops, veterans, their families, and…

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Guard Members, Spouses: Sound Off on How You’re Coping with COVID-19

April 17, 2020

President Donald Trump’s decision to greenlight 31-day orders for Guard personnel combating the COVID-19 pandemic is crucial to getting them benefits on par with their Active-duty counterparts, said Maj. Gen. Dawne Deskins, director of manpower and personnel for the National…

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