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November 2020 Newsletter

Need financial support going into the holidays? Blue Star Families connects you with the financial resources you need! Answer these 12 questions and learn more about USAA’s $30 million dollar…

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GI Film Festival San Diego Announces Film Lineup For First-Ever Virtual Showcase

The GI Film Festival San Diego, a military-themed film festival that solely presents films and events for, by and about military service members and veterans, announces a diverse film lineup…

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2 Organizations to donate food boxes to Fort Campbell families

This Friday, the Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes and Blue Star Families will team up to distribute a week’s worth of packaged food, fresh produce, personal care items and other…

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Ford launches ‘Proud to Honor’ merchandise to raise money for military charities

Ford is launching a new line of apparel and merchandise as part of its Proud to Honor charitable program supporting members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families. The…

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Keeping veterans and their families connected through Blue Star Families outreach.

Blue Star Families is proud to support and partner with the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs. This long-standing relationship, and now a formalized partnership, will bring much needed resources to…

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Inaugural Welcome Week Offers Key Support to Military Families

At the end of each summer, hundreds of thousands of military families begin their journey to new duty stations across the world. In any ordinary year, the typical transition challenges…

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San Diego County Supervisor, District 2

Two candidates are competing for the San Diego County Board of Supervisors’ District 2 seat held for 28 years by Dianne Jacob: former state Sen. Joel Anderson, who represented the…

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WAVY.COM: Blue Star Survey Open to Military Service Members and their Families

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A national nonprofit organization is seeking input from military members and their families on several important issues, including education, spouse employment and the coronavirus. Blue Star…

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AARP encourages Alabama service members and their families to complete survey

The Blue Star Families organization is partnering with AARP nationally to promote participation in a survey that will help identify and explore the issues that face service members, veterans, and…

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MILSPOUSE MATTERS PODCAST: Have you lost your job or been furloughed during the pandemic?

Have you lost your job or been furloughed during the pandemic? Facing financial difficulties due to PCS move delays or extra expenses? This episode is for you! From Milspouse Matters…

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