Dayton Chapter

We Are Family! — 2016 Blue Star Neighbor Celebration

The 2016 Blue Star Neighbor Celebration was a huge success! Blue Star Families’ core mission is to create community and bridge the gap between our civilian neighbors and military service members…

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Blue Star Families heads to The White House

Today, I had the opportunity to represent the Blue Star SpouseForce team at the White House where First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden recognized companies and organizations contributing…

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Grab the Torch Scholarships Available

If you’re in the Colorado or New England areas, you may want to check this out! This is a great opportunity! Learn more at http://grabthetorch.org.   2016 Summer Institutes Colorado,…

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Secondary PTS

Secondary PTS or Secondary Post Traumatic Stress is a term used more freely these days. But, what is it? Studies have proven those who live with those with PTSD –…

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Starbucks + BSF San Diego Art Supply Drive

In recognition of month of the military child, the San Diego Community worked with Starbucks to create an art supply drive at over 200 Starbucks locations across San Diego and Orange…

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It’s National Park Week!

During April 16 – 24, 2016 we celebrate National Park Week! Also later in the year (August 25, 2016) the National Park Service celebrates their 100th birthday. It is quite…

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BSF 2015 President’s Volunteer Service Award Winners

Congratulations to our Blue Star Families’ Volunteer winners! The President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) was started by the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation in 2003 as a way…

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Do you have an AWESOME military kid?

We know military kids are awesome! They are strong and funny, reslient and brave, and some of the coolest kids we know! Since April is Month of the Military Child,…

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Our 2016 Blue Star Neighbor

On April 7th, Blue Star Families announced the winner of the 2016 Blue Star Neighbor Award! It was an exciting night and surely not to be soon forgotten for a…

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Post-PCS Friendship Position Open: Apply Within

After the last box has been unpacked and the house looks like a home, it is time to sit and relax with a warm cup of chamomile tea…okay, let’s be…

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