Volunteers are the backbone of Blue Star Families, and we know that no one knows your local military community better than you! We rely on our volunteer leaders to share the specific needs of their community so we can provide your area with targeted programs and resources. Not to mention, volunteering with BSF is a blast!



Curious as to what our volunteers do? Here are a few examples..

Chapter Directors:

Lead our efforts in chapters across the nation and on military installations overseas to bring our programs and resources to military families in their communities. Chapter Directors coordinate participation in local events and outreach opportunities.

Program and Event Managers:

Facilitate event support and coordination with the local Chapter Director. Program and Event Managers are instrumental in building a local presence.

Social Media Managers:

Manage event promotion, share information and resources through social media channels. A key component to the volunteer team in each location to share events and opportunities, building community and engagement.

Key Volunteers:

Assist the local Chapter Director with specific events or projects.

We are currently recruiting volunteer leaders in the following locations:

Colorado Springs, CO
Fort Bliss, TX
Fort Campbell, KY
Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA
Kirtland AFB, NM
San Diego, CA
San Antonio, TX
Travis AFB, CA
Washington, D.C.

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Serve as a Blue Star Families Volunteer!

Please share wither you or your spouses service connection, which ever best applies!
By submitting this application, I certify that I am willing to be an ambassador for Blue Star Families and build the awareness about the unique challenges and opportunities faced by military families in my local community. I recognize that there may be certain qualifications I must meet, including the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering. Additionally, I acknowledge that I am willing to sign up as a BSF member and receive further information pertaining to volunteer roles at BSF. By submitting this application, I certify that the information I have provided is true and accurate.

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