Blog Posts in "Military Programs"

This is such an amazing program! Below are the details from Operation Homefront: Registration is NOW OPEN for the 2022 Back-to-School Brigade events! Operation Homefront is honored to be able to provide school supplies to our military families and help in any way that they can. Please note that this event is for DEERS enrolled military dependent children only who will be in Kindergarten through 12th grade for the 2022-2023 school year. If you do not have a MyOH ( My Operation Homefront ) profile, you will need to create one before you can register for the event. Be sure to fill out the event ... read more

Looking for Some Free Fun this Summer? The Blue Star Museums Program is back again for 2022! About Blue Star Museums: We are so excited to share that the Blue Star Museums program is backin 2022. This is a wonderful program and we are excited to share that it will be bigger and better than ever this year with over 2,000 museums participating nationwide! ABOUT BLUE STAR MUSEUMS Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America. Each summer since 2010, Blue Star Museums have offered free admi... read more

CASE LOT SALES AREBACK FOR SPRING 2022! Do you love to buy in bulk? If so, the DECA Case Lot Sale might be a great opportunity for you to SAVE money. DeCA'sstateside case lot sales happen inearly May and continue through the month of May, during which commissary customerscan find huge savingson bulk-sized products.Customers have a variety of options to choose from. Sale items may include products in the following categories: Snacks, Beverages, Pet Food, International Foods, Baking Goods, Canned Goods, Non-Food Items, and Health and Beauty Products. Commissariesstateside will be conducting thi... read more

APRIL IS DESIGNATED THE MONTH OF THE MILITARY CHILD ~A MONTH TO HONOR & CELEBRATE THE SACRIFICES, RESILIENCE AND COURAGE OF OUR MILITARY KIDDOS~ April 19th is designated Purple Up Day in DoDEA Worldwide. However, purple up day may be celebrated on a different day surrounding April 19th dependant upon the school, installation, etc. Why Purple Up Day? By wearing purple, it is a visible show of support for military kids nationwide. The color purple symbolizes "joint" in the military world, meaning "all services." In the world of color, if you combine Army green, Air Force blue, Marine red, and N... read more

Press Release March 31, 2022: Army & Air Force Exchange Service Public Affairs The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is calling on America’s youngest heroes to show off their creative creations for a chance to win prizes during Month of the Military Child. The virtual contest lineup begins on April 1. Each contest runs for one week. The lineup includes: Play-Doh Sculpting Event – April 1-7, military kids can create a sculpture from Play-Doh and submit a photograph of their creation for a chance to win a $50 Exchange gift card grand prize or one of three runner-up Play-Doh prizes. Hasbro Gamin... read more