Blog Posts in "Military Programs"

We hate to be the bearer of bad news but Tax Season is here! Taxes are due Wednesday, April 15, 2020! Master Your Taxes With Military OneSource MilTax (Via Military OneSource Website) Taking command of your taxes is easy with Military OneSource MilTax, a suite of free tax services provided by the Department of Defense, designed exclusively for our military community to take the hassle out of tax time. Tailored for military life, MilTax offers: Secure and free tax preparation and e-filing software that’s designed to leave no military service tax deduction or credit unclaimed, available mid-Jan... read more

Company announces $50,000 contribution to leading military service nonprofit and discount to service members, veterans, and military families Press Release November, 2019 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Blue Apron (NYSE: APRN) announced a national partnership with the United Service Organizations (USO) to support active duty service members, veterans, and military family members. As the first meal kit partner of the USO, Blue Apron will provide a product discount to military service members, veterans, and their families and make up to a $50,000 pledge to USO’s matching gift program to suppo... read more

(Image-Military Appreciation Kit available from Military OneSource) In honor of National Veterans and Military Families Month,the Department of Defense and Military OneSource want to recognize military families and transitioning veterans, by providing immediate family members and veterans within 365 days from their separation date with a Military Family Appreciation Kit. It'stheir little way to thank you for your service and for making our military stronger. Graba kit while supplies last. Your free kit includes: luggage tag magnet mousepad portable chill drills phone wallet and stand reusable... read more

Do you have a child interested in studying abroad? The Gilman-McCain Scholarship can help! The U.S. Department of State is proud to announce the John McCain International Scholarship for the Undergraduate Children of Military Families (Gilman-McCain Scholarship). The Scholarship is a congressionally funded initiative of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State and named after the late senator John S. McCain from Arizona. With the support of the U.S. Congress, this scholarship honors the Senator’s legacy of public service by enabling undergraduate children... read more

Join Wreathes Across America on National Wreaths Across America Day December 14, 2019 Each December on National Wreaths Across America Day, our mission to Remember, Honor and Teach is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as over 1,600 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at sea, and abroad. It is encourage that every volunteer who places a wreath on a veteran's grave to say that veteran's name aloud and take a moment to thank them for their service to our country. It's a small act that goes a long way toward keeping the memory of ... read more