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Military Spouse Appreciation Day is May 6th

Military Spouse Appreciation Day is May 6th

By Monica Kozlowski, NFRW Armed Services Committee

Military spouses play an important role by providing strength and stability to their loved ones amidst the everyday challenges of life. For most of us, the separation from family is a shared burden, made easier by the almost universal appreciation of friends and strangers alike. Military families feel a special bond, along with a sense of pride and belonging.

Friday, May 6, 2022/Author: Cecilia Tyler/Number of views (225)/Comments (0)/
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May is Military Caregiver Month

Written by CAPT (ret) Mary Smart (HI)

Military Caregiver Month recognizes those who assist our veterans who can no longer independently accomplish many of their daily tasks. Everyone probably knows a military caregiver.  The month of May is a good time to ask if there are any tasks you can do to give them a little more free time.

Monday, May 2, 2022/Author: Cecilia Tyler/Number of views (254)/Comments (0)/
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May 1st is Silver Star Banner Day

May 1st is Silver Star Banner Day

From the NFRW Armed Services Committee

On May 1st we honor wounded, ill, and injured service members on what is known as Silver Star Banner Day.  This is not to be confused with the Silver Star Medal. In May of 2010, Congress passed a resolution formalizing Silver Star Banner Day.

Sunday, May 1, 2022/Author: Cecilia Tyler/Number of views (134)/Comments (0)/
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U.S. Army Reserve Celebrates 114th Birthday

U.S. Army Reserve Celebrates 114th Birthday

Ready Now, Shaping Tomorrow

“Soldiers, Civilians and Families are the centerpiece of our efforts to stay ready and evolve. Ready and resilient Soldiers, capable leaders, cohesive teams, strong families, and supportive employers are the key to a ready and capable Army Reserve,” states Lieutenant General JODY J. DANIELS, Chief of Army Reserve and Commanding General, U.S. Army Reserve Command.

Saturday, April 23, 2022/Author: Cecilia Tyler/Number of views (143)/Comments (0)/
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Happy Birthday, U.S. Air Force Reserves

Happy Birthday, U.S. Air Force Reserves

From the NFRW Armed Services Committee

Wish our Air Force Reserve men and women "Happy Birthday" today, April 14.

Thursday, April 14, 2022/Author: Cecilia Tyler/Number of views (249)/Comments (0)/
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