Blog Posts in "Military Programs"

TRICARE covers breast pumps and breast pump supplies at no cost for new mothers, including mothers who adopt an infant and plan to breastfeed. Via Tricare.mil Website : You must have a prescription from a TRICARE-authorized physician, physician assistant, nurse practitioner, or nurse midwife. The prescription will state which type of breast pump you need: Hospital-grade breast pump Manual breast pump Standard electric breast pump This coverage is retroactive to December 19, 2014. If you paid out-of-pocket, you can send a claim for reimbursement. Include the following with your claim: Your pre... read more

MB is so excited to share the launch of this new initiative for military families: Sesame Street for Military Families : Transitions offers support, digital resources, and ways to help make the transition from civilian to military life. It’s an adventure and affects the whole family. Luckily, we’re in this together. If you know someone that might benefit from these tools and resources, visit sesamestreet.org/veterans . SESAME STREET LAUNCHES NEWEST INITIATIVE TO SUPPORT MILITARY FAMILIES Elmo and Rosita Report for Duty to Help Military Families Transition to Civilian Life New York, NY—(Januar... read more

Trees for Troops Trees for Troops delivers the spirit of Christmas to military families-one Christmas Tree at a time About: Trees for Troops, a program of the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation, provides Real Christmas Trees to armed forces members and th eir families in the U.S. and troops deployed in the Middle East. Through contributions, donations of Real Christmas Trees, the work of many volunteers and the generous in-kind support of our shipping partner FedEx, Trees for Troops has brought the true spirit of Christmas to thousands of deserving service men and women and their families. Since 200... read more

BOOTS TO BUSINESS REBOOT For the first time the SBA will take the Boots to Business Reboot program to Gloucester, VA. If you served or are serving join us for this two day entrepreneurial class. Boots to Business Reboot is an entrepreneurship training course for Veterans, their spouses and dependents. The event will be led by SBA Resource Partners and industry experts will host up to 100 Veterans for a two-day Introduction to Entrepreneurship class. Boots to Business: Reboot, will introduce veterans to the fundamentals of business ownership, and lead participants through the key steps for eva... read more