Blog Posts tagged in "Operation Homefront"

Information provided from Operation Homefront Website REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR HOLIDAY MEALS FOR MILITARY 2017! PLEASE NOTE: Registrations for Fort Campbell and Hampton Virginia are completely full (including w aitlist). Hawaii is still taking waitlist as of the evening of 10.31.17 The added expense of the holiday season can be challenging for military families. We at Operation Homefront recognize that many military families are separated during this time due to deployments and others travel long distances to be together. Holiday Meals for Military is Operation Homefront’s way of saying t... read more

2018 Military Child of the Year® Award Honoring military kids! Operation Homefront's annual awards recognize six outstanding young people ages 13 to 18. Each of them represent a branch of the armed forces for their scholarship, volunteerism, leadership, extracurricular involvement, and other criteria while facing the challenges of military family life. There is a seventh award for a young person age 13-18. This award is the Military Child of the Year Award for Innovation® presented by Booz Allen Hamilton. With a new invention, improvement to existing technology, creation of a new nonprofit or... read more

ABOUT THE BACK-TO-SCHOOL BRIGADE Operation Homefront begins their eleventh season of Back-to-School Brigade ™, a nationwide school supply collection campaign. Operation Homefront is happy to announce the start of their Back-to-School Brigade where they provide backpacks and free school supplies to military families. There are over 50 locations for official events.Last year, Operation Homefrontdistributed more than 25,000 backpacks filled with school supplies to military kids across the country. Dollar Tree joins them again as theirpresenting sponsor for the eighth year by setting out collecti... read more

Are you an Expecting Military Mom? Operation Homefront has a wonderful program for expecting Military Moms called Star Spangled Babies~ Baby Shower Program T he program helps build morale by providing baby showers to service members and their growing families. CVS Health has joined forces with Operation Homefront through the Star Spangled Babies Baby Shower Program. About Star Spangled Babies Baby Shower Program: Star-Spangled Babies Makes A Difference For Military Moms The Star Spangled Babies baby shower program, is in place to build morale by providing baby showers to our service members a... read more

OPERATION HOMEFRONT HOLIDAY MEALS FOR MILITARY EVENT Registration is now open for Holiday Meals for Military events in the following states: Alaska, Arkansas, California, Oklahoma, New York, Texas, Washington and Wyoming. Our Holiday Meals for Military events provide holiday meal kits which include everything needed for a holiday dinner, including a meat option, gravy, cranberry sauce, stuffing, and vegetables. Qualifications:Active Duty E6 and below or Wounded Warriors post 9-11 all ranks Any questions on qualifications you can contact Operation Homefront Mid-Atlantic and they can help direc... read more

Back-To-School Brigade-Operation Homefront School Supply Distribution Event ABOUT THE BACK-TO-SCHOOL BRIGADE Operation Homefront begins theirtenth season of Back-to-School Brigade ™, a nationwide school supply collection campaign. Operation Homefront is happy to announce the start of their Back-to-School Brigade where they provide backpacks and free school supplies to military families. There are over 50 locations for official events. Click Here to find an event in your area! If you don’t see an event, thanks to theirpartnership with Dollar Tree , free school supplies may be available through... read more

Operation Homefront, Price Rite& Feed the Children are teaming up to providefood boxes to military families! Thursday, May 21st 10AM - 2PM Woodbridge, VA Eligible to military families from all branches including active or inactive National Guard and Reserve E-6 and below. We also welcome any post 911 wounded, ill or injured veteran. Register Today! Registration closes at 3pm tomorrow 5/15/2015. You'll receive 25 pounds of nonperishable food, 12 pounds of household goods, 5 pounds of Avon products and a James Patterson book. Price Rite will also provide lettuce, carrots, celery, bottled water,... read more

Back-To-School Brigade ABOUT THE BACK-TO-SCHOOL BRIGADE Operation Homefront begins our eighth season of Back-to-School Brigade ™, a nationwide school supply collection campaign. Dollar Tree will continue their role as our presenting sponsor by setting out collection barrels July 9 through August 15 at over 5,000 Dollar Tree and Deal$ stores. Dollar Tree patrons donated $4.78 million of school supplies last year, and we anticipate enthusiastic support again this year. The Back To School Brigade through Operation Homefront of the Virginias is now taking registration for families in need of scho... read more