Month of the Military Child

Month of the Military Child

Over at Coast Guard Compass, the official blog of the U.S. Coast Guard, they featured an article on Margaret Rochon, daughter of Chief Petty Officer Gene Rochon, and winner of Operation Homefront’s 2011 Military Child of the Year. Margaret has …
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The TEACH campaign, an initiative of the United States Department of Education, is designed to raise awareness of the teaching profession and get a new generation of teachers to join the ones who are already making a difference in the classroom. …
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First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden launched a new family support initiative that calls on all sectors of society to support and honor military families. The purpose of the initiative is to motivate  citizens, communities, businesses, nonprofits, faith-based …
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Five military children, one from each military branch, were lauded during nonprofit organization Operation Homefront‘s “Military Child of the Year” awards on April 7 in Arlington, Va. The organization honors children who demonstrate great resilience, leadership, and strength of character. First …
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By Adreinne H. Barnett, Guest blogger As a civilian employee of the Air Force, I once thought that my previous position of Training and Curriculum Specialist in Child Youth Program was the best job.  Since transitioning to my new job …
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