February Monthly Bulletin
February 27, 2013
Although it’s only 28 days long, February has been jam-packed with hot topics and new opportunities! Like you, we’re paying close attention to what’s going on in Congress as sequestration looms. A recommendation from DoD had our Facebook page in an uproar this month, and and we will continue to keep you posted on how decisions like these will affect your family. Read below to see what else we’ve been up to this month:
Rumor has it: Sequestration and military families
Questions and rumors about what might happen are making military families uneasy, angry, and looking for answers. Our article dispels some of the rumors we've been hearing.
March 4: Operation Purple Camp application deadline
Our popular program is back – apply for your child to enjoy a fun, free week of camp with other military children. Find details and the application on our website. Apply now before applications close March 4!
Military Saves Week 2013
Military Saves Week is going on now! Join thousands of military families that have taken the pledge to 'Set a Goal. Make a Plan. Save Automatically.' Find out how you can get involved.
Our priorities this year
In a three-part series on our blog, we outlined how we determine what our yearly focus is, and exactly what we’ll be working towards this year for military families. Read Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 here.
New updates for MyMilitaryLife app
Be sure to update your app to see the four NEW Life Paths we introduced this month. If you haven’t already downloaded the app, do so today!
Until military families are relieved of the weight of war, we hope you will continue to contribute to their wellbeing.
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