NMFA recognizes Senator Tammy Duckworth as a champion of military families and recipient of our 2023 Support of Military Families Award.
The results reflected what we’ve been telling DoD for years – military families are resilient, but they need more support.
Military Families, Advocates Urge White House Conference on Hunger to Address Their Concerns on Food Insecurity
According to the Department of Defense, an unacceptable 24% of military families are food insecure – there is a food pantry on or near every single US military base.
NMFA weighed in on the proposed NDAA and policies impacting military families before the deliberations began.
Congress has taken a huge step to address food insecurity among military families in the annual defense bill.