NMFA hosted an Operation Purple Healing Adventures retreat in Trinity, Texas with 19 families of wounded, ill, and injured service members and their families.
Located an hour east of Atlanta, GA, Camp Twin Lakes offers a respite away from the everyday cares of life.
Saying goodbye to such an awesome experience was bittersweet, as I couldn’t wait to tell my family what I’d been up to.
Operation Purple Buddy Camp is a free program focused on something absolutely priceless: one-on-one time. Military kids and their parents have the o..
With the roar of the engines and the cheers of the crowd as a backdrop, five lucky military families joined Brad Keselowski for his latest victory a..
Nestled on 486 acres in the Sandhills region of North Carolina, Camp Rockfish promises rest and relaxation…with a lot of fun thrown in! This past we..
2018 kicks off NMFA’s 15th year of Operation Purple Camp (OPC) – a free week of overnight camp for military-connected kids. As a Program Manager for..
Back in the day, I went to various day and overnight camps during many summers in my youth. As an only child, with both parents in the military, and..
My friends often say I have a cool gig. I travel across the country and plan outdoor military family programs for the National Military Family Assoc..
The cafeteria was buzzing at Camp Sandy Cove, West Virginia on a cool, wet morning. Moms, dads, grandparents, aunts uncles… each with a military kid..