April 12-18 celebrates Volunteer Appreciation Week, and we’ve got a lot to celebrate! For almost 46 years, our Association has built our legacy on t..
For over a year, I have been in search of a place to volunteer my time. You’d think it would be easy, right? I just need to figure out what I’m pass..
One of the privileges of representing the National Military Family Association is the unique opportunity to honor our heroes and military families, ..
It’s just before Thanksgiving and our house is abuzz with excitement. You can feel it; the anticipation of days off from school, delicious food, and..
Sure, we see American flags flying in yards, and we clap for service members getting off their planes at the airport. But are we really being a grat..
What does it take to receive the prestigious Novella Gibson Whitehead award from our Association? A lot of talking to military families!
We are p..
Our Board of Directors is integral in the day-to-day operations at our Association. We have an awesome team of leaders keeping our mission to suppor..
Holly Franklin and Cynthia Giesecke started as strangers, both attending the National Military Family Association’s West Region Training Conference,..
She sat in the back of an undesirable office space with her eyes peering through a magnifying glass, garnering clues from an old photo. Minutes late..
In 1969, our Association was founded by a handful of military spouses who wanted to make sure their widowed friends were taken care of. Gathered aro..