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What better way to put a smile on our deployed servicemembers' faces than by writing them a letter? With our Pen Pal Program, your kiddos can do just that.
Military Consumer Month (July) is over and it’s time to think about how we can support servicemembers all year long. Seven years ago, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) launched Military Consumer Protection Day to highlight fraud affecting servicemembers.
While out and about in Europe, it is important to watch for pickpockets, particularly while in transport stations, on public transport, and at tourist destinations, shopping centers and fests. Remember these ploys when you are out exploring to outsmart would-be thieves.
The Department of Defense Education Activity is accepting new applications for Substitute Teachers for the 2020 - 2021 school year. Substitute teaching is a wonderful opportunity to work closely with the youth of our military community. Apply today!
The Department of Defense remains committed to the health and safety of military members and their families. This time of coronavirus disease 2019 is no different.
Washington, D.C. – The Elizabeth Dole Foundation is hosting  a virtual watch party of the finalists in the “Military Kids Have Talent” contest Friday, July 31 at 8PM EST Elizabeth Dole Foundation’s Facebook page.
For military members and their families stationed away and U.S. citizens living abroad, family and friends are vital connections to life back home.
Know of a great hairstylist or have a favorite coffee shop? Maybe you know of a hidden gem store or you’ve found a delicious and kid-friendly local restaurant. Now’s your chance to share! 
The flash, boom and whistle of fireworks, precision aerobatics demonstrations and copious displays of red, white and blue: did someone push the rewind button and bring us back to the 4th of July?
Hiring Our Heroes and the Military Officers Association of America are hosting a virtual employment symposium and career fair designed for military spouses.
The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Class of 2020 shares thoughts, videos and photos in back-to-back “by the students, for the students” specials airing July 5 on the American Forces Network (AFN).   
“I’m bored,” is one of the most commonly uttered phrases from kids during the summer. With the year of quarantine and COVID-19 in full effect, many activities and in-person summer camps have been canceled.
Right now it seems every one of us can use all the help we can get in strengthening our resiliency to the challenges life throws our way.   
Germany is playing it safe as it continues its measures to slow the spread of COVID-19.