It’s the Month of the Military Child: Here’s Where to Find Events in Your Area
April 26, 2018
Military families go through a lot, and mlitary children face unique struggles of their own. Throughout the month of April, the Month of the Military Child invites towns and communities to host various activities and services thorughout the country as a way to honor the sacrifices made by children in military families.
There are currently 1.2 million military children of active duty members worldwide, with approximately 2 million military children experiencing a parental deployment since 9/11. The Month of the Military Child includes awareness campaigns geared toward educating people about the struggles military children face, as well as support programs thrughout Department of Defense Dependent School System (DoDDS) all over the country.
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