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November 07, 2023

MCEC Podcast: Feeding our Military and Veteran Families

This podcast was recorded by the Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC). The MCEC Podcast holds conversations abou...

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October 06, 2023

WIC for Military Families

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) provides supplemental foods, health...

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September 22, 2023

Creating Data-Informed Solutions for Military Families

In July 2022, the Military Family Advisory Network brought together our expansive network of advisors, military famil...

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August 29, 2023

Take Action This Hunger Action Month

September is Hunger Action Month. Founded in 2008 by Feeding America, this campaign serves as a call to action to add...

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September 11, 2023

Free and Reduced School Meal Program

The opinions expressed in this guest column are the views of the author.    Mornings can be stressful! Getti...

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May 30, 2023

MFAN Leads Letter of Support for WIC Modernization

With input from the MSO/VSO community and our greater partner network, MFAN authored a letter to the United States De...

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May 25, 2023

MilKid Moments: Maggie’s Day at MFAN

Military life is truly a family affair. For 10-year-old Maggie, it's the environment she's growing up in. Her dad ser...

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May 11, 2023

Learning from Military and Veteran Family Experiences to Find Scalable Solutions

On May 7, 2023, MFAN presented at the National Anti-Hunger Policy Conference, hosted by Feeding America and the Food ...

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February 14, 2023

Why do military families experience food insecurity?

Food insecurity rates among our military community are unsettling. For years, MFAN has responded: standing in the gap...

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