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June 28, 2023

MFAN President Appointed to DoD Military Family Readiness Council

Renewal of DoD council seeks to improve military family readiness policies & practices WASHINGTON (June 28, 2023...

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June 09, 2023

MFAN Applauds Executive Order on Military Spouse Employment 

WASHINGTON (June 9, 2023) — MFAN President & Executive Director Shannon Razsadin issued the following statement i...

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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 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 25, 2023

MFAN, Partners Urge DoD to Restore Basic Allowance for Housing

Co-signed by over 40 organizations that serve military and veteran families, the Military Family Advisory Network (MF...

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February 16, 2023

The Case for BAH Restoration

Military families need access to housing they can afford. Fully restoring the Basic Allowance for Housing to 100 perc...

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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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February 02, 2023

What the QRMC Could Mean for Military Families

The following is an opinion submitted by staff member Derek Doyle and not necessarily the views of MFAN.   ...

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April 24, 2023

Readout of Military Family Food Insecurity Coalition – April 19, 2023 Meeting

The Military Family Food Insecurity Coalition held its first meeting of the year on April 19, 2023. Here are the take...

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