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Press Releases & Media Coverage

December 02, 2022

Military Times – Allowance for the most at-risk military families begins to take shape

"How can we make it easier for families to access the support they need? Families are having a ha...

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April 21, 2022

U.S. Congress – MFAN referenced in legislation to tackle military housing access and affordability

U.S. Representative Marilyn Strickland (D-WA10) introduced Ensuring Every Servicemember Has a Hom...

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December 03, 2021

MFAN Ushers in New Wave of Leadership, Adds Six Board Members

The Military Family Advisory Network (MFAN) is pleased to announce the election of Delores Johnso...

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October 04, 2021

MFAN Launches 2021 Military Family Support Programming Survey

The Military Family Advisory Network (MFAN) has launched the latest iteration of its biennial Mil...

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August 18, 2021

Bloomberg – U.S. Troops Going Hungry Is a National Disgrace

Too many service members are struggling to meet their families’ basic needs. This is inexcusable ...

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May 20, 2021

Bloomberg Law – Troops Fret About Empty Stomachs as COVID Worsens Hardships

The coronavirus pandemic has exacerbated hunger among military families, adding to pressure on bi...

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February 25, 2021

CBS News – Military families are increasingly turning to food banks during the pandemic

Shannon Razsadin, president and executive director of MFAN said the pandemic has "exacerbated" th...

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June 17, 2020

Military Families Lose About $5,000 With Every Move

Military families move, on average, every 24 to 36 months, and each move sets each family back ab...

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March 01, 2018

The best way to help military movers? More money

“Financial assistance” ranked first on the list of suggested permanent change-of-station move imp...

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