Through Joining Forces, Americans continue to step up and respond to the First Lady and Dr. Biden’s call to serve our troops and their families as well as they have served us, according to The White House Blog.
Last week, the Department of the Interior joined forces with the First Lady and Dr. Biden to provide free access to more than 2,000 of America’s parks to our troops and their families. Then on Monday of this week, Blue Star Families and the National Endowment for the Arts launched “Blue Star Museums” – laying out the welcome mat for free access at more than 1,600 museums around the country for service members and military families.
Connecting veterans and military spouses with employment opportunities in the private sector has been a priority for the First Lady and Dr. Biden, and the effort is paying off. In the last year, more than 1,600 companies have hired more than 70,000 veterans and military spouses through Joining Forces. Read more