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  • Lend a Hand

    March 29, 2017

    “Lend a Hand” is a blog that showcases the importance of getting involved and playing an active role within your community.  Topics explored are intended to inspire action and understand more about the community around you.  Share and repost and lend a hand in spreading the message! “What’s in it for me?” “What is the […]

  • Nature Awaits

    March 23, 2017

    There is a magic to spring. The weather starts getting warmer, the sun shines more and nature is beginning to bloom.  This is the perfect time to get out with the kids and investigate what gifts nature has to offer. Children are curious and want to know about their environment.  You have watched your child […]

  • SDMFC State of the Collaborative 2017

    February 2, 2017

    We had 134 attendees at our 2017 State of the Collaborative on Friday, January 27th, 2017!  Thank you to all of those who came out to celebrate our successes in 2016, provide feedback, and network our way into 2017! We were welcomed by Nick Macchione, Health and Human Services Agency Director and Deputy Chief Administrative Officer […]

  • 2017 Coordinating Council Call for Applications

    December 2, 2016

    COORDINATING COUNCIL APPLICATION PROCESS  NOW OPEN COORDINATING COUNCIL PURPOSE: To provide the SDMFC with leadership and functional authority to make decisions that can effect changes to accomplish our vision, mission and goals. At this time there are 5-6 open Coordinating Council positions. COORDINATING COUNCIL SELECTION PROCESS: 2017 Coordinating Council Letters of Interest accepted from December 1 […]

  • Col Stephen Armes

    October 4, 2016

    Featured Annual Conference Speaker: Col Stephen Armes Assistant Chief of Staff/Director, Government and External Affairs, Marine Corps Installations West Colonel Armes was commissioned a Second Lieutenant through the Platoon Leader’s Course subsequent to his graduation from California Lutheran University in 1992. Upon completion of The Basic School and the Infantry Officers Course he reported to 29 […]

  • Stephanie Brown

    September 20, 2016

    Keynote Annual Conference Speaker: STEPHANIE BROWN CEO/Founder, The Rosie Network As CEO of The Rosie Network (TRN), Stephanie Brown has been featured in WOMEN’S DAY magazine, U.S. VETERANS MAGAZINE and MILITARY SPOUSE MAGAZINE. A 2016 ‘Our City,’ San Diego Innovator of the Year awardee, Stephanie was recognized by the San Diego Business Journal as a Women […]

  • CAPT F. Curtis Jones

    August 31, 2016

    Featured Annual Conference Speaker: CAPT F. Curtis Jones Chief of Staff, Navy Region Southwest A native of Binghamton, NY, Captain F. Curtis Jones graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology receiving a commission through the Navy Reserve Officer Training Corps in 1989. Afloat CAPT Jones has served as Damage Control Assistant, 1st Division Officer, STREAM Officer, […]

  • SDMFC Annual Conference 2016

    August 31, 2016

     Stop, Collaborate and Listen to Activate Our 2016 Vision Military Family “Fit Kit” – Ready & Resilient Friday, October 14th from 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM Liberty Station Conference Center (2600 Laning Road, San Diego, CA 92106 ) CLICK HERE TO RSVP Join 250+ military spouse leaders, command leadership and family service professionals from across San Diego! Attendees include […]

  • Murphy Canyon Block Party 2016

    August 10, 2016

    Murphy Canyon Block Party by Slidely Slideshow

  • 2015 Annual Conference Press

    November 9, 2015

    We were featured in the Live Well San Diego November Newsletter. Great feature on our 2015 Annual Conference: Military Kids – Ready & Resilient. Below is a clip: “Mary Keller, Ed.D., President and CEO of the Military Child Education Coalition, provided the keynote address and framed the day’s agenda by discussing the state of military […]