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  • Dr. Mary M. Keller

    September 14, 2015

    Featured Annual Conference Speaker: Mary M. Keller, Ed.D. President and CEO, Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC) Dr. Mary M. Keller, President and CEO of the Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC), was one of the founders of  the organization in 1998, which was created in response to the educational needs of  military-connected children and youth. As […]

  • SDMFC Annual Conference 2015

    August 31, 2015

    2015 Title: Stop, Collaborate and Listen to Activate Our 2015 Vision Military Children – Ready and Resilient Friday, October 2nd from 8:30 AM – 2:30 PM SDG&E Energy Innovation Center (4760 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92117) CLICK HERE TO RSVP Keynote Address: Mary Keller Ed.D. – President and CEO of the Military Child Education Coalition We are excited […]

  • SDMFC Awarded Grant to Support Military Children

    August 24, 2015

    This past May, SAY San Diego was among four community partnerships to receive funding from the United Way of San Diego Collective Impact Initiative to support collaborative efforts to help the youngest San Diegans and their families.  SAY San Diego’s project is building on vibrant existing partnerships within the San Diego Military Family Collaborative (SDMFC) […]

  • August Convenings and Events

    August 10, 2015

        August Convenings & Events Join us this month as we look at resources for families enrolled in EFMP (Exceptional Family Member Program). We’ll have guests from Navy and Marine EFMP, as well as community organizations. The details are below: North County Convening: Friday, August 14th from 10:00am-12:00pm at Veteran’s Association of North County (1617 […]

  • June Convenings & Events

    June 9, 2015

      This month we are focusing on National Guard and Reserve families. Join us as we discuss the unique challenges Guard and Reserve families face, how they are similar and different from active duty families, and the Guard/Reserve population in Southern California. The details are below: North County Convening: Friday, June 12th from 10:00am – 12:00pm at Veteran’s […]

  • May Convening’s & Events

    May 11, 2015

    May 8: North County Convening This Friday, May 8th is Military Spouse Appreciation Day. Join us this month as we recognize military spouses for their commitment and support. Specifically, we will focus on a hot topic – military spouse employment. We will have some special guests to share with us their own personal experiences, as well as […]

  • April Convening’s & Events

    April 2, 2015

    April Convening’s & Events April is Month of the Military Child. Join us as we celebrate and honor Military Kids. We will have some special guests to share with us their own personal experiences. The details are below: North County Convening: Friday, April 10th from 10:00am – 12:00pm at Veteran’s Association of North County (1617 Mission […]

  • March Convening’s and Events

    March 2, 2015

    March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. Join us as we take a closer look at Mental Health and the programs that are available to help servicemembers and their families dealing with TBI and PTSD.  The details are below: North County Convening: Friday, March 13th from 10:00am – 12:00pm at Veteran’s Association of North County Central County […]

  • February Convenings & Events

    February 12, 2015

              In honor of Valentine’s Day, we are focusing on “Healthy Relationships” this month.  Join us and hear from representatives from FOCUS, Military & Family Life Counselor’s, and more! The details are below: North County Convening: Friday, February 13th from 10:00am – 12:00pm at Veteran’s Association of North County Central County Convening: […]

  • Reading Resources for Military Kids

    January 23, 2015

    January 23rd is National Reading Day and we’re promoting literacy by sharing our favorite reading resources for military kids! United Through Reading United Through Reading helps ease the stress of separation for military families by having deployed parents read children’s books aloud via DVD for their child to watch at home. Learn where you can participate […]