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Benefits
Monday, October 24, 2016   (9 Comments - view/add)
COLA Approved for 2017 »
Injured and ill veterans their dependents and survivors in receipt of VA compensation benefits will receive a 0.3% Cost o...
Monday, October 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dole Caregiver Awards for 2017 »
Gold Star Wives members from select states may qualify for this award. The 2017 Dole Caregiver Fellowship program is open...
Monday, May 2, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Decision Time Nears for Easing the Survivor Benefit Offset »
Updated information concerning survivor benefits from the "Military Advantage Blog" read the entire story here...
Sunday, February 14, 2016   (2 Comments - view/add)
DoD Official: New form provided for 2015 federal taxes »
DoD Official: New form provided for 2015 federal taxes Defense Department civilian and military personnel will begin re...
Saturday, February 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
TRICARE Pharmacy Changes Effective Now »
TRICARE Pharmacy Changes Effective Now Several changes to the TRICARE pharmacy benefit take effect on Feb. 1. First, co...

Legislation
Sunday, January 29, 2017
March 9, 2017 -- GSW testifying before Joint House and Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committees »
It has been confirmed that Gold Star Wives of America, Inc will be testifying before the Joint House and Senate Veterans’...
Monday, October 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bring Our Heroes Home Act of 2016 (S.3448) »
Yesterday, continuing her longstanding and successful leadership in the Senate in support of our fallen heroes and their...
Monday, October 3, 2016   (1 Comment - view/add)
Purple Heart Preservation Act (H.R. 6234) »
The Purple Heart Preservation Act (H.R. 6234) introduced this week by Rep. Paul Cook would make it explicitly illegal to b...
Friday, April 1, 2016   (1 Comment - view/add)
Urgent Letter »
There are several important bills now in our House of Representatives and Senate which need our support.&nb...
Monday, January 26, 2015   (4 Comments - view/add)
Help needed to extend CHAMPVA to age 26 »
Help needed to extend CHAMPVA to age 26. Senator Schumer wants to highlight the CHAMPVA Young Adult issue and needs a “pos...

Press Coverage
Thursday, August 18, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
GSW Chris Kinnard meets up with "Walk Across America" in Colorado to help veterans »
Cindy Kleh Special to the Sky-Hi News   Almost every day since April 28, David Roth has woken up at 4 a.m....
Tuesday, January 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arlene Murray, President of Gold Star Wives Tahoma Chapter in Graham, WA interviewed on Mixx96.1 »
Arlene Murray, President of Gold Star Wives Tahoma Chapter in Graham, WA was interviewed on Mixx96.1 in Seattle about her...
Monday, November 24, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thursday, August 7, 2014
Washington Post: - As wars end, a benefits system complicates the process of moving on for spouses »
Gold Star Wives are encouraged to navigate to original Article and comment at the Washington Post site. Story Courtesy...
Wednesday, August 6, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
FUNDRAISER: Book Promotion »
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Other Related News
Thursday, February 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Memorial Service for Mary Ashton, Tucson GSW Chapter »
Dear GSW Friends, It is with great sadness that I report the death of Mary Ashton, Tucson GSW Chapter . Mary was th...
Friday, February 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Capital View 2016 Holiday Party »
Capitol View Chapter on the Move December Actives 2016 Parents & Children Fighting Cancer Holiday Party Andrews...
Monday, October 10, 2016   (2 Comments - view/add)
New GSW Newsletter »
GSW National Fall newsletter is reposted here . Members: after clicking newsletter link, log into the Gold Star Wives web...
Tuesday, July 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gold Star Reflection Project is offered for families in Northern New Jersey Area. »
The Gold Star Reflection Project is a photoshoot that allows us to capture your family and include your loved one that is...
Wednesday, May 11, 2016   (1 Comment - view/add)
Celebrate Memorial Day in a Memorable and Meaningful Way »
2016 marks the fifth consecutive year Snowball Express has participated in the National " CARRY THE LOAD " Memorial Day re...

Smart Patient
Monday, May 12, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Smart Patient Update - Know Your Numbers BMI »
Know your numbers Body mass index Goal is less than 25 Your body mass index (BMI) measures your weight in relatio...
Monday, March 31, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Smart Patient Know Your Numbers Cholesterol »
Know your numbers Total cholesterol...
Friday, January 31, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Smart Patient Update Know Your Numbers Blood Pressure »
  Know your numbers Blood pressure Goal is 120/80 or less Also called hypertension, high blood pressure increas...

Scholarship Announcments
Tuesday, April 8, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AF Clubs Scholarship Announcment »
25 ($1,000.00) scholarships available from the Air Force Club Membership Scholarship Program. Applicants need t...

System Notice
Tuesday, April 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Release Notice and Heartbleed »
From Your Membership     *RELEASE NOTICE* There will be a software release on 4/16/2014. This will occur...

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