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Ultimate Bootcamp Pledges 500 hours of Outdoor Workouts to Military Families
Ultimate Bootcamp is giving a big "THANK YOU" to the activated National Guard, Reservist, and their immediate military family members by supporting Joining Forces. Spearheaded by First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden, Joining Forces is a national initiative giving civilians a platform on which to give back to service members and their families. Ultimate Bootcamp is proud to pledge our fitness expertise to this very special group of Americans. For information, locations and schedules please visit http://ultimatebootcamp.com/joiningforces/index.htm
DoD USDA Family Resilience Conference
Cathann Kress, U.S. Department of Defense, and Lisa Lauxman, U.S. Department of Agriculture welcomed over 1800 people to the 2011 Forging the Partnership: DoD/USDA Family Resilience Conference in Chicago during the last week of April.
Proclamation in recognition of the Department of Defense / Department of Agriculture Extension-Military Partnership
Sharing letter of greeting and recognition from Michelle Obama
Launching of the Military Families Learning Network
Did you miss the conference or where there workshops you were unable to attend then checkout the Conference Proceeding now posted. Proceedings include: Keynote Presentations, Research Presentations along with workshops, computer labs, program showcases and other events.
The launch of the Military Families Learning Network last week at the DoD USDA Family Resilience Conference was very well received by Cooperative Extension, Department of Defense, and branch service family professionals. There was a great deal of excitement and interest surrounding the launch of eXtension's military families efforts.
We are excited to grow this network in the coming months, connecting with many military family service professionals, creating professional development web conferences and courses, and continuing conversations around child care, personal finance, families, network literacy, and
We already have more than 130 "likes" on our Facebook page. We invite you to "like" the Military Families Learning Network Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/MilitaryFamilies and to follow the Twitter account http://twitter.com/#!/milfamLN .
We also would like you to ask your colleagues to join the Military Families Learning Network at
If you have any questions about the Military Families Learning Network, please feel free to email either of us, Best regards, Anne and Kyle
Anne Mims Adrian, PhD
Social Media Strategist
334 844 3507
Kyle L. Kostelecky, PhD, CFLE
National Project Leader
Military Families Partnership
Military Families Learning Network