Press Releases

Jun 23, 2014 – Joint Statement on VA Same-Sex Benefits

Feb 26, 2014 – Arizona License to Discriminate Bill

Dec 12, 2013 – Same-Sex Military Spouses Can Obtain ID Cards at All National Guard Facilities

Nov 26, 2013 – Ally Military Spouses Nationwide Call for Marriage Equality

Nov 1, 2013 – MPFC Applauds Sec. Hagel Push to Recognize All Military Families

Aug 28, 2013 – MPFC and SPART*A – LGBT Military Groups Create Partnership.

Aug 14, 2013 – Department of Defense cleared the final barrier for same-sex married couples to accessing spousal benefits.

June 26, 2013 – Beyond DOMA – Military Partners and Families Coalition and the National Military Family Association Stand United and Support Equal Benefits and Recognition for ALL Military Families.

May 1, 2013 – American Veterans for Equal Rights and Military Partners and Families Coalition will “post colors” at the One Hundred Forty-Fifth National Memorial Day Observance at Arlington National Cemetery

February 12, 2013 – StoryCorps’ Military Voices Initiative Teams up with Military Partners and Families Coalition to Capture Stories of LGBT Military Families.

Military Partners and Families Coalition Supports National Military Family Association’s Joanne Holbrook Patton Military Spouse Scholarship Program
January 16, 2013

Study Release: Significant barriers to health and mental health access continue for families of LGBT service members
October 10, 2012

Military Partners and Families Coalition Celebrates the One Year Anniversary of the Repeal of DADT
September 20, 2012 

Richmond Iraq Welcome Home Event LGBT Inclusive
May 19, 2012

One Year Anniversary of Organization Launched to Support LGBT Military Partners
May 5, 2012 

MPFC and OutServe Co-Host ‘Our Families Matter’ Summit
April 11, 2012

MPFC Virtual Family Meetings
February 23, 2012

MPFC Launched Community Study Survey 
February 20, 2012

MPFC Launched to Support Military Partners 
May 31, 2011

MPFC Fact Sheet 
May 31, 2011