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JBCMFR Hosts Ombudsman Luncheon

JBCMFR Hosts Ombudsman Luncheon

Twenty two leaders were in attendance on 14 September 2022 to celebrate one of our most important positions for Command family readiness and support; our Ombudsman. Leadership from NPTU/NSA/NMC, CMSgt Lamb, Lt. Col Gravitt, CG Ombudsman Coordinator Kenneth Weber, MFR Flight Chief Anna Flowers, and AB MFR Chief Sandra Liotti were all present for this…

Transition Assistance Managers Receive VBOC Award

Transition Assistance Managers Receive VBOC Award

This last Boots2Business (B2B) Entrepreneurship Course on 19 – 20 July 2022, here at JBCMFR was a special one. Our two long-standing Transition Assistance Program managers, Mr. Sel Stephens & Mr. Mick Mahon received a well deserved Veterans Business Outreach Center Appreciation award for their dedication and passion for helping service members leaving the Military….

Hiring Our Heroes Career Summit is the local hiring event of the year

Hiring Our Heroes Career Summit is the local hiring event of the year

JBCMFR sat down with Alice Massimi, Director of Strategic Communications for Hiring Our Heroes, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation to talk about what exactly is going on June 15th on base, how you can be successful, & some inside information you can’t find anywhere else! June 15th 2022 will be the date for the long-awaited…

JBCMFR Provides Support to Community Gold Star Event

JBCMFR Provides Support to Community Gold Star Event

On April 2nd, 2022 Joint Base Charleston Military & Family Readiness helped support a community event held in St. George, South Carolina at the Fresh Spring Market headed by Mrs. Pamela Kelly, who is a Gold Star Family Member. She was event fundraising to bring awareness to Gold Star Programming and families. Mrs. Kelly, a…

Heart Link Program is a “must” for Military Spouses

Heart Link Program is a “must” for Military Spouses

Heart Link is a spouse orientation program geared toward strengthening all branches of military families and enhancing mission readiness. Heart Link’s objective is to increase spouse awareness of the military mission, customs, traditions, protocol and community resources that support military families. Heart Link also helps culturally familiarize spouses to their new homes in the Lowcountry…

JBCMFR & Trident Tech CNA Opportunity

JBCMFR & Trident Tech CNA Opportunity

Joint Base Charleston Military and Family Readiness Center & Air Force Aid Society have partnered with Trident Technical College to offer a unique training opportunity which will enhance the immediate employment prospects and create a portable career opportunity for a set number of military spouses. All Active Duty Air Force Military Spouses are eligible and…

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY scholarship opportunity

Applications have opened for several scholarship opportunities through the Air Force Aid Society. The deadline to apply is 30 April 2022. The application is available online at https://afas.org/haparnoldgrant/ General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant – Grants ranging from $500-$4,000. Based on each student’s particular level of need, with the highest levels of assistance going to…

Military & Family Readiness Grand-Reopening

Military & Family Readiness Grand-Reopening Military and Family Readiness Grand Reopening

Over 70 leaders from all over the Joint Base Charleston community came out to celebrate the re-opening of the Joint Base Charleston Military Family Readiness Center’s Air Base location. Leaders from all branches were represented as well as some of the highest ranking on-base civilians.   This renovation marked an important moment for the organization…