Military Friends Appoints Rep. Mike Rush to Advisory Council-October 2010
The Military Friends Foundation, a non-profit proudly serving Massachusetts National Guard, Reserve and Gold Star Families, is pleased to announce that Representative Mike Rush (D-West Roxbury) is joining our State Advisory Council. Rush, a Lieutenant in the Unites States Navy Reserve, has been a long time champion for Massachusetts service members and their families.
“Representative Rush understands the challenges facing today’s citizen service members and his knowledge of the military and the needs of National Guard and Reserve families will be a major asset to the Military Friends Foundation,” said SGM Jim Kelly (Ret.), Military Friends Foundation President and Iraq Veteran. “Today troops in Massachusetts are facing their highest deployment levels since WWII. Massachusetts military families are in need and we are proud to stand with leaders like Representative Rush and assist these families.”