Friday, December 9th, 2016

Grant Programs

Military Friends “Adopt A Unit”

Every year the Military Friends Foundation seeks to adopt a National Guard or Reserve Unit based in Massachusetts to support moral, welfare and resiliency for the unit.

A Hero’s Salute for MA Gold Star Families

Military Friends Hero’s Salute Program is designed to offer financial to Massachusetts families whose loved one was killed in action or died while serving on active duty.  This program also offers community support and ongoing assistance to families of the Fallen.

Emergency Grant for Massachusetts National Guard Members and Reservists

Military Friends Foundation offers emergency aid grants to support Massachusetts National Guardmembers, Reservists and Gold Star Families of all eras facing hardships.

Patriot Scholar

$1,000 educational scholarships for graduating students who have had a parent/guardian deployed overseas in the National Guard or Reserve since September 11, 2001 or who are a Gold Star Family Member.

Massachusetts CARES! Grant

A pilot program designed to recognize families of deployed National Guard and Reservists. $200 grants will be provided to qualifying service members, like so many, face financial challenges during a deployment.

Operation Military Smiles