The Flagpole - eNewsletter
Edition 47 | April 8th, 2020
Honor. Empower. Connect.
Protect Yourself and Your Family
The U.S. Army is reaching out to gauge the interest of our retired officers, noncommissioned officers and Soldiers who would be willing to assist with the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic response effort.
Read the following guidelines to learn more about what veterans should do if they are experiencing any symptoms. Also, take the time to read about how you can avoid exposure to the virus.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Military Health System, and the U.S. Army Public Health Center are closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus. 
Month of the Military Child

They are strong and they are resilient. They are adaptable. They are well-travelled and fiercely patriotic. They are bright, inquisitive and eager to help out, whether that is at home or in their communities. They have advantages many kids do not...

Sgt. Stephanie Johnson was a 28-year-old mother of two when she decided to join the Army — and eventually became the only enlisted female diver in the service. "I hope I can show young girls that they are perfectly capable"

Little green plastic Army women shipping out later this year will include a military working dog and handler, a nurse and Rosie the Riveter on a pedestal inscribed with her signature slogan “We Can Do It!”
The Army Women’s Foundation recognizes the importance of education and the role it plays in personal, professional and economic fulfillment. We are honored to be in the position to nurture the education amongst these recipients, and many to come.
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