Lake St. Louis, MO, July 12, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- The Military Spouse Corporate Career Network (MSCCN) and Blue Star Families (BSF)—two long-running military nonprofits—announce their partnership in support of military and Veteran families. In concert with their sister organization CASY, MSCCN's mission is to provide employment placement and career progression assistance for all military spouses, military family members, transitioning service members, and Veterans. Through this partnership, MSCCN and BSF will work together to ensure all military spouses, family members, service members, and veterans are connected to services in order to combat unemployment and underemployment in their communities.
MSCCN’s Senior Executive Vice President, Stacy Bayton praised their new partner, “Blue Star Families has a long history of supporting military families and connecting them to their communities. We look forward to working together to strengthen our military and veteran families as well as the network of nonprofits that exist to assist them.”
“We are thrilled to work with MSCCN to assist the military community in getting the help they need,” said Kathy Roth-Douquet, CEO of Blue Star Families. “Our goal is to see a substantial increase in military-affiliated job-seekers finding and retaining meaningful employment, and together we’re going to do our best to ensure it happens.”
MSCCN and Blue Star Families will collaborate over the next several months to continue to identify ways to support and grow organizational initiatives.
About Military Spouse Corporate Career Network
MSCCN was chartered in 2004 as a private sector non-profit organization with the mission to provide no-cost employment readiness, vocational training, and one-on-one job placement services for military spouses and caregivers of war wounded. All MSCCN employment and training programs are supported by solid partnerships with major corporations, recruiters, mid-size companies, and small businesses that provide employment opportunities for our Military-affiliated job seekers. MSCCN’s state-of-the-art Gateway technology, built by Kenexa/IBM, provides real-time, verifiable tracking and outcome reports to our employment partners, Military, and donors. MSCCN’s website is www.msccn.org.
About Blue Star Families
Blue Star Families (BSF) is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit that strengthens military families every day. Through career development, caregiving, and leading research on military family life, BSF is striving to better understand and provide solutions to the challenges facing today’s military families. Blue Star Families’ website is: https://bluestarfam.org/