Welcome to the Events Calendar!
We invite you to explore more ways to get involved and connect Arizona’s service members, veterans and their families. Listed here are upcoming training and events conducted by the Arizona Coalition for Military Families and our partners.
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National Day of the Deployed
October 26, 2024
The National Day of the Deployed is observed on October 26 to honor and show appreciation for the service and sacrifices of deployed military personnel. The day’s observance works to raise awareness of the important role that deployed service members play in defending the country and protecting America’s interests abroad, as well as the sacrifices they and their families make. Deployments can be difficult and challenging, and service members often face prolonged periods of separation from their loved ones, exposure to danger and harsh conditions, and other hardships. The significance of the National Day of the Deployed lies in its recognition of the sacrifices and contributions of deployed service members, as well as the need to provide them with support and resources to help them fulfill their mission and return safely to their families. The day is marked by various activities and events that aim to honor and support deployed service members and their families, provide education and resources for them, and promote advocacy on their behalf. It is an opportunity to show gratitude and support for the essential work that deployed service members do, and to advocate for policies and initiatives that support their well-being and the well-being of their families.