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.
View more events and training for service members, veterans and their families on the Be Connected Resource Match Portal events. If you have any questions about our training and events, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Military Spouse Appreciation Day
May 9, 2025
Military Spouse Appreciation Day is observed in the United States on the Friday before Mother’s Day to honor and recognize the contributions and sacrifices of military spouses. Military spouses play a vital role in supporting their service member and their family, often making significant sacrifices of their own in the process. The day’s observance aims to raise awareness of the unique challenges that military spouses face and to show appreciation for their selflessness, resilience, and dedication. The significance of Military Spouse Appreciation Day lies in its recognition of the sacrifices and contributions of military spouses, as well as the need to provide them with support and resources to help them thrive. The day is marked by events and activities that aim to honor and support military spouses, 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 military spouses do, and to advocate for policies and initiatives that support their well-being and the well-being of their families.