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Meet Christy, MCAGCC 29 Palms Chapter Leader

Meet Christy, MCAGCC 29 Palms Chapter Leader

Military families in general are very resilient and resourceful! I learn new things from my neighbors and my community members all the time! Most new parents or young families are surprised at all of the things being offered just for their military family! From scholarships, to base wide baby showers, ball gown giveaways etc. It’s just a matter of connecting and showing people where the resources are.  Moving every 3 years really means starting over finding the things your family loves or needs.

Welcoming Luna: My Birth with a Deployed Spouse

Welcoming Luna: My Birth with a Deployed Spouse

 I spent the week leading up to my husband's patrol doing everything and anything to get labor started with my second daughter. During the birth of my first daughter he had stood by my side, supporting me in the most strong, empathetic and surprisingly calm manner. I was terrified to watch him leave without first getting hold our newest addition. Unfortunately, our time ran out and he had to return to sea.