We are mothers who now have, or have had, children serving in the military. We are a non-profit (501[c]3) service organization supporting each other and our children while promoting patriotism.
The Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc. is an authorized Veterans Service Organization set forth by the U.S. Federal Code: Title 36; Section 943, as of January 26, 1998.
The mission of the corporation shall be:
a) to support the Armed Forces of the United States of America and its Veterans;
b) to advocate for America’s Armed Forces and those men and women who have served their country with honor;
c) to maintain allegiance to the United States;
d) to educate our members and others not to divulge military or other government information;
e) to assist and participate in ceremonies which honor, remember and support our military men and women and Veterans;
f) to honor those families whose children have died in service to our country;
g) to assist in the care of unsupported mothers who gave their children to the service of the Nation;
h) to foster true democracy;
i) to assist in Homeland Security;
j) to uphold the American principles of freedom, justice and equal rights and to defend the United States from all enemies, foreign and domestic.