Joining Community Forces
Best Practice Highlight
For March 2014
Join the network of citizens across the nation
partnering with Joining Community Forces to improve
the well-being of Service members, Families, and Veterans
Announcing The New
Joining Community Forces Blog
Sharing Community Stories

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one community at a time.
Our primary goal is to develop and strengthen Family assistance and raise awareness of Military and civilian
support networks in your local community. This site will continue to grow and evolve as we accommodate
the changing needs of communities across America.
National Guard Announces
New Joining Community Forces Partnership
with Corporation for National & Community Service
Introducing Joining Community Forces Mobile Connect
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Joining Community Forces (BG Watson)
Brigadier General Marianne E. Watson, the Director of Manpower and Personnel, J1, at the National Guard Bureau, describes mission and goals of the Joining Community Forces initiative.

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Our Mission: Maximize the impact of civilian and military resources to Service members, Families, and veterans; in order to build resilience and foster a community network that is both sustainable and relevant.

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Whether you want to create a new Community Force, join one, or improve the Community Force in your state, you can find what you need to take action!

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