Michael Hornburg, a retired blue collar that has devoted the last 10 years of his life fundraising for veterans and their families, was on a journey on the Camino de Santiago, in northern Spain, in memory of his beloved son, Corporal Nathan Hornburg, of the Kings Own Calgary Regiment, who was killed in action...
I am the Mom of A SoldierMilitary Mom advocating for military families while serving on Parliament HillMilitary spouse creates a military community on-line with virtual programmingCaregiver Fair designed to give military families childcareCalgary’s MFRC raising funds for a medical emergency involving a fallen soldier’s family
I am the mom of an infantry soldier. In the back of my mind, I knew from the moment my son sent in his application for the Forces that the life-changing day would come. I was told that the process might take up to...Read more
A passionate advocate for military members, veterans, and their families, military mom and Member of Parliament Sherry Romanado was recently appointed as parliamentary secretary to the Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence. In this new role, Romanado is working hard to ensure the voices of families are heard. “I’m working very closely with...Read more
As one of the pioneers of bringing virtual programming to military families, Margaret MacKenzie knows that it truly takes a village to develop great programming that makes a difference in the lives of families. “The village is taking the ball to bring quality information, resources, and workshop to all of our CAF, veteran and reservist families...Read more
Following an increasing concern amongst Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) dual service couples and other military families in the Petawawa area, the Petawawa Military Family Resource Centre (PMFRC) will be hosting a Childcare Fair on Feb. 11 to provide families with information on childcare options in the area. The Childcare Fair is the first of its kind...Read more