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Oakleaf July Issue Now Online

Since 1971, the Foundation has awarded over $5.7 million in scholarships to 2,431 of our family members, including children and spouses.  Want to learn more about the most recent class of recipients?  Check out the July issue of The Oakleaf online to see the list of selectees.  And then go straight to and click on some of their one-minute videos describing how the scholarship made a difference for them.  Talk about making a difference...your generosity has made so much possible for these deserving Supply Corps family members.
Also included in this issue are profiles of RADM (Ret.) Ted Walker and Board member CAPT (Ret.) Tiffany Schad, more Memories and Sea Stories reported by RADM (Ret.) Dan McKinnon, tips on how to get more involved in the work of the Foundation, suggestions on staying connected as you PCS and much more.   
The July issue is available now at;  paper copies will follow in a few weeks. Want to help save on printing and postal costs? Opt Out of receiving the paper copy by logging in to your account and unchecking the Opt In box under the daytime phone number. Or notify the Foundation office by calling (706)354-4111, sending an email to or sending a note to 3651 Mars Hill Road, Suite 200B, Watkinsville, GA 30677.
Letters to the editor, story ideas and news items for The Oakleaf can be sent  Deadline for the November 2018 issue is September 15.
Your involvement is what makes all this possible.  Best wishes for a joyous Fourth of July and thank you again for your support.
RADM Linda Bird, SC, USN (Ret.)