We are hosting the first annual Collective Voices Symposium next week on Tuesday, January 31. The purpose of this virtual event is to highlight all voices within our community in an environment where we can share our experiences and learn from one another.
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SFI Welcomes Two New Board Members
Today, Secure Families Initiative (SFI) celebrates three successful years of growth and advocacy since the nonprofit’s launch in 2020. In honor of the anniversary, SFI is pleased to announce the appointment of two members to the Board of Directors.
Congress Dropped the Ball on a Dangerous War Authorization
We are deeply disappointed to learn that the repeal of the Iraq War Authorization (2002 AUMF) was eliminated from the final version of this year’s National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
What Top Gun Says About the Iran Nuclear Deal: Streyder for Inkstick
Executive Director Sarah Streyder penned an Opinion piece for Inkstick Media linking the blockbuster movie of the summer, Top Gun: Maverick, and the need for the Iran Nuclear Deal. Like the movie, this piece is a must see.
Confirm Your Voter Registration Status
It is primary season! Make sure YOU are ready to cast your ballot in these important elections by confirming you registration status with our verification tool.
SFI is Hiring an Interim Executive Director
Secure Families Initiative is looking for a talented individual to lead our organization as an Interim Executive Director. Overall, we seek someone who can adopt the role of team leader and feel comfortable representing the organization to external partners.
SFI to Testify Before House Committee on Preventing Domestic Violent Extremism
Secure Families Initiative will testify during a House Committee on Veterans’ Affairsinvestigative hearing entitled: “Helping Veterans Thrive: The Importance of Peer Support In Preventing Domestic Violent Extremism.”
How to Support Ukraine and Ukrainian Refugees
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has been unsettling and disturbing to witness. While most of us are half a world away, there are small acts we can all take today to support the defense of Ukraine and its people.
SFI Statement On the Russian Invasion of Ukraine
Today we are heartbroken for the people of Ukraine, and all those suffering from Russia’s unnecessary and unprovoked war of aggression. We stand united with Ukraine and our NATO allies and strongly condemn Russia’s clear violation of international law.
SFI Statement on U.S. Deployments Near Ukraine
On Wednesday, February 2nd 2022, the United States ordered the deployment of 3,000 troops to NATO-allied countries Poland, Germany, and Romania in response to Russia’s increased aggression along their border with Ukraine.