Entries by Robyn Kehoe

This is National Men’s Health Week!

National Men’s Health Week is all about encouraging men and boys to be active, choose a healthy lifestyle, and get screened for health issues that commonly affect them. Check out the CDC’s site for more information. Meet Jim*. Jim suffers from heart disease and has made some lifestyle changes after a recent heart attack. He […]

You Can Double Your Donation in June!

Now is the time to take advantage our matching gift program with the Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (BCBS)! For every dollar our supporters donate in the month of June, BCBS will match their tax deductible gift dollar for dollar, doubling the gift to FEEA up to $25,000. Won’t you help us meet […]

Did you know FEEA has helped more than 10,000 students go to college?

Federal families know the importance for many careers of getting a college degree. On this National Higher Education Day, FEEA celebrates the more than 10,000 merit-based college scholarships we have awarded to help federal employees and their family members achieve their goals. Last year, we helped Sarah, a federal employee from Massachusetts, get a Masters […]

Help Feds Twice as Much in June!

We are excited to announce that the Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (BCBS) has generously provided $25,000 in matching gift funds to FEEA for use in June! This means for every dollar you donate, BCBS will match your tax deductible gift dollar for dollar, doubling your gift to FEEA. Won’t you help us […]

Do you know how Facebook has changed its algorithm?

You may have read in the press over the last several months that Facebook has updated its algorithm. This is the formula they use to decide what shows up in your Facebook feed. These changes have affected the way nonprofits use Facebook to share information about their programs and impact. In short, while our number […]

Check out our photos from the 2018 Public Service Walk/Run!

This year’s Public Service Charity Walk/Run was a huge success! FEEA raised over $60,000 for our scholarship, disaster relief, and hardship loan programs. Thank you so much to our over 500 sponsors, walkers, runners, and volunteers for making the event an amazing triumph. We also thank the virtual walkers and runners from 21 states who […]

Today Starts National Women’s Health Week

This is National Women’s Health Week (#NWHW). Healthy looks good at every age! You’re never too young or too old to take steps to be as healthy as possible. Find ideas to help you get started today Thanks to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Women’s Health: https://go.usa.gov/xQ4gQ. FEEA is the […]

This is Hurricane Preparedness Week

Did you know this this is Hurricane Preparedness Week? Check out the National Weather Service site: https://www.weather.gov/wrn/hurricane-preparedness for more information. Last year FEEA worked with close to 200 federal families that were victims of hurricanes. We encourage all of our federal employees and their families that live in hurricane zones to prepare early. Be sure […]

Thank You Public Servants!

This week we honor public servants who serve our nation as federal, state, county and local government employees all across the U.S. and those stationed overseas. The men and women working day in and day out to serve our nation often do so with little notice or fanfare. Thank you for your service! You make […]