South Bay - Blue Star Moms

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Aug. 2009: Photo Gallery of Our Annual Spaghetti Feed

On April 25, 2009, the South Bay Blue Star Moms hosted a Spaghetti Feed with over 500 guests. The dinner earned over $10K to support the troops! Drop by and have a look at the fun and food. » Visit the Gallery!

News Articles

July, 2009: Sunnyvale Sun

Check the link below and read the article written about the SBBSM by Tiffany Carney of the Sunnyvale Sun. This appeared in local city papers.
Have tissues nearby :-)

Priscilla Siersema stood at San Jose International Airport with nervous excitement on July 17 as she waited for the arrival of her son . . .» read more

Nov. 2007: Santa Clara Weekly
South Bay Blue Star Moms

The South Bay Blue Star Moms (SBBSM) came together again on Saturday, November 17 for another care packaging session. Approximately 320 boxes were packaged for the troops, and this particular event marked the first time that every individual soldier will receive a "special holiday box" from SBBSM's. These boxes will represent the holidays that won't be spent with their loved ones who are out on deployment. KBAY also brought by donations to help with a future packaging event. » read more

Jan. 2007: Channel 7 News
Iraqi-Americans Support Handover

South Bay Blue Star Moms listened carefully as President Bush addressed the nation. Linda Bayer says she understands her son Gerid -- a senior airman -- has a job to finish, but it's difficult. » read more

May 2006: The Gilroy Dispatch
Generous Gilroyans Help Out a Wounded Soldier & a Graduate of Gilroy High

A big thank you to community members of Gilroy donating more than $1,200 to help the family of U.S. Army Pfc. Danny Perry who is recuperating from wounds suffered when he was hit by a rocket-propelled grenade in Iraq in late February. Pfc. Danny Perry is a 2004 Gilroy High School graduate. He is currently at Walter Reed Hospital in Washington, D.C. but will be transferred to the VA Hospital in Palo Alto soon. » read more

Sept. 2004: Sunnyvale Sun
Moms' Support: The local chapter of Blue Star Moms

At the base of the Santa Cruz Mountains, Cupertino's Merriman Road seems to be far way from Iraq. Suburban and serene, Merriman Road is a long street fronted by a sign cautioning drivers to go slow when children are playing and lined with basketball hoops, trees and ranch-style homes. Even so, Merriman is closer to the war in Iraq than one might think. » read more


Videos on

Wall of Honor
March 2010: Wall of Honor
Sons and Daughters of the South Bay Blue Star Moms want to share their pictures with you. Click here to watch the movie on youtube.
Dec. 7, 2010 Governor Signs AB 1455
Governor Schwarzenegger Applauds Creation of the Gold Star Family License Plate. Click here to watch the movie on youtube.
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Be sure to check out other videos from Blue Star Moms around the USA!

General meetings are on the third Tuesday of every month at:

American Legion Post #564
2120 Walsh Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95051
7:00 - 9:00
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