Her work brings attention
to the unique needs and
sacrifices that the children
of our military personnel
endure for our country. As
Mrs. Dougherty said, “One
of my goals through the
whole process was to bring
awareness that our military
personnel are no longer
only attached to large
bases, especially as the
Guard and Reserve are
being activated. They are in
our communities, they are
our neighbors, and their
children take a different
path in life. I feel like I was
able to give them a voice.
We can never forget the
sacrifices they are
    Our goal is to provide free tutoring services for
military children in the Southern New Jersey area. 
    If you are interested in these services click here for
information and requirements.
The Military Child Education
Coalition (MCEC) is a world-
wide organization that
identifies the challenges that
face the highly mobile
military child, increases
awareness of these
challenges in military and
educational communities,
and initiates and implements
programs to meet the
Visit the MCEC
website and see a
great video about
MCEC’s Mission and Vision.
 Check us out in the November
issue of Family Circle Magazine.
                Click Here
Classroom Close-up visited us to videotape our Military Child Tutoring
Program while we were tutoring at Richard Stockton College of NJ.  Classroom
Close-up, NJ is a magazine program focusing on innovative education in New
Jersey's public schools. This 30-minute weekly series features the students,
teachers, and communities who create and participate in successful school
projects and events.
We were featured on
While they may not wear the uniform, military children experience additional challenges and
make sacrifices for our country and our freedom that few understand. They are brought up in
homes where pride for your country is more than a fleeting thought a few times a year.  If
you’re interested in these services for your child - Click Here for Information and Requirements. 
Thanks to the support of generous donors. We welcome all levels of donation.
Donate by Mail with a check and make it payable to: They Are Heroes Too
PO Box 2006,  Absecon, NJ 08201