Chris Ward

ICYMI: Last Week on ‘Chief Chat’

By Chris Ward / July 6, 2020 /

Chief Master Sgt. Luis Reyes, the Exchange’s senior enlisted advisor, is giving members of the military community the chance to connect with big celebrities and rising talent in real-time during his “Chief Chats” on Facebook Live every Tuesday and Thursday. In case you missed it, last week’s episodes featured: Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers,…

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Exchange Serves Up More Than 85,000 Grab-and-Go School Meals During Pandemic

By Chris Ward / June 29, 2020 /

With schools overseas transitioning into the summer break, the Exchange has wrapped up its highly successful grab-and-go school meal program, serving more than 85,000 meals.

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Army & Air Force Exchange Service Prepared to Weather the Storm this Hurricane Season

By Chris Ward / June 1, 2020 /

“The Exchange stands ready to provide a ray of sunshine in the wake of a natural disaster and bring a bit of comfort and normalcy to an otherwise dire situation.”

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COVID-19 Heroes: Alterations Stores Pivot to Making Face Coverings

By Chris Ward / May 18, 2020 /

Exchange alteration shops have found a creative way to help during the pandemic while adhering to physical distancing restrictions. About 40 alteration shops worldwide are making face coverings in response to the Department of Defense guidance requiring the use of them on installations.

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COVID-19 Heroes: MFE Supports Soldiers at Fort Benning

By Chris Ward / April 22, 2020 /

“This is an example of how the Exchange leans forward to support service members and their families, wherever they are serving.”

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Mobile Field Exchange at Fort Sam Houston Keeps Soldiers Mission-Ready

By Chris Ward / April 13, 2020 /

“We are providing a safe shopping environment and a morale boost and, as always, it’s an honor to serve those who serve.”

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COVID-19 Heroes: ‘People on the street were clapping and waving’ for MFE

By Chris Ward / April 9, 2020 /

“It made me feel proud that I was able to play a part in giving something back to those who are the real heroes.”

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Exchange Opens Mobile Field Exchange in New York City to Support Troops, Medical Personnel on the COVID-19 Front Lines

By Chris Ward / April 8, 2020 /

“Service members can come into the MFE to get a short break from a very trying environment.”

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Exchange Launches Curbside Pickup Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

By Chris Ward / April 2, 2020 /

“Curbside service lets Airmen and Soldiers get their essentials while maintaining social distance. It’s a win-win.”

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Exchange Grab-and-Go School Meals Nourish Spirits Throughout Military Communities During COVID-19

By Chris Ward / March 30, 2020 /

“The Exchange’s mission is essential, and the team continues to lean forward to support military communities overseas.”

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