Upcoming Events

REMINDER: If you're planning to attend this year's Blue Jean Ball on Saturday, August 27 -
the deadline to purchase your tickets is Wednesday, August 13th!!

Blue Jean Ball


Concert in Powers Park

Rensselaer County has planned another event to help support our Blue Star Mothers chapter by collecting items for our Freedom Boxes for deployed military!
If you can, please attend the event and bring personal care items for the troops.


Wednesday, August 17 - Military Appreciation Day - Altamont Fair

Saturday, August 27 - Annual Blue Jean Ball - Zaloga Post

Saturday, September 17 - Gold Star Mothers Luncheon - Zaloga Post


You can now support our Blue Star Mothers of America Chapter via PayPal at


Donations now being accepted while you shop

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Freedom Boxes

Monetary donations to support Freedom Boxes can always be sent
Capital Region NY2 BSM, PO Box 243, Delmar, NY 12054.

To donate items to fill the boxes, please email, and we'll work out pick up/drop off arrangements.

The global pandemic may change how we do things - but it will not stop our mission!!


Freedom Boxes



Capital District NY2 Blue Star Mothers Events:

Capital Region NY2 Blue Star Mothers Golf Tournament

Golf Tournament

2022 Golf Tournament - Thanks to Town of Colonie Golf Course and Martel's

Leap of Kindness


2020 Leap of Kindness Day - Thanks to First New York FCU and Saratoga Chamber

9/11 Memorial Service


Colonie Central High School - Hill of Heroes

Click here to view pictures from our 5th Freedom Walk on September 11 at the Crossings in Colonie

Sam's Club Fundraiser

Sam's Club

Wreath Laying at Saratoga National Cemetery

Headstones with wreaths at Saratoga National Cemetery

Veteran's Day Parade

Blue Star Mothers marching in Veteran's Day Parade