Behind every mission, base and family there is a community that provides a home to our military. From small towns to cities, regions and entire states – defense communities take different forms, but their role is the same – providing a foundation for our national security and a home for our military families.

Representing every major defense community and state in the country, The Association of Defense Communities (ADC) is a 300+ member organization dedicated to advancing issues that build strong communities and strengthen the ability for service members to defend our nation.


ADC Selects New Board Members, Vice President
Association of Defense Communities members recently voted to select Diane Rath and Karen Holt as new board members, as well as elect Bob Ross to the...
CMSI Discusses Installation Management Amidst the Pandemic with Jordan Gillis
Recently the COVID-19 Military Support Initiative (CMSI) invited Hon. Jordan Gillis, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Sustainment, to partake in...
House Coronavirus Defense Industry Aid Falls Short of Expectations
The 2021 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) approved by the House Appropriations Committee on Wednesday would provide $758 million to assist...
Navy, Marines May Continue Pre-Training Quarantine into 2021
New Navy and Marine Corps recruits are still required to quarantine for two weeks before starting their training, and training commands have said...
DOD Lifts Some Travel Restrictions as COVID-19 Cases Rise
The number of COVID-19 cases within the military has doubled within the past month, but DOD is moving forward with plans to open travel at some...


“Final Flight”  Photo by Senior Airman Alexander Cook