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Apr 02, 2019, 11:24 ET USO Opens New Center on Camp Pendleton, Announces $1M Support from Pratt & Whitney for Future Expansion

On the heels of opening a new center on Camp Pendleton last week, the United Service Organizations (USO) announced today a new national partnership...


Mar 29, 2019, 14:23 ET General Paul J. Selva Joins USO for Final Senior Military Tour as Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

WHAT: USO Senior Military Tour led by Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Paul J. Selva WHO: J.D. Crouch II, USO CEO and President Craig ...


Mar 27, 2019, 14:03 ET USO Celebrates 100 Tours with Gary Sinise

WHAT: Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band are joining the USO at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek – Fort Story for a show benefiting service...


Feb 28, 2019, 18:28 ET The USO Reads Across the Globe and Celebrates One Year of the Bob Hope Legacy Reading Program

On the heels of Read Across America Day, The Bob & Dolores Hope Foundation and the USO are celebrating the first year of the Bob Hope Legacy Reading...


Dec 21, 2018, 12:00 ET Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the USO Embark on 18th Annual Holiday Tour to Show Service Members Appreciation and Support

WHAT: USO Holiday Tour led by 19th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joe Dunford WHO: USO CEO and President Dr. J.D. Crouch II Chairman...


Dec 10, 2018, 08:34 ET Schultz Family Foundation Expands USO Pathfinder Military Transition Mission

USO PathfinderSM, whose mission is to connect service members and their families to best-in-class support networks as they prepare for life after the ...


Nov 08, 2018, 12:52 ET USO and Lyft Announce $1 Million Milestone with Round Up & Donate Platform

Lyft, whose mission is to improve people's lives with the world's best transportation, and the USO are celebrating the tremendous feat of Lyft...


Nov 05, 2018, 13:00 ET USO Hosts First-Ever Salute to Military Spouses with Media Partner, POLITICO

WHAT: Join the USO for candid discussions on the hurdles and opportunities experienced by many military spouses and learn the insights revealed in...


Oct 16, 2018, 15:57 ET Two-Time Grammy nominees Disturbed to perform for Las Vegas service members during first-ever USO partnership

WHAT: Multi-platinum performing artists Disturbed will partner with the USO for the first time and visit Airmen at Creech and Nellis Air Force Bases. ...


Sep 13, 2018, 16:45 ET World's Biggest USO Tour Brings USO Mission To Life Through Worldwide Entertainment Experience

The United Service Organizations made history last night with the debut of its World's Biggest USO Tour – a first-of-its-kind entertainment tour with ...


Sep 10, 2018, 14:08 ET USO Partners with Kansas City Royals Greats to Visit Service Members Overseas

WHAT: The USO is partnering with former Royals stars George Brett, Mike Sweeney, Bret Saberhagen, Reggie Sanders and FOX Sports Kansas City (FSKC) to ...


Aug 28, 2018, 13:59 ET Florida Georgia Line to headline 'World's Biggest USO Tour' Live from The Anthem in D.C. September 12

WHAT The USO is bringing its iconic entertainment tours to the worldwide stage for a one-night-only event. From The Anthem concert stage in...


Jun 14, 2018, 09:00 ET MISSION BBQ Donates $914,504 to The USO

WHAT: MISSION BBQ co-founders; Bill Kraus and Steve Newton announced the donation of $914,504 to USO, Inc. The check was presented to Elaine Rogers,...


Jun 09, 2018, 02:36 ET USO #Flex4Forces Campaign Breaks GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title at 'Flex on the Mall'

Today, the USO joined forces with Flex Events HQ to break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for the Most people performing a bodybuilding pose...


Jun 07, 2018, 10:53 ET NBA, WNBA Legends join the USO to bring NBA Finals 2018 to service members overseas

WHAT: USO brings NBA and WNBA Legends to base in Southwest Asia as part of the NBA Cares Hoops for Troops program. Legends to coach service members...


May 11, 2018, 04:06 ET USO Launches The Salute to Military Spouses Campaign During USO-Metro's 36th Annual Awards Dinner

In honor of Military Spouse Appreciation Day, the USO is launching a six-month salute to military spouses. The Salute to Military Spouses campaign...


May 01, 2018, 10:50 ET The USO Invites America to be a Force Behind the Forces with #Flex4Forces and Celebrate National Military Appreciation Month

Today, the USO launches #Flex4Forces, a campaign that invites Americans to show their support for service members by flexing their biceps on social...


Apr 09, 2018, 01:48 ET USO and Activision to Bring 'Call of Duty: WWII' to Service Members Overseas

WHAT: USO Entertainment tour presents blockbuster title and its all-new DLC Pack, 'The War Machine' to service members WHEN: April 2018 WHERE:...


Mar 29, 2018, 03:40 ET USO-NFL tour to take place in Italy and Germany

NFL players and commentator visit service members overseas with USO as part of NFL's Salute to Service. WHEN: April 2018 WHERE: Italy and Germany...


Mar 06, 2018, 11:44 ET The A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation Donates $5 Million to USO Pathfinder(SM) Transition Program

Today, the A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation announced a $5 million, multi-year investment in the USO PathfinderSM transition services program,...


Dec 13, 2017, 17:21 ET Universal Pictures and the USO Create a Pitch Perfect Experience for More Than 200 Service Members at Pitch Perfect 3 World Premiere in Los Angeles

To celebrate last night's world premiere of Pitch Perfect 3, the USO partnered with Universal Pictures to host more than 200 service members at the...


Oct 23, 2017, 17:30 ET USO Announces $500 Million Fueling the Future Campaign, Celebrates Service Members and Volunteers of the Year at 2017 Force Behind the Forces Gala

USO supporters gathered at the Marriott Marquis in Washington on Oct. 19 as a Force Behind the ForcesSM to celebrate the actions of America's service ...


Sep 26, 2017, 13:12 ET Cast of NBC's "The Brave" Wrap Up First-Ever USO Tour to Kirtland Air Force Base, and Encourage Fans to Become a Force Behind the Forces

Just days after NBC "The Brave" stars Mike Vogel, Tate Ellington, Demetrius Grosse, Natacha Karam, Noah Mills, Sofia Pernas and Hadi Tabbal visited...


Sep 05, 2017, 12:00 ET Just in Time for Back-to-School Season, Sesame Street and the USO Hit the Road and Head Back Out On Two-Month European Tour

This fall, Elmo, Cookie Monster, Grover, Rosita, and other furry friends from Sesame Street will embark on a two-month USO tour to military...


Jul 26, 2017, 12:45 ET Bryan Cranston Wraps Up Day Two of His First-Ever USO Tour

New York Times best-selling author and award-winning actor, screenwriter, director and producer Bryan Cranston visits with more than 1,300 service...