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Jul 01, 2020, 08:02 ET USO Kicks Off 10th Annual T-Shirt Campaign, Virtual Fourth of July Concert Special

The Fourth of July is right around the corner, and the USO is going to celebrate in a big way as it kicks off the 10th anniversary of its T-shirt...


May 14, 2020, 16:14 ET USO Presents Graduate Together to Military High School Seniors, Families Overseas

On this upcoming Armed Forces Day, the USO will be partnering with The Entertainment Industry Foundation, The LeBron James Family Foundation, and XQ...


May 01, 2020, 06:21 ET Military Appreciation Month: USO Rallies Military Supporters to Honor Troops as They Combat COVID-19 and Defend Country

Today, the USO kicks off a dedicated, monthlong effort to express gratitude for our Armed Forces and their families. Military Appreciation Month is...


Apr 22, 2020, 15:17 ET USO Launches Military Virtual Programming to Keep Troops Entertained, Connected Worldwide During COVID-19

As the world combats COVID-19, the USO has quickly mobilized to transition from traditional USO tours to USO military virtual programming to provide...


Apr 08, 2020, 10:00 ET USO, SNHU Announce Multiyear Partnership Renewal to Provide Online Resources and Learning Opportunities for Military-Affiliated Learners

The United Service Organizations has renewed a multiyear partnership with Southern New Hampshire University to continue to provide educational...


Mar 12, 2020, 12:00 ET USO Temporarily Suspending Airport Locations Over Virus Concerns

USO plans to temporarily suspend operations at all USO Airport Centers in the United States by Friday, March 13, 2020 until further notice in order...


Dec 11, 2019, 08:00 ET #USOHolidays Brings Military Families Closer to Home this Holiday Season

As part of the USO Holidays campaign, the USO and Google Nest are helping military families stay connected to the things they hold most dear this...


Oct 13, 2019, 11:00 ET #USOHolidays Launches Globally, Asks Military Supporters to Help Nation's Heroes Who Sacrifice and Serve Far from Home This Holiday Season

The USO, whose mission is to strengthen service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country, launches its holiday campaign,...


Jul 22, 2019, 09:00 ET Giant Food Donates Over $1.1 Million to USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore

The USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore announces today the donation receipt of $1,128,336 from Giant Food, the leading greater Washington D.C....


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...