Our Mission: The USO lifts the spirits of America’s troops and their families.
Millions of times each year at hundreds of locations around the world, the USO lifts the spirits of America’s troops and their families. A nonprofit, congressionally chartered, private organization, the USO relies on the generosity of individuals, organizations and corporations to support its activities. The USO is not part of the U.S. government, but is recognized by the Department of Defense, Congress and President of the United States, who serves as Honorary Chairman of the USO.
Mission Statement and Core Values
Read the goal of the USO and the values that support it.
Interested in the USO past? Explore the USO historical time line.
Meet the people behind the scenes, leading the USO.
USO Congressional Caucus
Meet the members of Congress with a shared interest in supporting and improving the lives of the troops and their families.
Find an archive of current and past USO Annual Reports and Form 990s.
Contact the USO
Call or write the USO for more information about donating and other services.