The General Federation of Women’s Clubs has been there for the USO. Last May, the Statesville (N.C.) Women’s Club hosted the first ever USO Barbecue for the Troops. All told, the GFWC raised more than $20,000 in 2013 for the USO, helping our organization to do the following for America’s troops and families:
- Help fund phone calls home for troops deployed around the world
- Support activities at the state-of-the-art Warrior and Family Center at Fort Belvoir, Va.
Support the distribution of books and DVDs through the USO/United Through Reading Military Program
Support USO/Hire Heroes USA Transition Workshops where troops start the
The USO thanks the General Federation of Women’s Clubs for their support.
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Oct 18, 2016
Making the Terminal Come Alive: USO’s Unique Approach at Sigonella Gives Deploying Service Members a Much-Needed Escape
With little space for a traditional center – and weary military travelers often spreading throughout the terminal for hours while waiting for training flights or deployments – the USO spread its services throughout the terminal at NAS Sigonella.