It’s finally here - the opportunity for Fort Hood to gather and show their support and strength as a community. The USO is proud to be a part of this day of healing, fun and entertainment. If you live in the Killeen, TX, area, then head on over to the base to take part in the excitement! This event is free and open to the public. For up to date event information including a schedule of events and transportation information, please see the Fort Hood Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation website.
Not anywhere near Texas? No problem! We’ve devised a number of ways for you to show your support of the Fort Hood Community:
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