We’d like to say a huge “Thank You” to all of our donors who made our 4th of July t-shirt campaign such a fantastic success. We’ve received notes from around the country letting us know how you showed the Troops “I have your back” over the holiday. This letter really caught our attention and we’re proud to share one USO supporter’s experience.
How did you wear your USO t-shirt on Independence Day? Send us your letters and pictures - we’d love to share more!
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Mar 20, 2017
Deployed Service Members ‘Break Free from Reality’ at USO Bagram's Paint and Sip Program
Before 2016, the last time Army Sgt. Derek Peterson picked up a paint brush was in high school – which, he admits, was quite a few years ago. “I would like to be [considered an artist],” Peterson said. “But I hadn’t done any real art since [then].” So, when Peterson heard about the USO Southwest Asia’s two new art programs – Paint and Sip and Art on Tap -- during a recent deployment to Kandahar, Afghanistan, he knew it was the perfect opportunity to get back to his creative roots