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2014-02-04 16:26:27

The USO Receives Launch Donation of $100,000 NAPA, Calif., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Great American Wine Company shipped out to wine aisles across the country this month and arrives with a spirit of commitment to American heroes. The trio of new wines, from the winemaking team at Rosenblum Cellars, launches with a generous annual contribution to military charities to support active troops and veterans. In 2014, the USO will be the primary recipient, and will receive...

2014-02-04 12:20:59

Announcement made on the 73rd Birthday of the USO ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, on the 73(rd) birthday of the USO, the USO of Metropolitan Washington announced it is adding Baltimore to its name to reflect its strong presence throughout Maryland, including the greater metropolitan Baltimore region. USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore's (USO-Metro) geographic service area includes Northern Virginia, Washington, D.C. and Maryland. USO-Metro is a 501(3)(c)...

2013-08-29 23:20:08

Also Just In: Sesame/USO Tips for Military Families with Kids Starting a New School. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Just in time for back-to-school, the USO and Sesame Street extend their World Tour from October 24 to November 18 and add Guam and Hawaii to their eight-country lineup in hopes of helping America’s military families. In addition to the expansion of the Sesame Street/USO Experience for Military Families – a free traveling show that focuses on the challenges that...

2013-08-09 23:02:25

Best-Selling Author Heidi Murkoff provided a touch of home to expectant military spouses and service women who are far away from their families and friends. Okinawa, Japan (PRWEB) August 09, 2013 For three days on the island of Okinawa at USO Kadena in Japan, there were no shortage of hugs as Heidi Murkoff, author of the world’s best-selling pregnancy and parenting series “What to Expect” hosted "Special Delivery" baby showers for military moms-to-be. Expectant mothers...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.