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2013-07-01 23:21:48

Maryland Based IT Training Center Pledges Support to the Nation’s Military Forces this Fourth of July Columbia, MD (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 As the nation prepares to celebrate 237 years of freedom this Independence Day, Phoenix TS proudly announces their participation in the USO’s Proud Patriots Club. Freedom comes with a price and it is in honor of the men and women proudly serving in our armed forces that Phoenix TS has pledged this monthly donation. The management and IT training...

2013-05-22 23:01:49

Tour Celebrates Its Fifth Birthday at Eielson Air Force Base on May 29th Before Traveling to 42 Military Bases in Eight Countries Over Next Six Months ARLINGTON, VA (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 TWITTER: @the_USO & @SesameStreet are proud to kick-off their 5th Military Family Tour together, heading to 8 countries in the next 6 months! Today, the USO, Sesame Street, Cookie Monster and Members of Congress came together to show their heartfelt thanks to those who currently serve our nation and...

2013-05-20 23:05:00

Cookie Monster and Members of Congress to assemble 2,000 USO Care Packages for troops and announce re-deployment of military families tour. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 What:    USO Care Package Service Project Who:    Sloan Gibson, USO President and CEO Lynn Chwatsky, Vice President of Outreach Initiatives and Partners, Sesame Street Cookie Monster, Sesame Street Representatives from:...

2013-05-01 23:04:17

The firm donated a suite (30 tickets) to the United Service Organization of North Carolina (USO of NC) to distribute amongst current military members, veterans and their families. Durham, NC (PRWEB) May 01, 2013 “Thanks, James Scott Farrin, for remembering our fallen heroes.” Those were the words of Tammy Eakes, mother of Sgt. Lance Eakes who recently died while serving in the military oversees. She was responding to the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin donating the use of a...

2013-02-03 23:02:46

California Body Care aids in promoting the USO Benefit "For The Troops" at the Ronald Reagan Library in Simi Valley, California. The event features a buffet dinner, cocktail hour and big band music along with several celebrity guests. Simi Valley, CA (PRWEB) February 03, 2013 California Body Care is now supporting the USO Tribute Show at Ronald Reagan Library. This skin care products and skin care systems company makes a significant move in support of this military celebration. This is a...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.