Each holiday season, USO-Metro has the privilege of delivering warmth and festivity to our troops and their families on behalf of the American people. This goodness is donated, packed and delivered with love and gratitude. It comes in the form of food to fill a table surrounded by family and friends, hand-picked gifts for tiny hands to open and spaces to help bridge the distance.
Turkeys for Troops
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Every Holiday Season, USO-Metro is honored to say “Thank you!” to local military families by providing holiday food baskets to junior enlisted service members! Please note, grocery store gift cards may also be distributed in lieu of baskets.
Thank you to our 2021 Turkeys for Troops Sponsors: Guidehouse, Leidos, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, WUSA9/Tegna Foundation
Trees for Heroes
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Each year, USO-Metro offers a special holiday event for active duty E1 through E6 military families! Trees for Heroes is a special day for military families to experience one of the timeless traditions of the holiday season at a local Christmas Tree Farm. In appreciation of your service, families can spend the day selecting a Christmas tree for their home, creating seasonal arts and crafts, snapping pictures with Santa, and enjoying holiday fellowship.
Thank you to our 2021 Trees for Heroes Sponsor: Amazon Web Services
Project USO Elf
Sign up for Project USO Elf here: https://airtable.com/shrkVPFU15i7qpPW2
Project USO Elf is a signature USO-Metro program through which companies, organizations, families, and the community-at-large register to “sponsor” our youngest patriots by selecting and providing gifts selected from the child’s custom wishlist! Register your child(ren) ages 1-15 to make their holiday wish lists come true! Children will receive age-appropriate gifts personally selected by their Wish List Donor.
It’s important that our 2021 Project USO Elf participants fill out the following forms correctly in order for our staff to effectively match each individual registering. Our registration lists will be divided by the number of children you are registering for. Please only fill out ONE of the following forms below. Once registration closes, ONLY selected participants will be emailed on November 2nd to notify that you’ve been accepted as a participant. Thank you for your interest in our Holiday Programs, and we look forward to working with our entire military community in the season of giving!
Thank you to our 2021 Project USO Elf Sponsors: BAE Systems, Dun & Bradstreet, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), LMI, SAIC.
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