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USO Wisconsin to Honor Heroes at Annual Gala

USO Wisconsin is getting set to honor some outstanding local members of the military at its annual “Heroes of Wisconsin Gala,” happening October 20th, 2018 at the Harley Davidson Museum. Josh Sova from USO Wisconsin and Senior Chief Petty Officer Michael Molnar of the Coast Guard joined Vince Vitrano to talk about the event. See video here.

Officer and Veteran Donates $10,000 to USO

A Milwaukee police officer and veteran was not only honored as an American-made hero but he made a $10,000 donation to USO Wisconsin thanks to Kentucky-based-bourbon company Evan Williams.

Brewers Military Appreciation Game

USO Military Appreciation Day 2 of 2 Games. Milwaukee Brewers vs July 4 3:10 pm OPEN TO: All Veterans, National Guard, Reserves, currently serving military and their families. (You can register for both games)

Girl Scout Troop donates cookies

Girl Scouts in Cadette Troop 4279 from Galesville-Ettrick-Trempealeau donated 12 cases (144 boxes) of Girl Scout Cookies to the USO. The Girl Scouts presented the cookies to a USO volunteer at the La Crosse Municipal Airport

USO Wisconsin supports service members training at Fort McCoy

Service members at Fort McCoy, Wis., for training visited a mobile USO Wisconsin station/truck Feb. 14, 2018, on South Post at the installation. USO Wisconsin Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

New USO truck will serve U.S. troops stationed in Wisconsin

There’s a new truck to serve U.S. troops station in Wisconsin. The USO Wisconsin Mobile Unit will provide wifi, protein snacks, cool drinks in the summer, hot chocolate in the winter, books, movies, toiletries, and more

Through radio-thon, donations, USO Wisconsin gets new truck

USO Wisconsin has a new truck for the troops. The truck serves the military at Fort McCoy, La Crosse Regional Airport and other areas around Wisconsin — providing snacks, toiletries

USO Wisconsin Operation Christmas

Over 500 people, including military families, friends and volunteers attended the annual USO Wisconsin Operation Christmas on Dec. 9. Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett was also in attendance.

Operation Christmas Bringing Holiday Cheer

The nonprofit organization assists active military personnel throughout the state, and this event provides assistance to military families during the holidays. “Operation Christmas allows 

Santa’s elves gather to prepare donated gifts

For the 11th year in a row, people in Milwaukee will help military families have a wonderful Christmas. City of Milwaukee elves were hard at work Sunday, December 3rd during the “Santa’s Workshop”

Donate toys for kids: Milwaukee kicks off 11th annual Holiday Drive to benefit USO Wisconsin

The City of Milwaukee kicked off on Monday, November 20th the 11th Annual Holiday Drive to benefit USO Wisconsin by collecting toys for local children of currently serving US Military. This year, collected items will allow military families to select gifts for each other leading up to USO Wisconsin’s Annual Operation Christmas. Donation bins will be located at the Mayor’s…