Recognition Honors USO-Metroâ€™s Top Corporate Sponsors
Online PR News – 12-October-2012 – Arlington, VA – Arlington, VA â€“ October 11, 2012 â€“ The USO of Metropolitan Washington (USO-Metro) will honor its top corporate sponsors tonight, at the organizationâ€™s 9th Annual Stars and Stripes Night. These sponsors will be named to USO-Metroâ€™s 2012 Circle of the Stars, an elite award bestowed on the top-level corporate donors who provide generous funding to support USO-Metroâ€™s mission to lift the spirits of military service members and their families.
USO-Metroâ€™s 2012 Circle of Stars:
The Boeing Company
Booz Allen Hamilton
Navy Federal Credit Union
Southern Management Corporation
Dell â€śQuest Software is now a part of Dellâ€ť
Southwestern Wendy's Advertising Group
AT&T Government Solutions
BAE Systems, Inc.
Four Points by Sheraton BWI Airport
Health Net Federal Services
The Washington Examiner
White House Foods
These outstanding companies will be recognized at tonightâ€™s 9th Annual Stars and Stripes Night, an annual fundraiser that brings together USO-Metro supporters, members of the business community, wounded heroes from the area military hospitals, and local celebrities in an exciting Hollywood atmosphere. The focus, as with every USO-Metro event, will be on support for the service members and their families, and the broad spectrum of programs USO-Metro provides for the U.S. Armed Forces.
The Circle of Stars presentation will be the centerpiece of the night, highlighting the critical value of corporate supporters for USO-Metroâ€™s important work.
â€śWe are so honored and humbled that these top corporate sponsors are active and generous supporters of USO-Metro,â€ť said Elaine Rogers, President, USO-Metro. â€śDue to the generous and incredible support of these companies, we are able to provide a broad range of programs to service members and their families, including programs for children with deployed parents, support services for spouses and emergency housing programs.â€ť
USO-Metro is a private, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to â€śServing those who serve, and their familiesâ€ť in Washington D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia. It is through the generous financial support of individuals and organizations in the local community that USO-Metro is able to fulfill its mission. With the help of over 5,500 devoted volunteers, USO-Metro provides programs and services for active duty troops and their families at area military hospitals; through its Mobile USO program; at four USO Centers, four USO airport lounges and through Operation USO Care Package. For more information please visit www.usometro.org.