Tom Cruise Brings Mission Impossible To Troops In Germany

Tom Cruise Brings Mission Impossible To Troops In Germany Dec 16, 2011

Tom Cruise and Paula Patton, currently on a world tour promoting “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol,” visited with wounded warriors at USO locations in Germany on Sunday. More
Steve Jobs And Jane Goodall Honored With Inspire Awards

Steve Jobs And Jane Goodall Honored With Inspire Awards Nov 18, 2011

AARP The Magazine has announced the recipients of its tenth annual Inspire Awards, featuring some famous faces. More
Irish Tenor Performs Tribute To US Armed Forces

Irish Tenor Performs Tribute To US Armed Forces Nov 4, 2011

On October 20, the Embassy of New Zealand in Washington DC hosted its second-annual musical tribute to America’s armed forces, featuring world-renowned tenor Anthony Kearns, hosted by the ONE Campaign. More
Jewel To Co-Host Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Veterans Day Special

Jewel To Co-Host Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Veterans Day Special Nov 3, 2011

ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition is teaming up with the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) to present a one-hour special: Extreme Makeover: Home Edition “Rise and Honor” A Veterans Day Special, featuring appearances by some huge celebrities. More
Colbie Caillat Visits Children's Hospital With MusiCares

Colbie Caillat Visits Children's Hospital With MusiCares Oct 18, 2011

MusiCares recently hosted a special event with Grammy winner Colbie Caillat for more than 40 children and their families at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt in Nashville. More
Irish Tenor To Perform At New Zealand Embassy For ONE Campaign

Irish Tenor To Perform At New Zealand Embassy For ONE Campaign Oct 18, 2011

The Embassy of New Zealand in Washington DC and the ONE Campaign will host “A Special Tribute to U.S. Military Members, Their Families and Their Legacies,” Thursday, October 20, 2011, from 6-8 p.m. Featuring a special performance by world-renowned tenor Anthony Kearns, the invitation-only ticketed Embassy gala will benefit the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF) and the USO of Metropolitan Washington. More
Celebrities Commemorate 9/11 Tenth Anniversary

Celebrities Commemorate 9/11 Tenth Anniversary Sep 9, 2011

This weekend marks ten years since the 9/11 terror attacks, and celebrities are joining the rest of the world in commemorating the anniversary. More
Arnold Palmer And Drew Carey To Be Honored At Charity Gala

Arnold Palmer And Drew Carey To Be Honored At Charity Gala Aug 29, 2011

Tony Martell, Founder and Chairman of the TJ Martell Foundation for Leukemia, Cancer and AIDS Research, is proud to announce the honorees for the 36th Annual Awards Gala, which will take place on Thursday, November 3rd at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square. More
Gary Sinise Foundation Announces New Strategic Director

Gary Sinise Foundation Announces New Strategic Director Aug 11, 2011

Retired U.S Navy Captain Kevin Wensing has joined The Gary Sinise Foundation as Strategic Director. Wensing, who served for 26 years in the U.S. Navy and then went on to work for the Deputy Secretary of Defense and the USO, will help develop the resources, relationships and partnerships needed to enable the foundation to better serve those who protect and defend our nation. More
Jon Stewart Visits US Troops In Afghanistan

Jon Stewart Visits US Troops In Afghanistan Aug 8, 2011

The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart recently joined illusionist David Blaine and basketball Hall of Famer Karl Malone in Afghanistan to visit US troops with the USO. More
Jon Stewart And David Blaine To Tour The Troops With USO

Jon Stewart And David Blaine To Tour The Troops With USO Jul 29, 2011

Admiral Mike Mullen will wrap up his four-year appointment as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff by leading a star-studded, eclectic group of celebrities on his final USO entertainment tour overseas this summer. More
William And Kate Create Care Packages For Military Children

William And Kate Create Care Packages For Military Children Jul 19, 2011

Their Royal Highnesses, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, better known to Royals watchers as William and Kate, took part in a care package stuffing event at the Sony Pictures Studios in Los Angeles during their trip to the US. In partnership with the USO and Blue Star Families, the Royal Couple helped to create 1,000 care packages for military children as part of their highly anticipated North American trip. More
Gary Sinise Launches New Charity

Gary Sinise Launches New Charity Jul 5, 2011

Gary Sinise has announced the official launch of the Gary Sinise Foundation. More
Saving Abel Plays For The Troops

Saving Abel Plays For The Troops Jul 5, 2011

Rockers Saving Abel kicked off their three-month summer tour with troops and their families stationed in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, where they visited and performed as part of a USO tour June 23-26. More
Gary Sinise To Play For The Troops On July 4

Gary Sinise To Play For The Troops On July 4 Jul 4, 2011

USO and troop favorite Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band will be spreading the “Old Glory” cheer at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state on July 4 and at Naval Base Kitsap in Bremerton, Wash., on July 5. More
Gary Sinise To Launch New Charity

Gary Sinise To Launch New Charity Jun 16, 2011

Award-winning actor Gary Sinise will launch the Gary Sinise Foundation on July 4th, 2011 to honor the Nation’s defenders, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need. More
Jillian Michaels To Host Celebrity Fitness Tour For USO

Jillian Michaels To Host Celebrity Fitness Tour For USO Jun 15, 2011

This spring, celebrity health and wellness expert and former “The Biggest Loser” co-trainer Jillian Michaels is bringing her larger-than-life personality and brand of conditioning to US service men and women serving abroad as part of a USO tour of the Middle East. More
Sesame Street Characters To Visit Guam And South Korea With The USO

Sesame Street Characters To Visit Guam And South Korea With The USO May 31, 2011

The characters from Sesame Street are set to visit Guam and South Korea next month as part of their special USO tour to help US military families deal with the challenges of deployment and homecomings. More
Colbie Caillat Performs At Warrior Games For Injured Soldiers

Colbie Caillat Performs At Warrior Games For Injured Soldiers May 24, 2011

Grammy-winning breakthrough artist Colbie Caillat recently performed an exclusive USO concert as part of the closing ceremonies of the 2011 Warrior Games presented by Deloitte. More
Gary Sinise To Announce New Charity Foundation

Gary Sinise To Announce New Charity Foundation May 19, 2011

Gary Sinise, who stars as Det. Mac Taylor in the CBS television series “CSI: New York,” will announce the formation of The Gary Sinise Foundation, a charity dedicated to raising funds for charities supporting the military in a National Press Club luncheon address on Thursday, June 30. More
Colbie Caillat To Play For USO

Colbie Caillat To Play For USO May 19, 2011

Colbie Caillat will hold her first ever concert for the USO this weekend, following the 2011 Warrior Games – a week-long competition hosted by the US Olympic Committee. More
Katy Perry And Paramore To Headline USO Celebrity Charity Concert

Katy Perry And Paramore To Headline USO Celebrity Charity Concert Nov 16, 2010

Two-time Emmy award winning actress and comedian, New York Times bestselling author and Grammy nominated performer Kathy Griffin will host VH1 Divas Salute The Troops from the Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Miramar in San Diego, CA. More
Paris Hilton To Launch Charity Initiative For US Troops

Paris Hilton To Launch Charity Initiative For US Troops May 25, 2010

Paris Hilton has been named as ambassador for a new initiative from the USO that aims to give a MP3 player to all US active service troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. More
Montgomery Gentry To Receive Charity Award

Montgomery Gentry To Receive Charity Award Apr 17, 2010

The Academy of Country Music has announced that Columbia Nashville duo Montgomery Gentry will be the 2010 recipient of the Academy of Country Music/The Home Depot Humanitarian Award, to be presented during the 45th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS. The show will be broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sun., April 18, 2010, at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network. More
Joan Jett's Greatest Green Hits

Joan Jett's Greatest Green Hits Mar 17, 2010

Joan Jett's new Greatest Hits album is to be 100% green. More
Stars To Come Out For The USO

Stars To Come Out For The USO Feb 15, 2010

The USO will be the beneficiary of a night of entertainment next weekend, when a host of stars come out to celebrate the organization. More
Stephen Colbert Broadcasts From Iraq

Stephen Colbert Broadcasts From Iraq Jun 9, 2009

Stephen Colbert is broadcasting “The Colbert Report” from Iraq this week to support an initiative with DonorsChoose.org, the online charity that connects individual donors nationwide to classrooms in need. More
Toby Keith To Visit Troops In Afghanistan

Toby Keith To Visit Troops In Afghanistan Apr 22, 2009

Country singer Toby Keith has pulled out of a new movie so he can visit U.S. troops posted in Afghanistan. More
Renee Zellweger Attends USO Awards Gala

Renee Zellweger Attends USO Awards Gala Mar 27, 2009

Actress Renee Zellweger was on hand at the annual USO of Metropolitan Washington's award dinner on Wednesday, March 25, to honor Al Franken for 10 years of service entertaining troops overseas. More
LTTS Exclusive: Hollywood Knights Slam-Dunk For Charity

LTTS Exclusive: Hollywood Knights Slam-Dunk For Charity Mar 17, 2009

Look To The Stars’ Delinda Lombado recently got the chance to talk to the CEO of Hollywood Knights International, whose celebrity basketball team is a leader in charity fundraising. More