Wildfires are devastating communities across California, causing more than 300,000 people to evacuate their homes and threatening many more. The Camp Fire in Northern California -- one of three blazing across the state -- is the most destructive in state history. We want to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you find access to shelter. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know the most effective ways to contribute.
The mission of the USO is to lift the spirits of troops and their families and that mission is accomplished on a daily basis thanks to the dedication and generosity of the American people. Whether it is a commitment of time from a volunteer or a cont... Read more
The mission of the USO is to lift the spirits of troops and their families and that mission is accomplished on a daily basis thanks to the dedication and generosity of the American people. Whether it is a commitment of time from a volunteer or a contribution of dollars from a donor, the USO turns this generosity into centers, programs and services that reach troops in the most remote corners of the globe.
Volunteers work in a variety of catagories and must be able to work independantly with guidence. We have 3 locations in Wisconsin currently. Opportunities for Days, Evenings, and weekends. All locations are handicapped accessible.
Our Airport center located on Concourse D at General Mitchell International Airport, assists traveling military and their families from 8 am - 8 pm daily. This location sees an adverage of 10-20 guests per day.
Our MEPS Canteen serves our New Recruits and their families. With 100 guests per day this center is busy. This location is open from 5:30 am - 3 pm Monday - Friday. Located at 11050 Liberty Drive in Milwaukee just off the freeway.
Our main office located in the War Memorial Building in downtown Milwaukee is the newest location and serves as the Main operation base for state wide activities. Volunteers do not work at this location directly.