Stories

Keep up on what’s new at the USO and read features that spotlight the great people and accomplishments of our organization.

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    USO of Indiana Birthday Celebration

    The USO of Indiana, along with USO, Inc., celebrated our 74th birthday in February of this year.  The 181st Intelligence Wing in Terre Haute helped us with a wonderful cake, and we served cupcakes in all our Centers to all our guests.  The month-long "Text to Donate" campaign, which ends on February 28th, was another way to help us celebrate by helping us support the troops and families in Indiana.  Many thanks to all who contributed!


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    Supporting Troops and Their Families in Indiana

    USO of Indiana volunteers, with generous support from the community, provided support during November and December to many service units, troops, and families.
    DATE: 2/4/2015

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    Text to Donate February 2015

    Celebrate our 74th birthday by texting Hoosier to 50555 to make a $10 donation to the USO of Indiana.  The USO of Indiana's mission is to lift the spirits of America's troops and their families.
    DATE: 2/4/2015

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    Thank you to USO volunteers

    The USO Indiana Board of Directors hosted the annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon in December 2014 to honor and thank all the volunteers for their dedication to our mission.


    DATE: 2/4/2015

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    Dedication of Susan Schneider Pavilion at Camp Atterbury

    The Susan Schneider Pavilion was dedicated at Camp Atterbury Center in August 2014 was made possible by generous donations from the Schneider family, the VFW Auxiliary, American Legion Auxiliary, the DAR, and the Margaret Cole Russell Foundation, as well as many other generous contributors and volunteers.
    DATE: 9/3/2014

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    Armed Forces Day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

    USO of Indiana partnered with Rolls Royce and CIBUS Catering to provide a special VIP day for troops from all branches of the service on Armed Forces Day at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
    DATE: 6/1/2014

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    Events Highlights for Spring 2014

    Springtime for the USO of Indiana means many community events, the return of Wednesday Night Game Night, and new volunteers. Check out our Facebook page for more photos and up-to-the-minute news about upcoming events!
    DATE: 6/1/2014

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    Five Star Gala USO of Indiana

    We are excited to announce that our first annual "Five Star Gala" fundraising event will be held on Friday, May 9, 2014, at the Marriott East in Indianapolis! All proceeds from the black tie event will help us continue our mission to provide a "home away from home" for the men and women of the armed forces, and their families.
    DATE: 2/28/2014

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    Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans

    USO volunteers from Fort Wayne provided information at the "Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans" celebration sponsored by chapter 698 of the Vietnam Veterans of America.  The 50th anniversary Homecoming event was held in October in Fort Wayne, "Home of the TinCaps."


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    Hamilton Town Center Holiday Celebration

    USO volunteers manned a "Messages from the Home Front" booth at the Hamilton Town Center Holiday Celebration in November.  Shoppers and visitors to Hamilton Town Center that day could record holiday greetings that will be sent to troops who are deployed overseas. 


    DATE: 11/18/2013

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