Fundraising Events

It is only through the generous financial support of individuals and organizations in the local community that USO-Metro is able to fulfill its mission. Click on one of the annual events below to learn how you can support our mission:

Spring Events

Annual Awards Dinner

A patriotic, black tie affair attended by senior government and military leaders, members of Congress, as well as business and community leaders.

NDIA Swing for Freedom Golf Invitational

An annual golf outing benefiting USO-Metro is sponsored by The Washington, D.C. Chapter of the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA)

Summer Events

Giant National Capital Barbecue Battle

One of the largest food & music festivals in the country, featuring a “Battle of the Branches” Military Chef Cook-Off with proceeds benefiting USO-Metro.

PRR Firecracker 5k for the Troops

A patriotic race for all ages with booths and activities at the finish line to kick off Independence Day while supporting our troops!

Fall Events

Stars and Stripes

A networking fundraiser that brings together industry professionals, business and community leaders, USO supporters, and military heroes with local businesses and the government contracting community.

WUSA9 Turkeys for Troops Telethon

A volunteer-staffed telethon to raise funds and awareness for USO-Metro’s programs.

Winter Events

Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman

Annual college football bowl game that serves as premier regional event supporting USO and benefiting USO-Metro.