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:


Calendar of Events

September 6, 2020

Old Town Festival of Speed & Style

The Old Town Festival of Speed & Style highlights the unique offerings of the Old Town community –​ history, architecture, great food, fabulous people, art, style, energy. All proceeds benefit USO Washington-Baltimore and ALIVE!


October 12-16, 2020

Stars and Stripes Benefit for the Troops

This exciting party for a cause brings together industry professionals, community leaders, USO supporters, and military heroes for a fun-filled evening of casino games, foodie-approved fare and unique silent auction items to benefit USO-Metro’s programs and services for our active duty military and their families.


October 23, 2020

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).


November 2, 2020

ITPA Golf Tournament

An annual golf outing benefiting USO-Metro is sponsored by the National Capital Chapter of the Independent Telecommunications Pioneer Association (ITPA).


November 2020 - Official Date Forthcoming

WUSA9 Turkeys for Troops Telethon

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


December 5-6, 2020

MetroCooking DC

The two-day culinary extravaganza provides a one-of-a-kind experience for all food and entertaining enthusiasts and benefits USO-Metro’s programs and services.


December 2020 - Official Date Forthcoming

Military Bowl

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


May 2021 - Official Date Forthcoming

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.


June 2021

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.


July 4, 2021

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!



Create a Fundraiser

Interested in creating your own fundraiser on behalf of USO-Metro? Contact our Corporate Development team to get started today!