9 February 2015

USO INFORMATION BLAST

 GREATER JAX USO

******* CFC# 97347 ******

THE MAYPORT USO WILL BE CLOSED FROM 8:00AM-2:00PM ON FEBRUARY 12TH AND WILL REOPEN TO THE PUBLIC FROM 3:00-9:00PM.

THE MAYPORT AND NAS JAX USO OFFICES WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 16TH IN OBSERVANCE OF PRESIDENTS’ DAY.

IN THIS ISSUE: Florida Forum Speaker Series, Orlando Magic, Mayport “No Dough Dinner”, Darkness to Light, NAS Jax “No Dough Dinner”, FRA #91 Daddy Daughter Dance, NAS Jacksonville USO Blood Drive, Harlem Globetrotters, 4th Annual USO Chili Cook Off, USO “Troops Championship” Golf Tournament, Birdies for Charity, RealSense.

FLORIDA FORUM SPEAKER SERIES- TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10TH

The NAS Jacksonville USO has complimentary tickets to the Times Union Center Moran Theater for the Tuesday night speaker series. The topics of national and cybersecurity will be discussed by NSA Director Gen. Keith Alexander, USA (Ret.) and  former FBI Director Robert Mueller, III. For more information, visit www.thefloridaforum.com.

ORLANDO MAGIC TICKET DRAWING- DEADLINE TO ENTER IS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 13TH AT NOON

The Greater Jacksonville Area USO is doing a drawing for a pair of Orlando Magic vs. New Orleans Pelicans tickets. The game is Friday, February 20th at 7:00PM at the Amway Center in Orlando. This drawing is open to ACTIVE DUTY families only and the deadline to enter is Friday, February 13th at noon. Entries must be submitted in the format listed below with the subject “Orlando Magic”

To enter, email the following information to drawing@usojax.com:

Name:

Rank:

Command:

Email Address:

Phone Number:

MAYPORT USO “NO DOUGH DINNER” – MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9TH

Monday, February 9th  from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the Mayport USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty Service Members and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve meatloaf, mashed potatoes, gravy, peas, and rolls. Thank you “Northrop Grumman” for sponsoring this dinner. 

DARKNESS to LIGHT- FREE TRAINING

The Northeast Florida D2L Stewards of Children Coalition’s purpose is to decrease childhood sexual abuse in Northeast Florida by building a preventative movement that overwhelms the size of the problem, empowering an unprecedented number of people with the skills and knowledge to protect children through completing the Darkness to Light (D2L) Stewards of Children child sexual abuse prevention training. For a limited time, the YMCA of Florida’s First Coast is able to offer the D2L Stewards of Children online child sex abuse prevention training FREE for our community. Visit www.firstcoastymca.org/programs/darkness-to-light/ to access the training. See attached flyer for more information.

NAS JAX “NO DOUGH” DINNER- WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 25TH

Wednesday, February 25th from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the NAS JAX USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty, National Guard, and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve chicken enchiladas, Spanish rice, salad, and dessert. Thank you “Mandarin/St. Johns Elks Lodge #2866” for sponsoring this dinner.

 

FRA #91 DADDY DAUGHTER DANCE- SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21ST

Enjoy an evening of dinner and dancing at the FRA #91 on Collins Road for their annual daddy daughter dance from 6:00-8:00PM. Proceeds benefit the USO. The price is $10 for dads and $5 for daughters. Space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, call Dana at (904) 264-2833.

NAS JACKSONVILLE USO BLOOD DRIVE- MONDAY, FEBRUARY 23RD

Stop by the NAS Jacksonville USO Monday, February 23rd from 10:00AM-2:00PM to help save lives by donating blood. For more information, call Bob Ross at (904) 778-2821.

HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS- FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 27TH

The Harlem Globetrotters are coming to the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena on Friday, February 27th at 7:00PM. See attached flyer for military discounts and more information. One dollar from every ticket sold using the attachment comes back to the Greater Jacksonville Area USO.

HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS TICKET DRAWING- DEADLINE TO ENTER IS WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 18TH

Want to see the Harlem Globetrotters game for free? Enter to win a four pack of tickets to the Harlem Globetrotters game on Friday, February 27th at 7:00PM at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. This drawing is open to ACTIVE Duty families only. To enter, email drawing@usojax.com with the subject “Harlem Globetrotters” and the following information:

Name:

Rank:

Command:

Email Address:

Phone Number:

CALLING ALL CHILI COOKS - SATURDAY, MARCH 14TH

Join us for the 4th annual Jax USO Chili Cook Off on March 15th from 10:00-5:00PM at the O3range Park Town Park. Visit jaxusochilicookoff.com for more information on rules and sign ups.

USO “TROOPS CHAMPIONSHIP” GOLF TOURNAMENT- FRIDAY, MARCH 20TH

The annual USO Golf Tournament will be held at NAS JAX Golf Club on Friday, March 20th, 2015 with a 10:00 shotgun start. Funds raised go directly to support the Greater Jacksonville Area USO and the troops and families we serve. We appreciate your support. MILITARY RECEIVES 50% OFF REGISTRATION. Register today as slots are limited and filling fast! See attachment for registration form.

BIRDIES FOR CHARITY

Support your GREATER JACKSONVILLE AREA USO and you could win $5,000 by participating in THEPLAYERSChampionship Birdies for Charity program!  VISIT http://bit.ly/playersbirdies FOR MORE INFORMATION.

 

REALSENSE- TAX ASSISTANCE

NAS JACKSONVILLE: Hours: Monday, Thursday, and Friday between 0900- 1400

Offices: Building 13, second floor, Rooms 205 and 206

Services: Federal and State tax returns. Priority is given to set appointments. Walk- in clients are welcome, but wait times may vary.

Contact number for appointments: (904) 515- 3481

MAYPORT:  Hours: Tuesday 4:00-8:00PM, Wednesday, 10:00AM-2:00PM, Thursday 4:00-8:00PM, Saturday 9:00AM-1:00PM WALK-INS ONLY ON SATURDAY.

Call (904) 390-3252 to schedule an appointment.

Location: Mayport USO

January 27th – April 15th

(Closed 3/16 – 3/21)

 MILITARY ONESOURCE TAX ASSISTANCE- SEE ATTACHED FLYER

Military OneSource offers free consultation and e-filings. See attached flyer for more information.

In addition to the numerous programs for our active duty personnel and family members, each USO Center (Mayport, NAS JAX, and JIA) offer:

<!Free Notary services (NAS and Mayport Centers ONLY).

  • Free Fax services
  • Free Copier services
  • Free Internet services

SIGN-UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERlquinn@usojax.com  SHARE WITH FRIENDS! If you would like to unsubscribe to this newsletter please send an email to lquinn@usojax.com with your first and last name and email address!

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Follow us on Twitter @USOJAX

CONTACT

INFORMATION

www.jaxuso.org

 

NAS JAX USO CENTER
P.O. Box 108, Bldg 1050

Jacksonville, FL 32212-0108
Lisabeth Quinn

lquinn@usojax.com

Volunteers Welcome

904-778-2821

Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

MAYPORT USO CENTER
2560 Mayport Road

Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

Pam Coates

pam@usojax.com

Volunteers Needed!

904-246-3481
Open Monday-Friday 9am-9pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

 

USO WELCOME CENTER
Jacksonville International Airport
Main Terminal, First Floor
Jacksonville, FL
Open 7 days a week from 7 am to 11 pm
Jim Bury – Director

jbury@usojax.com

904-305-4467(cell) or 904-741-6655

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

 

 

 

 

2 February 2015

USO INFORMATION BLAST

 GREATER JAX USO

******* CFC# 97347 ****** 

IN THIS ISSUE: Orlando Magic, Mayport “No Dough Dinner”, Darkness to Light, NAS Jax “No Dough Dinner”, FRA #91 Daddy Daughter Dance, Harlem Globetrotters, 4th Annual USO Chili Cook Off, USO “Troops Championship” Golf Tournament, Birdies for Charity, RealSense.

ORLANDO MAGIC TICKET DRAWING- DEADLINE TO ENTER IS WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 4TH AT NOON

The Greater Jacksonville Area USO is doing a drawing for a pair of Orlando Magic vs. Lakers tickets. The game is Friday, February 6 at 7:00M at the Amway Center in Orlando. This drawing is open to ACTIVE DUTY families only and the deadline to enter is Wednesday, February 4th at noon. Entries must be submitted in the format listed below.

To enter, email the following information to lquinn@usojax.com:

Name:

Rank:

Command:

Email Address:

Phone Number:

MAYPORT USO “NO DOUGH DINNER” – MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9TH

Monday, February 9th  from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the Mayport USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty Service Members and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve meatloaf, mashed potatoes, gravy, peas, and rolls. Thank you “Northrop Grumman” for sponsoring this dinner. 

DARKNESS to LIGHT- FREE TRAINING

The Northeast Florida D2L Stewards of Children Coalition’s purpose is to decrease childhood sexual abuse in Northeast Florida by building a preventative movement that overwhelms the size of the problem, empowering an unprecedented number of people with the skills and knowledge to protect children through completing the Darkness to Light (D2L) Stewards of Children child sexual abuse prevention training. For a limited time, the YMCA of Florida’s First Coast is able to offer the D2L Stewards of Children online child sex abuse prevention training FREE for our community. Visit www.firstcoastymca.org/programs/darkness-to-light/ to access the training. See attached flyer for more information.

NAS JAX “NO DOUGH” DINNER- WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 25TH

Wednesday, February 25th from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the NAS JAX USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty, National Guard, and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve chicken enchiladas, Spanish rice, salad, and dessert. Thank you “Orange Park Elks Lodge #2605” for sponsoring this dinner.

FRA #91 DADDY DAUGHTER DANCE- SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21ST

Enjoy an evening of dinner and dancing at the FRA #91 on Collins Road for their annual daddy daughter dance from 6:00-8:00PM. Proceeds benefit the USO. The price is $10 for dads and $5 for daughters. Space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, call Dana at (904) 264-2833.

HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS- FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 27TH

The Harlem Globetrotters are coming to the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena on Friday, February 27th at 7:00PM. See attached flyer for military discounts and more information. One dollar from every ticket sold using the attachment comes back to the Greater Jacksonville Area USO.

CALLING ALL CHILI COOKS - SATURDAY, MARCH 14TH

Join us for the 4th annual Jax USO Chili Cook Off on March 15th from 10:00-5:00PM at the O3range Park Town Park. Visit jaxusochilicookoff.com for more information on rules and sign ups.

USO “TROOPS CHAMPIONSHIP” GOLF TOURNAMENT- FRIDAY, MARCH 20TH

The annual USO Golf Tournament will be held at NAS JAX Golf Club on Friday, March 20th, 2015 with a 10:00 shotgun start. Funds raised go directly to support the Greater Jacksonville Area USO and the troops and families we serve. We appreciate your support. MILITARY RECEIVES 50% OFF REGISTRATION. Register today as slots are limited and filling fast! See attachment for registration form.

BIRDIES FOR CHARITY

Support your GREATER JACKSONVILLE AREA USO and you could win $5,000 by participating in THEPLAYERSChampionship Birdies for Charity program!  VISIT http://bit.ly/playersbirdies FOR MORE INFORMATION.

REALSENSE- TAX ASSISTANCE

NAS JACKSONVILLE: Hours: Monday, Thursday, and Friday between 0900- 1400

Offices: Building 13, second floor, Rooms 205 and 206

Services: Federal and State tax returns. Priority is given to set appointments. Walk- in clients are welcome, but wait times may vary.

Contact number for appointments: (904) 515- 3481

MAYPORT:  Hours: Tuesday 4:00-8:00PM, Wednesday, 10:00AM-2:00PM, Thursday 4:00-8:00PM, Saturday 9:00AM-1:00PM WALK-INS ONLY ON SATURDAY.

Call (904) 390-3252 to schedule an appointment.

Location: Mayport USO

January 27th – April 15th

(Closed 3/16 – 3/21)

MILITARY ONESOURCE TAX ASSISTANCE- SEE ATTACHED FLYER

Military OneSource offers free consultation and e-filings. See attached flyer for more information.

In addition to the numerous programs for our active duty personnel and family members, each USO Center (Mayport, NAS JAX, and JIA) offer:

<!Free Notary services (NAS and Mayport Centers ONLY).

  • Free Fax services
  • Free Copier services
  • Free Internet services

SIGN-UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERlquinn@usojax.com  SHARE WITH FRIENDS! If you would like to unsubscribe to this newsletter please send an email to lquinn@usojax.com with your first and last name and email address!

Join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/JaxUSO

Follow us on Twitter @USOJAX

CONTACT

INFORMATION

www.jaxuso.org

NAS JAX USO CENTER
P.O. Box 108, Bldg 1050

Jacksonville, FL 32212-0108
Lisabeth Quinn

lquinn@usojax.com

Volunteers Welcome

904-778-2821

Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

MAYPORT USO CENTER
2560 Mayport Road

Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

Pam Coates

pam@usojax.com

Volunteers Needed!

904-246-3481
Open Monday-Friday 9am-9pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

USO WELCOME CENTER
Jacksonville International Airport
Main Terminal, First Floor
Jacksonville, FL
Open 7 days a week from 7 am to 11 pm
Jim Bury – Director

jbury@usojax.com

904-305-4467(cell) or 904-741-6655

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

26 January 2015

USO INFORMATION BLAST

 GREATER JAX USO

******* CFC# 97347 ******

IN THIS ISSUE: Mayport “No Dough Dinner”, NAS Jax “No Dough Dinner”, American Legion Post 283 Blood Drive, FRA #91 Daddy Daughter Dance, 4th Annual USO Chili Cook Off, Sprint Unlimited and Lucas Oil Package, USO “Troops Championship” Golf Tournament, Birdies for Charity, RealSense.

MAYPORT USO “NO DOUGH DINNER” – TONIGHT

Monday, January 26th  from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the Mayport USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty Service Members and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve a nacho night. Thank you “Fletcher Interact Club” for sponsoring this dinner. 

NAS JAX “NO DOUGH” DINNER- WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28TH

Wednesday, January 28th from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the NAS JAX USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty, National Guard, and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve build your own pasta, garlic bread, salad, and dessert. Thank you “Mandarin/St.Johns Elks Lodge #2866” for sponsoring this dinner.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 283 BLOOD DRIVE- SATURDAY, JANUARY 31ST

American Legion Post 283 will be sponsoring a blood drive with The Blood Alliance on 31 January 2015 from 8:00-12:00 at American Legion Post 283 located at 9459 Fort Caroline Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32225. Come out donate and save a life.

FRA #91 DADDY DAUGHTER DANCE- SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21ST

Enjoy an evening of dinner and dancing at the FRA #91 on Collins Road for their annual daddy daughter dance from 6:00-8:00PM. Proceeds benefit the USO. The price is $10 for dads and $5 for daughters. Space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, call Dana at (904) 264-2833.

CALLING ALL CHILI COOKS - SATURDAY, MARCH 14TH

Join us for the 4th annual Jax USO Chili Cook Off on March 15th from 10:00-5:00PM at the Orange Park Town Park. Visit jaxusochilicookoff.com for more information on rules and sign ups.

SPRINT UNLIMITED AND LUCAS OIL 200 SUPERSTRETCH SUITE PACKAGE- SEE ATTACHMENT

The Daytona Beach Navy League I sselling Superstretch Suite tickets as a fundraiser to support their mission of supporting enlisted active duty personnel. Please see attached flyer

for more information.

USO “TROOPS CHAMPIONSHIP” GOLF TOURNAMENT- FRIDAY, MARCH 20TH

The annual USO Golf Tournament will be held at NAS JAX Golf Club on Friday, March 20th, 2015 with a 10:00 shotgun start. Funds raised go directly to support the Greater Jacksonville Area USO and the troops and families we serve. We appreciate your support. MILITARY RECEIVES 50% OFF REGISTRATION. Register today as slots are limited and filling fast! See attachment for registration form.

BIRDIES FOR CHARITY

Support your GREATER JACKSONVILLE AREA USO and you could win $5,000 by participating in THEPLAYERSChampionship Birdies for Charity program!  VISIT http://bit.ly/playersbirdies FOR MORE INFORMATION.

REALSENSE- TAX ASSISTANCE

NAS JACKSONVILLE: Hours: Monday, Thursday, and Friday between 0900- 1400

Offices: Building 13, second floor, Rooms 205 and 206

Services: Federal and State tax returns. Priority is given to set appointments. Walk- in clients are welcome, but wait times may vary.

Contact number for appointments: (904) 515- 3481

MAYPORT:  Hours: Tuesday 4:00-8:00PM, Wednesday, 10:00AM-2:00PM, Thursday 4:00-8:00PM, Saturday 9:00AM-1:00PM WALK-INS ONLY ON SATURDAY.

Call (904) 390-3252 to schedule an appointment.

Location: Mayport USO

January 27th – April 15th

(Closed 3/16 – 3/21)

In addition to the numerous programs for our active duty personnel and family members, each USO Center (Mayport, NAS JAX, and JIA) offer:

Free Notary services (NAS and Mayport Centers ONLY).

  • Free Fax services
  • Free Copier services
  • Free Internet services

SIGN-UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERlquinn@usojax.com  SHARE WITH FRIENDS! If you would like to unsubscribe to this newsletter please send an email to lquinn@usojax.com with your first and last name and email address!

Join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/JaxUSO

Follow us on Twitter @USOJAX

CONTACT

INFORMATION

www.jaxuso.org

NAS JAX USO CENTER
P.O. Box 108, Bldg 1050

Jacksonville, FL 32212-0108
Lisabeth Quinn

lquinn@usojax.com

Volunteers Welcome

904-778-2821

Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

MAYPORT USO CENTER
2560 Mayport Road

Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

Pam Coates

pam@usojax.com

Volunteers Needed!

904-246-3481
Open Monday-Friday 9am-9pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

USO WELCOME CENTER
Jacksonville International Airport
Main Terminal, First Floor
Jacksonville, FL
Open 7 days a week from 7 am to 11 pm
Jim Bury – Director

jbury@usojax.com

904-305-4467(cell) or 904-741-6655

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

 

 

20 January 2015

USO INFORMATION BLAST

 GREATER JAX USO

******* CFC# 97347 ******

IN THIS ISSUE: Mayport “No Dough Dinner”, VA Representative, NAS Jax “No Dough Dinner”, FRA #91 Daddy Daughter Dance, 4th Annual USO Chili Cook Off, Birdies for Charity.

MAYPORT USO “NO DOUGH DINNER”MONDAY, JANUARY 26TH

Monday, January 26th  from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the Mayport USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty Service Members and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve a nacho night. Thank you “Fletcher Interact Club” for sponsoring this dinner. 

VA REPRESENTATIVE AT MAYPORT- MAYPORT USO

Veterans Affairs Representative will be available for appointments at USO Mayport (2560 Mayport Road Atlantic Beach, FL 32233) on Thursday, January 22, 2015; 0930 – 1530 (By appointment only).

SCOPE: Provide service members, Veterans and their family members with VA Benefits information to include but not limited to:  Education, Disability Compensation, Dental Insurance Program, Pension, Health Care, Veterans Group Life Insurance, Burial Benefits, Veterans Mortgage Life Insurance, Vet Centers, Outpatient Clinics, E Benefits Website, Veteran Service Organization Information, and My Healthy E Vet Website.

PLEASE CALL OR EMAIL TO RESERVE AN APPOINTMENT

VA POC FOR USO MAYPORT:  Catherine Phillmon c.phillmon.ctr@calibresys.com or (571) 733-7840

If you would like to speak with a VA Benefits Advisor and are not available to meet on January 22, 2015 or prefer to meet in the Jacksonville area, call for an alternate date and location.

NAS JAX “NO DOUGH” DINNER- WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28TH

Wednesday, January 28th from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the NAS JAX USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty, National Guard, and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve build your own pasta, garlic bread, salad, and dessert. Thank you “Mandarin/St.Johns Elks Lodge #2866” for sponsoring this dinner.

FRA #91 DADDY DAUGHTER DANCE- SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21ST

Enjoy an evening of dinner and dancing at the FRA #91 on Collins Road for their annual daddy daughter dance from 6:00-8:00PM. Proceeds benefit the USO. The price is $10 for dads and $5 for daughters. Space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, call Dana at (904) 264-2833.

CALLING ALL CHILI COOKS - SATURDAY, MARCH 14TH

Join us for the 4th annual Jax USO Chili Cook Off on March 15th from 10:00-5:00PM at the Orange Park Town Park. Visit jaxusochilicookoff.com for more information on rules and sign ups.

SPRINT UNLIMITED AND LUCAS OIL 200 SUPERSTRETCH SUITE PACKAGE- SEE ATTACHMENT

The Daytona Beach Navy League I sselling Superstretch Suite tickets as a fundraiser to support their mission of supporting enlisted active duty personnel. Please see attached flyer for more information.

BIRDIES FOR CHARITY

Support your GREATER JACKSONVILLE AREA USO and you could win $5,000 by participating in THEPLAYERSChampionship Birdies for Charity program!  VISIT http://bit.ly/playersbirdies FOR MORE INFORMATION.

In addition to the numerous programs for our active duty personnel and family members, each USO Center (Mayport, NAS JAX, and JIA) offer:

<!Free Notary services (NAS and Mayport Centers ONLY).

  • Free Fax services
  • Free Copier services
  • Free Internet services

SIGN-UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERlquinn@usojax.com  SHARE WITH FRIENDS! If you would like to unsubscribe to this newsletter please send an email to lquinn@usojax.com with your first and last name and email address!

Join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/JaxUSO

Follow us on Twitter @USOJAX

CONTACT

INFORMATION

www.jaxuso.org

 

NAS JAX USO CENTER
P.O. Box 108, Bldg 1050

Jacksonville, FL 32212-0108
Lisabeth Quinn

lquinn@usojax.com

Volunteers Welcome

904-778-2821

Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

MAYPORT USO CENTER
2560 Mayport Road

Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

Pam Coates

pam@usojax.com

Volunteers Needed!

904-246-3481
Open Monday-Friday 9am-9pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

 

USO WELCOME CENTER
Jacksonville International Airport
Main Terminal, First Floor
Jacksonville, FL
Open 7 days a week from 7 am to 11 pm
Jim Bury – Director

jbury@usojax.com

904-305-4467(cell) or 904-741-6655

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

 

 

 

 

12 January 2015

USO INFORMATION BLAST

 GREATER JAX USO

******* CFC# 97347 ******

IN THIS ISSUE: Mayport “No Dough Dinner”, Circus Tickets, VA Representative, NAS Jax “No Dough Dinner”, 4th Annual USO Chili Cook Off, Birdies for Charity.

MAYPORT USO “NO DOUGH DINNER”MONDAY, JANUARY 12TH

Monday, January 12th  from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the Mayport USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty Service Members and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve baked shells, garlic bread, salad, and dessert. 

RINGLING BROS. CIRCUS- THURSDAY, JANUARY 15th

Looking for a fun family event Thursday, January 15th? The Mayport and NAS Jax USO offices will be selling tickets beginning TUESDAY, JANUARY 13TH  at 9:00AM to the Ringling Bros. Circus. Due to the limited number of tickets available, tickets are open to ACTIVE DUTY families only.

COST: $10

ON SALE: Tuesday, January 13th at 9:00 am

WHEN: Thursday, 15th  7:30

Open to Active Duty families only

VA REPRESENTATIVE AT MAYPORT- MAYPORT USO

Veterans Affairs Representative will be available for appointments at USO Mayport (2560 Mayport Road Atlantic Beach, FL 32233) on Thursday, January 22, 2015; 0930 – 1530 (By appointment only).

SCOPE: Provide service members, Veterans and their family members with VA Benefits information to include but not limited to:  Education, Disability Compensation, Dental Insurance Program, Pension, Health Care, Veterans Group Life Insurance, Burial Benefits, Veterans Mortgage Life Insurance, Vet Centers, Outpatient Clinics, E Benefits Website, Veteran Service Organization Information, and My Healthy E Vet Website.

PLEASE CALL OR EMAIL TO RESERVE AN APPOINTMENT

VA POC FOR USO MAYPORT:  Catherine Phillmon c.phillmon.ctr@calibresys.com or (571) 733-7840

If you would like to speak with a VA Benefits Advisor and are not available to meet on January 22, 2015 or prefer to meet in the Jacksonville area, call for an alternate date and location.

NAS JAX “NO DOUGH” DINNER- WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28TH

Wednesday, January 28th from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the NAS JAX USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty, National Guard, and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve build your own pasta, garlic bread, salad, and dessert. Thank you “Mandarin/St.Johns Elks Lodge #2866” for sponsoring this dinner.

 CALLING ALL CHILI COOKS - SATURDAY, MARCH 14TH

Join us for the 4th annual Jax USO Chili Cook Off on March 15th from 10:00-5:00PM at the Orange Park Town Park. Visit jaxusochilicookoff.com for more information on rules and sign ups.

SPRINT UNLIMITED AND LUCAS OIL 200 SUPERSTRETCH SUITE PACKAGE- SEE ATTACHMENT

The Daytona Beach Navy League I sselling Superstretch Suite tickets as a fundraiser to support their mission of supporting enlisted active duty personnel. Please see attached flyer for more information.

BIRDIES FOR CHARITY

Support your GREATER JACKSONVILLE AREA USO and you could win $5,000 by participating in THEPLAYERSChampionship Birdies for Charity program!  VISIT http://bit.ly/playersbirdies FOR MORE INFORMATION.

In addition to the numerous programs for our active duty personnel and family members, each USO Center (Mayport, NAS JAX, and JIA) offer:

              Free Notary services (NAS and Mayport Centers ONLY).

  • Free Fax services
  • Free Copier services
  • Free Internet services

SIGN-UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERlquinn@usojax.com  SHARE WITH FRIENDS! If you would like to unsubscribe to this newsletter please send an email to lquinn@usojax.com with your first and last name and email address!

Join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/JaxUSO

Follow us on Twitter @USOJAX

CONTACT

INFORMATION

www.jaxuso.org

NAS JAX USO CENTER
P.O. Box 108, Bldg 1050

Jacksonville, FL 32212-0108
Lisabeth Quinn

lquinn@usojax.com

Volunteers Welcome

904-778-2821

Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

MAYPORT USO CENTER
2560 Mayport Road

Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

Pam Coates

pam@usojax.com

Volunteers Needed!

904-246-3481
Open Monday-Friday 9am-9pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

USO WELCOME CENTER
Jacksonville International Airport
Main Terminal, First Floor
Jacksonville, FL
Open 7 days a week from 7 am to 11 pm
Jim Bury – Director

jbury@usojax.com

904-305-4467(cell) or 904-741-6655

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

 

 

 

 

5 January 2015

USO INFORMATION BLAST

 GREATER JAX USO

******* CFC# 97347 ******

 

 

IN THIS ISSUE: Mayport “No Dough Dinner”, MWR Shuttle Program, NAS Jax “No Dough Dinner”.

MAYPORT USO “NO DOUGH DINNER”MONDAY, JANUARY 12TH

Monday, January 12th  from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the Mayport USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty Service Members and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve baked shells, garlic bread, salad, and dessert. 

MWR SHUTTLE PROGRAM- DECEMBER- JANUARY 12TH

The MWR Liberty Program at NAS Jacksonville will be providing free shuttles to and from the airport for E1-E6 Single/Unaccompanied Active Duty Military. Please call (904) 542-1335 for more information.

FAQ:

 

1.  The shuttles are for E1-E6 Active Duty Military Only. 

2.  You  MUST come to the Liberty Center and register with them at least 24 hours in advance. 

3.  Shuttles are only going every 4 hours if people are signed up to go.  If sailors are not signed up for a specific shuttle, there will be no shuttle during that period. 

4.  For people arriving into JIA, that have not signed up with MWR, you will only be given a ride if there happens to be a shuttle at that time.  If you’ve never registered with them, they have no record of your arrival, and therefore will not be sending a shuttle to the airport. 

5.  Shuttles do not make house calls.  All shuttles depart from the barracks quarterdeck and arrive at the barracks quarterdeck

NAS JAX “NO DOUGH” DINNER- WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28TH

Wednesday, January 28th from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the NAS JAX USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty, National Guard, and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve build your own pasta, garlic bread, salad, and dessert. Thank you “Mandarin/St.Johns Elks Lodge #2866” for sponsoring this dinner.

 

In addition to the numerous programs for our active duty personnel and family members, each USO Center (Mayport, NAS JAX, and JIA) offer:

 

Free Notary services (NAS and Mayport Centers ONLY).

  • Free Fax services
  • Free Copier services
  • Free Internet services

SIGN-UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERlquinn@usojax.com  SHARE WITH FRIENDS! If you would like to unsubscribe to this newsletter please send an email to lquinn@usojax.com with your first and last name and email address!

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NAS JAX USO CENTER
P.O. Box 108, Bldg 1050

Jacksonville, FL 32212-0108
Lisabeth Quinn

lquinn@usojax.com

Volunteers Welcome

904-778-2821

Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

MAYPORT USO CENTER
2560 Mayport Road

Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

Pam Coates

pam@usojax.com

Volunteers Needed!

904-246-3481
Open Monday-Friday 9am-9pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

 

USO WELCOME CENTER
Jacksonville International Airport
Main Terminal, First Floor
Jacksonville, FL
Open 7 days a week from 7 am to 11 pm
Jim Bury – Director

jbury@usojax.com

904-305-4467(cell) or 904-741-6655

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

 

 

 

 

29 December 2014

USO INFORMATION BLAST

 

 GREATER JAX USO

******* CFC# 97347 ******

 

THE MAYPORT AND NAS JAX OFFICES WILL CLOSE AT 1:00PM ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31ST AND WILL NOT REOPEN UNTIL MONDAY, JANUARY 5TH.

 

THE USO WELCOME CENTER AT JIA WILL BE OPEN

7:00AM-11:00PM EVERYDAY.

 

IN THIS ISSUE: Mayport “No Dough Dinner”, MWR Shuttle Program, NAS Jax “No Dough Dinner”,  Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort.

MAYPORT USO “NO DOUGH DINNER”MONDAY, JANUARY 12TH

Monday, January 12th  from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the Mayport USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty Service Members and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve baked shells, garlic bread, salad, and dessert. 

MWR SHUTTLE PROGRAM- DECEMBER- JANUARY 12TH

The MWR Liberty Program at NAS Jacksonville will be providing free shuttles to and from the airport for E1-E6 Single/Unaccompanied Active Duty Military. Please see attached flyer for more information.

FAQ:

1.  The shuttles are for E1-E6 Active Duty Military Only. 

2.  You  MUST come to the Liberty Center and register with them at least 24 hours in advance. 

3.  Shuttles are only going every 4 hours if people are signed up to go.  If sailors are not signed up for a specific shuttle, there will be no shuttle during that period. 

4.  For people arriving into JIA, that have not signed up with MWR, you will only be given a ride if there happens to be a shuttle at that time.  If you’ve never registered with them, they have no record of your arrival, and therefore will not be sending a shuttle to the airport. 

5.  Shuttles do not make house calls.  All shuttles depart from the barracks quarterdeck and arrive at the barracks quarterdeck

NAS JAX “NO DOUGH” DINNER- WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28TH

Wednesday, January 28th from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the NAS JAX USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty, National Guard, and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve build your own pasta, garlic bread, salad, and dessert. Thank you “Mandarin/St.Johns Elks Lodge #2866” for sponsoring this dinner.

HILTON DAYTONA BEACH OCEANFRONT RESORT- ONGOING

In appreciation of your service, the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort would like to offer a 50% discount to Active Duty, Reservists, Retirees, law enforcement, and firefighters For more information, visit  http://www.daytonahilton.com/daytonasalute.html ..

 

In addition to the numerous programs for our active duty personnel and family members, each USO Center (Mayport, NAS JAX, and JIA) offer:

 

<![if !supportLists]>·         <![endif]>Free Notary services (NAS and Mayport Centers ONLY).

  • Free Fax services
  • Free Copier services
  • Free Internet services

SIGN-UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERlquinn@usojax.com  SHARE WITH FRIENDS! If you would like to unsubscribe to this newsletter please send an email to lquinn@usojax.com with your first and last name and email address!

Join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/JaxUSO

Follow us on Twitter @USOJAX

CONTACT

INFORMATION

www.jaxuso.org

 

NAS JAX USO CENTER
P.O. Box 108, Bldg 1050

Jacksonville, FL 32212-0108
Lisabeth Quinn

lquinn@usojax.com

Volunteers Welcome

904-778-2821

Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

MAYPORT USO CENTER
2560 Mayport Road

Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

Pam Coates

pam@usojax.com

Volunteers Needed!

904-246-3481
Open Monday-Friday 9am-9pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

 

USO WELCOME CENTER
Jacksonville International Airport
Main Terminal, First Floor
Jacksonville, FL
Open 7 days a week from 7 am to 11 pm
Jim Bury – Director

jbury@usojax.com

904-305-4467(cell) or 904-741-6655

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

 

 

 

 

15 December 2014

 

 

USO INFORMATION BLAST

 

 GREATER JAX USO

******* CFC# 97347 ******

 

JAGUARS VS. TITANS TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW.

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THE MAYPORT AND NAS JAX USO OFFICES WILL CLOSE AT 1:00PM ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 24TH AND WILL REOPEN MONDAY, DECEMBER 29TH.

BOTH CENTERS WILL ALSO CLOSE AT 1:00PM ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31ST AND WILL NOT REOPEN UNTIL MONDAY, JANUARY 5TH.

 

THE USO WELCOME CENTER WILL BE OPEN 7:00AM-11:00PM EVERYDAY.

 

 

IN THIS ISSUE: MWR Shuttle Program, NAS Jax “No Dough Dinner”, Mayport USO Blood Drive, Jacksonville Jaguars, Holiday Food Drive, JC Penney Round Up.

 

 

MWR SHUTTLE PROGRAM- DECEMBER

The MWR Liberty Program at NAS Jacksonville will be providing free shuttles to and from the airport for E1-E6 Single/Unaccompanied Active Duty Military. Please see attached flyer for more information.

FAQ:

1.  The shuttles are for E1-E6 Active Duty Military Only. 

2.  You  MUST come to the Liberty Center and register with them at least 24 hours in advance. 

3.  Shuttles are only going every 4 hours if people are signed up to go.  If sailors are not signed up for a specific shuttle, there will be no shuttle during that period. 

4.  For people arriving into JIA, that have not signed up with MWR, you will only be given a ride if there happens to be a shuttle at that time.  If you’ve never registered with them, they have no record of your arrival, and therefore will not be sending a shuttle to the airport. 

5.  Shuttles do not make house calls.  All shuttles depart from the barracks quarterdeck and arrive at the barracks quarterdeck

 

 

NAS JAX “NO DOUGH” DINNER- NO DINNER IN DECEMBER

There will be no “No Dough” Dinner at NAS Jax in the month of December. Join us again January 28th for the next “No Dough” dinner.

 

HUMP DAY HOTDOGS- CANCELLED

                                                                                         

MAYPORT USO BLOOD DRIVE- WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 17TH

The USO is hosting a blood drive with THE BLOOD ALLIANCE on Wed. Dec. 17, 10:00AM – 2:00PM.  Every donation will receive a Free t-shirt. To schedule an appointment, please click on the link: https://www.thebloodalliancedonor.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/69150   Appointments are appreciated but not required.

 

 

VETERANS AFFAIRS REPRESENTATIVE AVAILABLE FOR APPOINTMENTS AT MAYPORT- THURSDAY, DECEMBER 18TH

A Veterans Affairs Representative will be available for appointments at the MAYPORT USO on Thursday, December 18th from 9:30-4:30PM by appointment only. For more information or to schedule an appointment, see attached.

 

2014 JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS

Date of Game                 Opponent                      Time         Date Tix  Sale Begins   

Dec. 18th                           Tennessee Titans                8:25PM          ON SALE NOW

 

 

JAGUARS TICKET GUIDELINES

1. Jaguar Ticket sales will begin at NOON at the MAYPORT, NAS JAX USO Centers and at SUBASE Kings Bay Off-Crew Building and Kings Bay Branch Medical Center per the above schedule:

NOTE:    Price is $20.00 per ticket (cash only) this year – ACTIVE DUTY, NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVISTS, RETIREES, VETERANS WITH ID, AND DEPENDENTS ARE ELIGIBLE TO PURCHASE TICKETS TO THE REGULAR SEASON GAMES. EACH TICKET PURCHASED COMES WITH A MEAL VOUCHER. 

2.  For deployable commands, a request for a “block of game day tickets” may be requested by CO/XO/CMC only to the Executive Director.  These blocks may be approved for commands either deploying or returning during the season.  Requests, with justification, must be sent to Mike O’Brien, Executive Director at mobrien@usojax.com

3.  If anyone is caught purchasing excess tickets or reselling tickets he/she will be prohibited from buying any more tickets for the entire season.

4.  THANK YOU for your support and we appreciate everyone’s honesty/integrity to ensure only authorized personnel purchase these tickets which ensures everyone has an equal opportunity to enjoy the NFL Experience.  A special Thanks to the Jacksonville Jaguars for their continued and exceptional support of our military and their families.

5. No over the phone transactions, tickets are first come, first served.

 

HOLIDAY FOOD DRIVE

The Mayport and NAS Jax USO offices are collecting donations of food items and gift cards for our annual holiday food basket program. Donations can be dropped off at either center during normal business hours. For more information on the program and ways you can help, please contact the Mayport office at (904) 246-3481 or the NAS Jax office at (904) 778-2821.

 

JC PENNEY ROUND UP- DECEMBER

Throughout December, you can help JCPenney support military families. Head to your local JCPenney  or www.jcpenney.com and round up your purchase to the nearest dollar!

 

 

In addition to the numerous programs for our active duty personnel and family members, each USO Center (Mayport, NAS JAX, and JIA) offer:

 Free Notary services (NAS and Mayport Centers ONLY).

  • Free Fax services
  • Free Copier services
  • Free Internet services

SIGN-UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERlquinn@usojax.com  SHARE WITH FRIENDS! If you would like to unsubscribe to this newsletter please send an email to lquinn@usojax.com with your first and last name and email address!

Join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/JaxUSO

Follow us on Twitter @USOJAX

CONTACT

INFORMATION

www.jaxuso.org

 

NAS JAX USO CENTER
P.O. Box 108, Bldg 1050

Jacksonville, FL 32212-0108
Lisabeth Quinn

lquinn@usojax.com

Volunteers Welcome

904-778-2821

Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

MAYPORT USO CENTER
2560 Mayport Road

Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

Pam Coates

pam@usojax.com

Volunteers Needed!

904-246-3481
Open Monday-Friday 9am-9pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

 

USO WELCOME CENTER
Jacksonville International Airport
Main Terminal, First Floor
Jacksonville, FL
Open 7 days a week from 7 am to 11 pm
Jim Bury – Director

jbury@usojax.com

904-305-4467(cell) or 904-741-6655

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

 

 

 

 

8 December 2014

 

USO INFORMATION BLAST

 

 GREATER JAX USO

******* CFC# 97347 ******

JAGUARS VS. TITANS TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW.

 

IN ORDER TO ENABLE US TO DO MORE FOR OUR TROOPS AND THEIR FAMILIES,PLEASE CONSIDER SUPPORTING YOUR GREATER JACKSONVILLE AREA USO THROUGH THE CFC CAMPAIGN: CFC #97347

 

 

IN THIS ISSUE: Mayport “No Dough Dinner”, NOSA Holiday Bazaar, NAS Jax “No Dough Dinner”, Hump Day Hotdogs, Jacksonville Jaguars, Holiday Food Drive, JC Penney Round Up, Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort.

 

MAYPORT USO “NO DOUGH DINNER”MONDAY, DECEMBER 8TH

Monday, December 8th  from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the Mayport USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty Service Members and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve chili, rice or macaroni, corn bread, and dessert. THANK YOU TO THE NAVY LEAGUE FOR SPONSORING THIS “NO DOUGH DINNER”AND BURGER KING FOR BEING THE TITLE SPONSOR OF OUR “NO DOUGH DINNER” PROGRAM.

 

NOSA HOLIDAY BAZAAR- SATURDAY, DECEMBER 13TH

Join us for some holiday shopping, food, and fun on Saturday, December 13th from 9:00AM-2:00PM at the Mayport USO for the NOSA Holiday Bazaar. There will be local artisans as well as vendors. NOSA will be providing free holiday pictures for the whole family so com dressed in your best. For vendor registration, please contact Cheri O’Bryant at cheri.obryant@gmail.com.

 

NAS JAX “NO DOUGH” DINNER- NO DINNER IN DECEMBER

There will be no “No Dough” Dinner at NAS Jax in the month of December. Join us again January 28th for the next “No Dough” dinner.

 

HUMP DAY HOTDOGS- WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 17TH

Stop by the NAS Jax and Mayport USO offices on Wednesday, December 17th for your free “hump day hotdogs” sponsored by Grand Canyon University. See attached flyer for more information.

 

VETERANS AFFAIRS REPRESENTATIVE AVAILABLE FOR APPOINTMENTS AT MAYPORT- THURSDAY, DECEMBER 18TH

A Veterans Affairs Representative will be available for appointments at the MAYPORT USO on Thursday, December 18th from 9:30-4:30PM by appointment only. For more information or to schedule an appointment, see attached.

 

2014 JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS

Date of Game                 Opponent                      Time         Date Tix  Sale Begins   

Dec. 18th                           Tennessee Titans                8:25PM          ON SALE NOW

 

***Note:  City of Jax Military Appreciation Game.

 

JAGUARS TICKET GUIDELINES

1. Jaguar Ticket sales will begin at NOON at the MAYPORT, NAS JAX USO Centers and at SUBASE Kings Bay Off-Crew Building and Kings Bay Branch Medical Center per the above schedule:

NOTE:    Price is $20.00 per ticket (cash only) this year – ACTIVE DUTY, NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVISTS, RETIREES, VETERANS WITH ID, AND DEPENDENTS ARE ELIGIBLE TO PURCHASE TICKETS TO THE REGULAR SEASON GAMES. EACH TICKET PURCHASED COMES WITH A MEAL VOUCHER. 

2.  For deployable commands, a request for a “block of game day tickets” may be requested by CO/XO/CMC only to the Executive Director.  These blocks may be approved for commands either deploying or returning during the season.  Requests, with justification, must be sent to Mike O’Brien, Executive Director at mobrien@usojax.com

3.  If anyone is caught purchasing excess tickets or reselling tickets he/she will be prohibited from buying any more tickets for the entire season.

4.  THANK YOU for your support and we appreciate everyone’s honesty/integrity to ensure only authorized personnel purchase these tickets which ensures everyone has an equal opportunity to enjoy the NFL Experience.  A special Thanks to the Jacksonville Jaguars for their continued and exceptional support of our military and their families.

5. No over the phone transactions, tickets are first come, first served.

 

HOLIDAY FOOD DRIVE

The Mayport and NAS Jax USO offices are collecting donations of food items and gift cards for our annual holiday food basket program. Donations can be dropped off at either center during normal business hours. For more information on the program and ways you can help, please contact the Mayport office at (904) 246-3481 or the NAS Jax office at (904) 778-2821.

 

JC PENNEY ROUND UP- DECEMBER

Throughout December, you can help JCPenney support military families. Head to your local JCPenney  or www.jcpenney.com and round up your purchase to the nearest dollar!

 

HILTON DAYTONA BEACH OCEANFRONT RESORT- ONGOING

In appreciation of your service, the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort would like to offer a 50% discount to Active Duty, Reservists, Retirees, law enforcement, and firefighters For more information, visit  http://www.daytonahilton.com/daytonasalute.html ..

 

 

In addition to the numerous programs for our active duty personnel and family members, each USO Center (Mayport, NAS JAX, and JIA) offer:

 

Free Notary services (NAS and Mayport Centers ONLY).

  • Free Fax services
  • Free Copier services
  • Free Internet services

SIGN-UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERlquinn@usojax.com  SHARE WITH FRIENDS! If you would like to unsubscribe to this newsletter please send an email to lquinn@usojax.com with your first and last name and email address!

Join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/JaxUSO

Follow us on Twitter @USOJAX

CONTACT

INFORMATION

www.jaxuso.org

 

NAS JAX USO CENTER
P.O. Box 108, Bldg 1050

Jacksonville, FL 32212-0108
Lisabeth Quinn

lquinn@usojax.com

Volunteers Welcome

904-778-2821

Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

MAYPORT USO CENTER
2560 Mayport Road

Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

Pam Coates

pam@usojax.com

Volunteers Needed!

904-246-3481
Open Monday-Friday 9am-9pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

 

USO WELCOME CENTER
Jacksonville International Airport
Main Terminal, First Floor
Jacksonville, FL
Open 7 days a week from 7 am to 11 pm
Jim Bury – Director

jbury@usojax.com

904-305-4467(cell) or 904-741-6655

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

 

 

 

 

1 December 2014

 

USO INFORMATION BLAST

 

 GREATER JAX USO

******* CFC# 97347 ******

 

TICKETS TO THE JAGUARS VS TITANS GAME ON THURSDAY, DECEMBER 18TH WILL GO ON SALE TODAY AT NOON AT THE MAYPORT AND NAS JAX USO OFFICES AND FROM 12:00-1:00PM AT THE KINGS BAY OFF CREW BUILDING. TICKETS ARE $20 EACH/CASH ONLY. TICKETS ARE OPEN TO ACTIVE DUTY, NATIONAL GUARD, RESERVISTS, RETIREES, VETERANS WITH ID, AND DEPENDENTS.

 

IN ORDER TO ENABLE US TO DO MORE FOR OUR TROOPS AND THEIR FAMILIES,PLEASE CONSIDER SUPPORTING YOUR GREATER JACKSONVILLE AREA USO THROUGH THE CFC CAMPAIGN: CFC #97347

 

 

 

IN THIS ISSUE: Mayport “No Dough Dinner”, NAS Jax “No Dough Dinner”, Hump Day Hotdogs, Jacksonville Jaguars, Holiday Food Drive, PAL Day.

 

MAYPORT USO “NO DOUGH DINNER”MONDAY, DECEMBER 8TH

Monday, December 8th  from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the Mayport USO Center will host a “No Dough Dinner”. This is free for Active Duty Service Members and their immediate families. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve chili, rice or macaroni, corn bread, and dessert. THANK YOU TO THE NAVY LEAGUE FOR SPONSORING THIS “NO DOUGH DINNER”AND BURGER KING FOR BEING THE TITLE SPONSOR OF OUR “NO DOUGH DINNER” PROGRAM.

 

NAS JAX “NO DOUGH” DINNER- NO DINNER IN DECEMBER

There will be no “No Dough” Dinner at NAS Jax in the month of December. Join us again January 28th for the next “No Dough” dinner.

 

HUMP DAY HOTDOGS- WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 17TH

Stop by the NAS Jax and Mayport USO offices on Wednesday, December 17th for your free “hump day hotdogs” sponsored by Grand Canyon University. See attached flyer for more information.

 

2014 JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS

Date of Game                 Opponent                      Time         Date Tix  Sale Begins   

Dec. 7th                          Houston Texans                1:00PM          Nov. 24th

Dec. 18th                           Tennessee Titans                8:25PM          Dec. 1st

 

***Note:  City of Jax Military Appreciation Game.

 

JAGUARS TICKET GUIDELINES

1. Jaguar Ticket sales will begin at NOON at the MAYPORT, NAS JAX USO Centers and at SUBASE Kings Bay Off-Crew Building and Kings Bay Branch Medical Center per the above schedule:

NOTE:    Price is $20.00 per ticket (cash only) this year – ACTIVE DUTY, NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVISTS, RETIREES, VETERANS WITH ID, AND DEPENDENTS ARE ELIGIBLE TO PURCHASE TICKETS TO THE REGULAR SEASON GAMES. EACH TICKET PURCHASED COMES WITH A MEAL VOUCHER. 

2.  For deployable commands, a request for a “block of game day tickets” may be requested by CO/XO/CMC only to the Executive Director.  These blocks may be approved for commands either deploying or returning during the season.  Requests, with justification, must be sent to Mike O’Brien, Executive Director at mobrien@usojax.com

3.  If anyone is caught purchasing excess tickets or reselling tickets he/she will be prohibited from buying any more tickets for the entire season.

4.  THANK YOU for your support and we appreciate everyone’s honesty/integrity to ensure only authorized personnel purchase these tickets which ensures everyone has an equal opportunity to enjoy the NFL Experience.  A special Thanks to the Jacksonville Jaguars for their continued and exceptional support of our military and their families.

5. No over the phone transactions, tickets are first come, first served.

 

HOLIDAY FOOD DRIVE

The Mayport and NAS Jax USO offices are collecting donations of food items and gift cards for our annual holiday food basket program. Donations can be dropped off at either center during normal business hours. For more information on the program and ways you can help, please contact the Mayport office at (904) 246-3481 or the NAS Jax office at (904) 778-2821.

 

PAL DAY IN ST. AUGUSTINE- DECEMBER 6TH
The 57TH USO PAL DAY will be Saturday, December 6th in St. Augustine, Florida.  Since 1957, the attractions in St. Augustine have shown their support and appreciation to members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families by opening their doors FREE OF CHARGE.  In addition, the members of Elks Lodge #829 (1420 A1A South) prepare and serve a FREE lunch
from 10:30-3:00PM sponsored by Northrop Grumman and the Greater Jacksonville Area USO.  SEE ATTACHED FOR A LIST OF PARTICIPATING ATTRACTIONS.

 

NOTES:
1.  Participating attractions open to ALL military I.D. card carrying members; active duty, retired, Reserves, National Guard, etc.
2.  One spouse per family must present military I.D. Card prior to entering an attraction.
3.  Uniforms are NOT required – civilian attire authorized.  However, command/unit ball cap is encouraged.
4.  NOT all attractions in St. Augustine are open, free of charge to military I.D. card carrying members.

 

 

In addition to the numerous programs for our active duty personnel and family members, each USO Center (Mayport, NAS JAX, and JIA) offer:

 

<![if !supportLists]>·         <![endif]>Free Notary services (NAS and Mayport Centers ONLY).

  • Free Fax services
  • Free Copier services
  • Free Internet services

SIGN-UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERlquinn@usojax.com  SHARE WITH FRIENDS! If you would like to unsubscribe to this newsletter please send an email to lquinn@usojax.com with your first and last name and email address!

Join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/JaxUSO

Follow us on Twitter @USOJAX

CONTACT

INFORMATION

www.jaxuso.org

 

NAS JAX USO CENTER
P.O. Box 108, Bldg 1050

Jacksonville, FL 32212-0108
Lisabeth Quinn

lquinn@usojax.com

Volunteers Welcome

904-778-2821

Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

MAYPORT USO CENTER
2560 Mayport Road

Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

Pam Coates

pam@usojax.com

Volunteers Needed!

904-246-3481
Open Monday-Friday 9am-9pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

 

USO WELCOME CENTER
Jacksonville International Airport
Main Terminal, First Floor
Jacksonville, FL
Open 7 days a week from 7 am to 11 pm
Jim Bury – Director

jbury@usojax.com

904-305-4467(cell) or 904-741-6655

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org