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

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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

 

 

 

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!

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CONTACT

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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

 

 

 

 

 

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!

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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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CONTACT

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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

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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

 

 

 

 

 

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!

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CONTACT

INFORMATION

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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

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

24 November 2014

 

USO INFORMATION BLAST

 

 GREATER JAX USO

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

 

WE WILL BEGIN DISTRIBUTING TICKETS TO THE JAGUARS VS. TEXANS GAME TODAY AT 12:00PM AT THE NAS JAX AND MAYPORT USO OFFICES AND FROM 12:00-1:00PM AT THE OFF CREW BUILDING AT KINGS BAY.

TICKETS TO THIS GAME ARE PURCHASED BY YOUR JACKSONVILLE USO THROUGH OUR GREAT PARTNERSHIPS WITH MANY LOCAL CORPORATIONS AND PROVIDED AT NO COST TO ACTIVE DUTY, RETIREES, NATIONAL GUARD, RESERVISTS, 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”, Jacksonville Jaguars, Holiday Food Drive, Thanksgiving at the Hyatt, PAL Day, Wally Park.

 

MAYPORT USO “NO DOUGH DINNER” - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 24TH

Monday, November 24th  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 pizza, salad, and dessert. THANK YOU TO “UTC” 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.

 

2014 JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS

Date of Game                 Opponent                      Time         Date Tix  Sale Begins   

Nov. 30th                           New York Giants                  1:00PM          Nov. 17th- SOLD OUT

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

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

 

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

 

TICKETS TO THE PRESEASON ARE OPEN TO ACTIVE, RETIRED, RESERVISTS, NATIONAL GUARD, VETS WITH ID AND DEPENDENTS.

 

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.

 

THANKSGIVING AT THE HYATT- THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 27TH

Celebrate Thanksgiving at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville and let them do the cooking. Military receives 20% off of the final bill. Thanksgiving dinner will be served from 12:00-4:00PM. SEE ATTACHED FLYER FOR MORE INFORMATION.

 

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.

 

WALLY PARK

Flying away for  Thanksgiving?  Wally Park is a convenient place to park at the airport.  Wally offers covered parking.  They have no wait shuttle service from your car, to curbside at departing passenger terminal.  When being dropped off they will help you with your bags and make sure you get your car started. Our volunteers at the JIA USO use them daily! They are located on the NORTH SIDE of the airport service road.  ASK for the military rate/USO rate!

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

17 November 2014

 

 

USO INFORMATION BLAST

 

 GREATER JAX USO

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

 

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS VS. NEW YORK GIANTS TICKETS GO ON SALE TODAY AT 12:00 AT THE MAYPORT USO, THE NAS JAX USO, AND FROM 12:00-1:00PM AT THE OFF CREW BUILDING AT KINGS BAY.

 

 

IN THIS ISSUE: UNF Military Appreciation Night, NAS Jax “No Dough Dinner”, Hump Day Hotdogs at Mayport, Veterans Affairs Representative at Mayport USO, Jacksonville Jaguars, Holiday Food Drive, Mayport “No Dough Dinner”, American Legion Post 283 Blood Drive, Thanksgiving at the Hyatt, PAL Day.

 

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH FLORIDA MILITARY APPRECIATION NIGHT- NOVEMBER 17th

Active duty and veterans enjoy FREE admission to the University of North Florida men’s basketball event on Monday, November 17th at 5:00PM. Game day will also include military meal deals, giveaways, and an opportunity to meet the team.  

 

NAS JAX “NO DOUGH” DINNER- WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH

Wednesday, November 19th from 5:00PM-7:00PM, the NAS Jax USO will host a “No Dough Dinner” at FRA #91 on Collins Road (5391 Collins Road). This is free for Active Duty Service Members, National Guard, and their dependents. The wonderful staff and volunteers will serve beef or chicken tacos, chips and salsa, and dessert. THANK YOU TO TIJUANA FLATS FOR SPONSORING THIS “NO DOUGH” DINNER.

 

HUMP DAY HOTDOGS- WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH

Stop by the MAYPORT USO for a free hump day hotdog from 11:00AM-1:00PM sponsored by Grand Canyon University. A representative from Grand Canyon will be on hand to answer any questions you may have about going back to school.

 

VETERANS AFFAIRS REPRESENTATIVE AVAILABLE FOR APPOINTMENTS AT MAYPORT- THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH

A Veterans Affairs Representative will be available for appointments at the MAYPORT USO on Thursday, November 20th from 9:30-1:30PM 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   

Nov. 30th                           New York Giants                  1:00PM          Nov. 17th

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

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

 

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

 

TICKETS TO THE PRESEASON ARE OPEN TO ACTIVE, RETIRED, RESERVISTS, NATIONAL GUARD, VETS WITH ID AND DEPENDENTS.

 

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.

 

ACCLAIM ACADEMY’S THANKSGIVING FEAST- SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND

Acclaim Academy would like to invite all Active Duty and Retired Military as well as their immediate family to their Thanksgiving Feast on Saturday, November 22nd from 1:00-3:00PM at Acclaim Academy Charter School. You must RSVP by Wednesday, November 19th. SEE ATTACHED FLYER FOR MORE INFORMATION.

 

AMERICAN LEGION POST 283 BLOOD DRIVE- SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD

American Legion Post 283 located at 9459 Fort Caroline Road, Jacksonville Florida 32225, will be hosting The Blood Alliance on November 23rd 2014 from 8:00-12:00PM. Please come out and be a local hero by donating a pint of blood. Your donation could help up to three people in our local community.  

 

MAYPORT USO “NO DOUGH DINNER” - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 24TH

Monday, November 24th  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 pizza, salad, and dessert. THANK YOU TO “UTC TIRE” FOR SPONSORING THIS “NO DOUGH DINNER”AND BURGER KING FOR BEING THE TITLE SPONSOR OF OUR “NO DOUGH DINNER” PROGRAM.

 

THANKSGIVING AT THE HYATT- THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 27TH

Celebrate Thanksgiving at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville and let them do the cooking. Military receives 20% off of the final bill. Thanksgiving dinner will be served from 12:00-4:00PM. SEE ATTACHED FLYER FOR MORE INFORMATION.

 

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 the Greater Jacksonville Area USO.  A LIST OF PARTICIPATING ATTRACTIONS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED ONCE PARTICIPATING ATTRACTIONS ARE FINALIZED.

.
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:

 

<!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