Recognition Honors USO-Metro’s Top Corporate Sponsors
FALLS CHURCH, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DynCorp International (DI) will be honored tonight by the USO of Metropolitan Washington (USO-Metro), and named to USO-Metro’s 2012 Circle of the Stars; DI will be recognized at the Four-Star level, which is the highest level honored by the organization. This elite award is bestowed on the top-level corporate donors who provide generous funding to support USO-Metro’s mission to lift the spirits of military service members and their families.
“Everywhere the men and women of our military need support, the USO is there,” said Steve Gaffney, chairman and CEO of DynCorp International. “And here in the DC-area, USO-Metro’s programs make a huge impact. We feel honored to be able to do our part to support their important work.”
The Annual Stars and Stripes Night is a fundraiser that brings together USO-Metro supporters, members of the business community, wounded heroes from area military hospitals, and other supporters. The focus, as with every USO-Metro event, will be on support for service members and their families, and the broad spectrum of programs USO-Metro provides for the U.S. Armed Forces.
The Circle of Stars presentation will be the centerpiece of the night, highlighting the critical value of corporate supporters such as DynCorp International.
“We truly appreciate that DynCorp International is an active and generous supporter of USO-Metro,” said Elaine Rogers, president, USO-Metro. “We couldn’t provide the broad range of programs we deliver without the generous and incredible support of DynCorp International and our other corporate donors.”
About DynCorp International
DynCorp International is a global government services provider working in support of U.S. national security and foreign policy objectives, delivering support solutions for defense, diplomacy and international development. DI operates major programs in logistics, platform support, contingency operations and training and mentoring to reinforce security, community stability and the rule of law. DynCorp International is headquartered in Falls Church, Va. For more information, visit our blogs or see DynCorp International's LinkedIn profile.
USO-Metro is a private, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to “Serving those who serve, and their families” in Washington D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia. It is through the generous financial support of individuals and organizations in the local community that USO-Metro is able to fulfill its mission. With the help of over 5,500 devoted volunteers, USO-Metro provides programs and services for active duty troops and their families at area military hospitals; through its Mobile USO program; at four USO Centers, four USO airport lounges and through Operation USO Care Package. For more information please visit www.usometro.org.
Source: DynCorp International and the USO of Metropolitan Washington