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Team USO | Air Force Marathon 2016

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Melissa Valentino

THE STORY:

I'm so excited to run for a third time in the AF Marathon! This year I am running the 1/2 marathon! This year I also want to do some good for the community while I run. I'm running for the USO because this is an organization that puts so much into the military community and genuinely puts military families first. Whenever I fly, I go straight to the USO because they are the only comfort in the airport. I've volunteered at another USO while I was doing temporary duty and in the two months I was there they did so many activities for the military families I couldn't volunteer for them all. Whenever a new trainee got to the airport and didn't know who to call or where to go, the USO had a list of resources and knew exactly who to call for each group.

This year USO-CSO will open a lounge for the airmen and families right at the home of the AF Marathon Wright Patterson Air Force Base, where I hope to get stationed to get my masters!  Here's to a great group continuing to do great things in the community!

 

Thanks for your support and here's more information on the group:

The USO of Central & Southern Ohio (USOCSO) is a private, nonprofit organization whose mission is to support military service men and women in 55 counties in Central and Southern Ohio, Northern Kentucky and four counties in West Virginia.

Life for our American troops and their families is filled with challenges...whether it's dealing with a new deployment, transitioning from service or coping with physical and psychological wounds. The USO-CSO is always by their side!

As a nonprofit, non-government agency, the USOCSO relies on fundraising efforts like Team USO and the generosity of donors to support programs and services designed to meet the everchanging needs of troops and their families. Additionally, the USOCSO regularly provides morale, welfare and recreation-type services to our men and women in uniform and their families including members of Ohio National Guard and Reserve Units, Active Duty airmen and families at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (Dayton) and other Family Readiness and Warrior Support for all branches of the U.S. Military. 

For more information visit: http://us.uso.org/CentralSouthernOhio/

We look forward to you being part of our 2016 TEAM USO family. To see photos of our past three years; check out and "like" or Facebook page at: 

www.facebook.com/TeamUsoAirForceMarathon

Join today and we’ll see you at the start line for your specific event at the 2016 Air Force Marathon! http://www.usafmarathon.com/

You may also make a tax deductible donation by clicking on the RED "Donate" button to the right!  Thank you for your help!  

If you have any questions:  Please contact TEAM USO Air Force Marathon Volunteer,  Leslie Moore at Lesgal522@aol.com

DONATE

To This Fundraiser

$1,120

MONEY RAISED
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  • Staci & Jonathan Smith

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Momma and Dad V

     

  • Dad

     

  • Grandma Mazer

     

  • Grandma Weaver

     

  • Grandma and Grandpa Valentino

     

  • Chitty

    $25

  • Collin Ramsey and Katelyn Lopez

    $25

  • C Flight

    $25

  • Mom

     

  • WatereeO-EPDBuddy

    $50

  • Aisyah Aziz

    $25

  • Kennametal

    $300

  • Roz and Tom Proos

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Lori Chaney

    $50

  • Anonymous

     

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56% Raised of $2,016 Goal

The Team: $14,470 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

Leslie Moore

Amount Raised

$2,065

 

102% Raised of $2,016 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Sherry Ems

Amount Raised

$1,605

 

80% Raised of $2,016 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Brandon Patterson

Amount Raised

$1,245

 

146% Raised of $850 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Melissa Valentino

Amount Raised

$1,120

 

56% Raised of $2,016 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Joshua Amoroso

Amount Raised

$1,075

 

108% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Michael Zoufal

Amount Raised

$1,000

Fundraiser Title

John Dilday

Amount Raised

$1,000

 

118% Raised of $850 Goal

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Robert Collins

Amount Raised

$910

 

101% Raised of $900 Goal

Donor Comments

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

:) 2 years ago

Lori Chaney

Lori Chaney

DONATION: $50

Good luck. So proud of you. 2 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $25

2 years ago

Kennametal

Kennametal

DONATION: $300

2 years ago

Roz and Tom Proos

Roz and Tom Proos

DONATION: $25

2 years ago

Aisyah Aziz

Aisyah Aziz

DONATION: $25

Good luck Melissa! <3 2 years ago

WatereeO-EPDBuddy

WatereeO-EPDBuddy

DONATION: $50

2 years ago

Mom

Mom

Love you 2 years ago

C Flight

C Flight

DONATION: $25

2 years ago

Collin Ramsey and Katelyn Lopez

Collin Ramsey and Katelyn Lopez

DONATION: $25

Good luck and lots of Love from Collin Katelyn and Louis. We gotchu 2 years ago