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The USO and Sesame Street Announce Spring Kick Off of World Tour at Biannual Care Package Service Project Event in DC
Date:5/22/2013

ch begins at Eielson Air Force Base in Alaska on May 29 and will visit 42 bases in 8 European and Pacific countries over the next six months. The organizations hope others will be inspired to learn more and suggest these five simple actions everyone can do to support military families:

1.Volunteer at one of the more than 160 USO locations around the world and discover ways you can take action locally.

2.Offer to help a military family on the home front who live on or off base. Whether you see that their lawn needs to be mowed or garbage cans taken in, helping with simple household chores and errands can really relieve some of the stress a family may be feeling.

3.Teach your child how they can help support military kids in their school by visiting uso.org/get-involved.aspx and or Facebook.com/SesameStreetforMilitaryFamilies.

4.Lend an ear to listen to a military spouse as sometimes just having someone there to vent to or talk to when you may feel all alone can be the greatest support of all.

5.Say thank you to a military member and their family for their service, sacrifice and strength. Our troops and their families make sacrifices so we don’t have to and those two simple words say so much.

“There is nothing that comes close to the feeling you get when you see the smile on a child’s face at our Sesame Street shows. I knew we had something very special the first time I saw the smiles of our military families, and here we are five years later, celebrating a tour that that has traveled the globe three times over and is about to do it again,” said Sloan Gibson, USO President and CEO. “The USO is proud to be on Capitol Hill celebrating the tour’s fifth birthday and assembling care packages for troops overseas. There is no better way to commemorate such a momentous occasion than IN our nation’s capital and WITH our friends at Sesame Street.”

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