Charlotte - Force Behind the Forces Power Lunch

This event last took place on Nov 8th, 2018
11:30 AM EST (1130R)


The USO of North Carolina’s Second Annual Force Behind the Forces Power Lunch is an opportunity for Charlotte business and community leaders to come together in support of those who serve.

The event features keynote speaker Lieutenant General Michael Ferriter, President & CEO of the National Veterans War Memorial, former U.S. Army Infantry Commanding General, Deputy Commanding General U.S. Forces Iraq, and National Defense Fellow, the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. Lt. Gen. Ferriter will discuss the situation of today’s military, needs and opportunities to show support.

Dr. Kimberly Vaughn, Gold Star Wife of Aaron Vaughn, member of SEAL Team Six, will attend as our honored guest, and attendees will enjoy a special performance from the USO Show Troupe.

Funds raised will support the USO of North Carolina, a nonprofit organization that strengthens America’s service members by connecting them to family, home and country. Through critical programs and services, the USO of NC provides nearly 600,000 service connections to military members and their families each year.

Other Upcoming Events

  1. Fort Bragg - Operation Exit Strategy 

    Fort Bragg

    USO of NC Fort Bragg Center Bldg. 4-2843 Normandy Drive Fort Bragg, NC 28310

    Transitioning out of the military? Join the USO of North Carolina for Operation Exit Strategy!

    Feb 19th, 2019 9:00 AM EST ( 900R)

  2. Charlotte - Community Connections Dinner 

    Charlotte Douglas International Airport

    North Carolina National Guard Armory 4240 West Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28208

    Join the USO of North Carolina for a Valentine’s Day themed Community Connections Dinner. Community Connections Dinners help bring military families together and help service members build relationships.

    Feb 21st, 2019 6:00 PM EST (1800R)

  3. Jacksonville - Community Connections Dinner 

    Jacksonville - Camp Lejeune

    9 Tallman Street Jacksonville, NC 28540

    Registration is only available for the current month. Links for next month will be shared soon.

    Feb 25th, 2019 6:00 PM EST (1800R)

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  4. Fort Bragg - Story Time 

    Fort Bragg

    USO of NC Fort Bragg Center Bldg. 4-2843 Normandy Drive Fort Bragg, NC 28310

    Bring the kids and join us for a Story Time at our USO of NC Fort Bragg Center from 10:00-11:00 am.

    Feb 28th, 2019 10:00 AM EST (1000R)

  5. Jacksonville - Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration 

    Jacksonville - Camp Lejeune

    9 Tallman Street Jacksonville, NC 28540

    The USO of North Carolina is hosting a very special event in celebration of Dr. Seuss’ Birthday, in place of our special story time program for March.

    Mar 1st, 2019 6:00 PM EST (1800R)

  6. Jacksonville - Smiles Over Miles 

    Jacksonville - Camp Lejeune

    9 Tallman Street, Jacksonville, NC 28540

    We know how hard it can be on families during a deployment, and that’s why we offer Smiles Over Miles. Dinner and a movie, only you make the movie for your deployed loved one and dinner is on us, courtesy of Little Caesars.

    Mar 5th, 2019 5:00 PM EST (1700R)

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