Connecting America’s Service Members to Family, Home and Country

This campaign is a once in a generation opportunity for the USO at LAX to become a world class USO airport center.

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Our LAX Capital Campaign has raised $4.2 mil to support our relocation to a new USO Center at LAX and help us carry out our mission to strengthen America's military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country, throughout their service to the nation.

The new USO at LAX transitioned us from a 3,400 square foot center housed in temporary trailers for over 18 years, to a new 7,100 square foot state-of-the-art USO Center built for anticipated growth in air travel to support our country's troops and their families. Its new location in the ground floor of the iconic Theme Building at LAX opened in July 2018.

One of only six USO centers in the world open 24/7 as a welcoming "safe haven" for troops and their families, the USO at LAX will serve over 100,000 service members and military families annually.

With a multi-billion-dollar modernization and improvement plan underway at LAX, the old USO Center is set to be demolished to house infrastructure for the new LAX Automated People Mover.

Join our efforts, so we can honor our service members and their families and continue to support the tens of thousands of deploying troops, their families and our military community at the nation's second busiest airport.

Click on the link to view our LAX Capital Campaign Deck.


Thank you to our LAX Fueling the Future Freedom Circle Donors:

Four Star ($1M+)
Bob & Dolores Hope Foundation
Los Angeles World Airports

Three Star ($500K)
Delta Air Lines
Northrop Grumman Corporation
Unibail - Rodamco - Westfield

Two Star ($250K)
The Ahmanson Foundation
American Legion Post 283 - Pacific Palisades
Marilyn Cohen & Chris Malburg
The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation

One Star ($100K)
The Madeline & Marvin Gussman Family Foundation
Hollywood Post 43 The American Legion
The Fred & Peggy Hartley Family Foundation
California Veterans Charity
Paul Hastings LLP

Platinum ($50K)
Raytheon Company
The Gilbert & Jacki Cisneros Foundation

Gold ($25K)
Moira & Gary Sinise

Silver ($10K)
The MVAT Foundation
Susan & Don Schwarz
Gensler
Marnie & Dan Gruen
Johnny Carson Foundation
Ruth Anne & Bob Kurkjian
Tangram
Los Angeles City Councilwoman Monica Rodriguez
Los Angeles Rams Foundation
Carolyn & Lou Lucido
Chrislynn & Glenn Freed
The Michaelson Family
Vivie & Steve Sargeant
Fran & Steve Briggs
The Brodie Family Foundation

Bronze ($5K)
Amy & Robert Abramson
Ambassador Frank & Kathy Baxter
F&M Bank
HD Tech
Foley & Mansfield
Bayen Group
Shirley & Wayne Kauffman
Alysia Vanitzian & Michael Backauskas
Jennifer & Michael Friedland
Don Haisch & Hersin Magante
Drollinger Family Charitable Foundation

Friend ($2.5K)
J-Squared General Contractors, Inc.
Karen & Jon Reynolds
Sun Air Parts
Judi Carrol and Family
Peter Kohly Insurance Agency, Inc.


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