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FORT MCCOY -- USO Operation North Pole

USO OF WISCONSIN, INC

Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 11:00 AM - Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 8:00 PM

 FORT MCCOY -- USO Operation North Pole

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Dec 12th 2019, 11:00 am- 11:30 am .
One time slot per household. Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only Appointment time: 11- 11:30 am Dec 12th 2019
Sold Out Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 12th, 2019 12:00- 12:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only Appointment time: 12- 12:30 pm Dec 12th 2019 One time slot per household. Reserved Appointment time. There is no childcare available on site.
Sold Out Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 12th, 2019 1:00- 1:30 pm
One time slot per household. Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only Reserved Appointment time: 1-1:30 Dec 12th
Sold Out Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 12th, 2019 2:00- 2:30 pm
Gold Star / Veteran with letter of need from CVSO Appointment time: 2- 2:30 Dec 12th, 2019 One time slot per household.
Sold Out Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 12th, 2019 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Gold Star or Veteran with letter from CVSO Appointment time: 3- 3:30 pm Dec 12th, 2019 One time slot per household.
Sold Out Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 12th, 2019 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Gold star/ Veteran with letter from CVSO One time slot per household. Reserved Appointment time. 4 - 4:30 Dec 12th 2019
1 Ticket Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 12th, 2019 5:00 pm -5:30 pm
One time slot per household. Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only Appointment time. 5- 5:30 pm Dec 12, 2019
Sold Out Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 12th, 2019 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per household. Reserved Appointment time. 6- 6:30 pm Dec 12, 2019
Sold Out Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 13th, 2019 11:00- 11:30 am
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per household. Reserved Appointment time. 11- 11:30 am Dec 13th 2019
Sold Out Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 13th, 2019 12:00-12:30 pm   more info Sold Out Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 13th, 2019 1:00-1:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per household. Reserved Appointment time. 1- 1:30 pm Dec 13th 2019
1 Ticket Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 13, 2019 2:00-2:30 pm
Gold Star/ Veteran with letter from CVSO One time slot per house hold. Reserved Appointment time. 2- 2:30 pm Dec 13, 2019
2 Tickets Ended Free  
Dec 13, 2019 4:00-4:30 pm
Gold Star/ Veteran with letter from CVSO. One time slot per house hold. Reserved Appointment time. 4- 4:30 pm Dec 13, 2019
1 Ticket Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 13, 2019 5:00-5:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold. Reserved Appointment time. 5- 5:30 pm Dec 13, 2019
1 Ticket Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 13, 2019 6:00-6:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 6- 6:30 pm Dec 13, 2019
2 Tickets Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 14th, 2019 11:00-11:30 am
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 11- 11:30 pm Dec 14, 2019
2 Tickets Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 14th, 2019 12:00- 12:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 12- 12:30 pm Dec 14, 2019
2 Tickets Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 14th, 2019 1:00- 1:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 1:00- 1:30 pm Dec 14, 2019
Sold Out Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 14th, 2019 2:00- 2:30 pm
Gold Star/ Veteran with letter from CVSO. One time slot per house hold. Reserved Appointment time. Dec 14 2019 2- 2:30 pm
2 Tickets Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 14th, 2019 3:00-3:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 3:00- 3:30 pm Dec 14, 2019
1 Ticket Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 14th, 2019 4:00-4:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 4:00- 4:30 pm Dec 14, 2019
2 Tickets Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 14th, 2019 5:00- 5:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 5- 5:30 pm Dec 14, 2019
2 Tickets Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 14th 6:00-6:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 6:00- 6:30 pm Dec 14, 2019
1 Ticket Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 15th , 2019 11:00- 11:30 am
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 11:00- 11:30 pm Dec 15, 2019
1 Ticket Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 15th, 2019 12:00-12:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 12:00- 12:30 pm Dec 15, 2019
2 Tickets Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 15th, 2019 1:00-1:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 1:00- 1:30 pm Dec 15, 2019
2 Tickets Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 15th, 2019 2:00- 2:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 2:00- 2:30 pm Dec 15, 2019
2 Tickets Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 15th, 2019 3:00- 3:30 pm   more info 2 Tickets Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 15th, 2019 4:00- 4:30pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 4:00- 4:30 pm Dec 15, 2019
2 Tickets Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 15th, 2019 5:00-5:30 pm   more info 2 Tickets Dec 10, 2019 Free  
Dec 15th,2019 6:00-6:30 pm
Active Military, Reserves, National Guard Only One time slot per house hold Reserved Appointment time. 6:00- 6:30 pm Dec 15, 2019
1 Ticket Dec 10, 2019 Free  

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Event Details

Open to Active, Reserves, National Guard, Gold star families, Service-Connected disabled military from all branches

The USO is partnering with local businesses to provide toys to military families that need a little boost under the tree this year.

 

You DO NOT NEED TO BE STATIONED OR SERVING AT FORT MCCOY TO PARTICIPATE!

 

What is this program? This is a FREE Event managed and hosted by the USO for military service members with dependent children to pick out a gift that was donated. This program was created for the public to support the military at the holidays. This is not a public distribution of toys. The area will be visible to any children in attendance so, if possible, to keep the most magic in the holiday, please arrange for childcare. (

MILITARY FAMILIES REQUESTING PRESENTS

 

Who Qualifies:

  • All Active duty Military including national Guard and Reserve members.
  • Gold Star, Service-connected disabled. Must have letter from CVSO stating the names and ages of minor legal dependents with demonstrated need.  

What you must do: You MUST schedule time to pick out gifts on this website. READ ENTIRE DISCRIPTIONS. Certain slots are reserved for Gold Star or Service-connected service members.

Limited slots: Only 1 ticket per family. Please read the description to pick the correct time slot.

  • Please sign up for the time slot that coordinated to YOUR STATUS.
  • Please list all the children on the family ticket.
  • Please arrive no more than 5 minutes before your reserved shopping time.
  • Bring your printed reservation
  • Present your validation ID. Military ID, CVSO letter. Etc.
  • Please try to find childcare. The facility is small. There is no place for children to wait.

What you must bring:

  • Printed confirmation from your reserved time slot
  • Your current valid military ID (Active, Reserve, National Guard)
  • Gold Star/ Service-connected disabled. - Letter from CVSO verifying need.

When is this? December 12th - 15th 2019

 

Appointment times available between the hours of: 10:00 am - 6:00pm

 

LOCATION: 1501 south 10th ave Fort McCoy Wisconsin. Building 1501 : Located on the North West corner. Across from McCoy’s Community Center, and the Shopette/ Gas station. Enter the parking lot door with the ramp.

 

 

 

FAQs

 

Are there ID requirements to enter the event? Yes. You must bring a valid military ID or dependent ID.

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?No. Registration for this event is NOT transferable. No one other than the person who reserved the slot or their legal spouse may come collect gifts.

Can I cancel my registration if I can no longer attend? Yes. You can cancel your registration at any time by logging into your account on Eventbrite. Please update your order because we have a limited amount of families we can serve.  

The name on the registration doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay? No, the name on the registration must match the ID. Only those registered will be allowed to select gifts or their legal spouse.

Can I select gifts for my grandkids, niece, nephew or foster children? No this is only for those legal dependents of the military person.

Do I qualify if I am service-connected disabled or a Gold Star family? If you have been discharged from the military due to service-connected injury or are a surviving Spouse of a service member lost in the line of duty and have minor children, you can get a letter from your local CVSO to qualify. You must present that letter at the time of the appointment. It must list the legal dependents of the service member only. Dependents not belonging to the Military family member are not eligible. You can only register for the Gold star/ Veteran time slots.

Can I participate in this and other USO gift donation programs? You may only participate in (1) USO gift giving program each year.

What happens if I register for the wrong location? If there is space available, you might be allowed to transfer your registration at the time of the event. If you can do that, you will be removed from the other locations’ eligibility.

Will the USO have gifts for all ages? The USO works with local donors to collect the items. We encourage donors to think of all age groups, there is no guarantee that your needed age group will be available at the time of your appointment.

What are directions options for getting to the event?

  • From the West (Lacrosse)- Take I-90 to exit 25 (Sparta) Take HWY 27 at the top of the exit ramp to the left. Continue through the turnabout, and one stop and go light. At the 2nd stop and go light make a right. (Hwy21/ Montgomery street) continue to the 4 way stop. At the stop sign make a left and continue HWY 21 to the main entrance for the installation. (You must obtain access to post using your valid Driver license, or military ID)
  • From North East (Tomah) - Take I-94 to exit (Tomah) at the street light take a right and proceed to follow HWY 21 approx. 8 miles to the main gate.
  • From the South East (Tomah)- Take I-94 to exit (Tomah) at the top of the ramp take a left. Continue straight and proceed to follow HWY 21 approx. 8 miles to the main gate

 

On Base Directions. After entering the main gate, take the fork in the road to the left. At the first stop sign turn right. At the next stop sign turn left. We are the brick building on your right. Enter the ramp door.

GATE PASS-If you need a gate pass you must complete this PRIOR to your appointment time. You would need to visit the visitors center on HWY 27, prior to 5 pm the day of your appointment. After 5 pm you can have your entry processed at the gate entrance. Only those without a Valid current military ID would need to complete this step. this can take up to 20 minutes to complete. Please plan accordingly.

 

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? You can send emails to ehazlett@uso.org.

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USO Fort McCoy
1501 south 10th ave
Fort McCoy, WI 54656

Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 11:00 AM - Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 8:00 PM


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Ticket reservations are to be made in good faith. We expect 100% attendance if you reserve tickets.  Upon receiving your RSVP via this system, your attendance is expected. Barring extreme circumstances, a no-show at an event will place you on lock-out status from the reservation system as follows: 

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 2nd time = 60 DAYS

3rd time = 90 DAYS 

4TH TIME = 365 DAYS  

Those who order above the ticket limit amount will have their order automatically changed to the limit amount without notice. If you need to cancel your reservation you must do it by canceling your order online using the same system you registered with. If you are canceling after the 72 hour window you must send an e-mail to events@usowisconsin.org  with your name and event you are cancelling and the reason. Any e-mails received after the 72 hour grace period for an event without an approved reason will result in your name being added to the disqualification list for the listed length of time. Please read the description carefully when reserving tickets as valid identification is REQUIRED for all tickets. All ticket reservations are per email address/ ID/ household address. Anyone caught abusing the tickets program will be banned from reservations for the time frames listed above.

 Please Note: All tickets issued from the USO are to be used by the assigned recipient and cannot be sold, traded, copied, or otherwise used by anyone for anything other than the initial intention. The USO will ban for life any person, entity, or group who is found profiting from the sale of any USO tickets.

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