FAQs

Who can come into USO Missouri?

USO Missouri serves active, reserve, and National Guard military members and their families. Retirees who are in transit may visit USO Missouri up to four (4) times per month.

Where is USO Missouri located?

USO Missouri has four locations.

  • The James S. McDonnell facility is located in the main terminal of the Lambert-St. Louis International Airport across from baggage claim M6. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, this facility is currently open M-F 7 AM- 4PM.

  • The East Terminal Satellite facility is located in the east terminal of the Lambert-St. Louis International Airport across from entrance ET11. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, this facility is currently closed.

  • The Fort Leonard Wood USO is located on post at 805 Iowa Avenue. Hours of operation are: Thursday – Friday 10 am to 6 pm Saturday 10 am to 7 pm Sunday 10 am to 6 pm

  • The Mobile USO is our “USO on the Go”. This unit is available for homecomings, deployments, family days, morale events, and field training exercises. The schedule for this unit is flexible and designed around the needs of the requesting units.

Where does USO Missouri obtain its funding?

USO Missouri is a non-profit 501©(3). We receive no government, military, or United Way funding and are not part of the Department of Defense. All funding comes from individual and corporate donors.

How do I become a volunteer?

We are always looking for people to help in our facilities and events! You can start the process by completing the volunteer application.

How do I donate items?

Items needed for donation can be found on our wish list. All items can be brought to USO Missouri’s James S. McDonnell facility located in the Lambert-St. Louis International Airport across from baggage claim M6.

How do I make a monetary contribution?

To make a monetary donation, visit the donation portion of our website or send your donation to: USO Missouri, P.O. Box 10367, St. Louis, MO 63145.

How else can I help?

  • Hold a “Casual Up” day at your place of business.
  • Donate to the Beautiful Junk Sale.
  • Shop vendors that donate a percentage of sales to USO Missouri.
  • Hold a 3rd Party Fundraiser.

For more information visit the Donate/Ways to Give portion of our website.

How often does the USO Missouri shuttle run to Fort Leonard Wood?

USO Missouri does not have a shuttle to Fort Leonard Wood. USA Express (1-800-872-9399)and taxi cabs are available from the airport facility. Greyhound (1-800-231-2222) is available from downtown St. Louis.

Where is the USO in Kansas City?

Currently, there is no USO in Kansas City. USO Missouri currently serves the Kansas City area with our Mobile USO and is always in need of volunteers. If you’d like to volunteer, please complete the volunteer application. If you are a military unit and would like support for a deployment, homecoming, family day, or morale event, please complete the Mobile USO Reservation Form.

What area does USO Missouri serve?

USO Missouri serves the entire state of Missouri and the Illinois counties of Jersey, Madison, Monroe, and St. Clair.