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U.S. Chamber to Host Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair
for Veterans and Military Spouses in Tucson
Event to Include More than 25 Employers with Jobs Available
TUCSON, AZ—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s National Chamber Foundation and the American Legion will host “Hiring Our Heroes– Tucson,” a hiring fair to connect veterans and military spouses. More than 25 employers are expected to participate with jobs available for veterans and military spouses of all ranks and levels of experience. Companies range from America’s biggest employers to dozens of small companies from across the state.
Since its launch in March 2011, Hiring Our Heroes has held more than 210 hiring fairs nationwide, helping more than 10,000 veterans and military spouses find employment. Thursday’s event is also part of “Hiring 500,000 Heroes,” a national campaign announced by the U.S. Chamber, National Chamber Foundation, and Capital One, to engage the business community in committing to hire 500,000 veterans and military spouses by the end of 2014.
Hiring Our Heroes — Tucson
Thursday, July 12, 2012
10:00 a.m. — 2:00 p.m. MST
American Legion John P. Burns Post 36
5845 E. 22nd Street
Tucson, AZ 85711
Interested job seekers should register for free at hoh.greatjob.net. Walk-in job seekers are allowed with proper military ID.
This event is being held in partnership with the American Legion, the Arizona Committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), the Arizona Department of Economic Security, Department of Labor’s Veterans Employment and Training Services (DOL VETS), the Employer Partnership of the Armed Forces, and other local partners.
The National Chamber Foundation (NCF), a non-profit affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, is dedicated to identifying and fostering public debate on emerging critical issues. They provide business and government leaders with insight and resources to address tomorrow’s challenges.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world’s largest business federation representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions, as well as state and local chambers and industry associations.