News Release – Corporate Connection
U.S. Chamber and Capital One Announce Campaign to Hire 500,000 Veterans and Spouses by 2014
Mar 28, 2012
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Hiring Our Heroes program and Capital One announced “Hiring 500,000 Heroes,” a national campaign to engage the business community in committing to hire 500,000 veterans and military spouses by the end of 2014.
Capital One’s 3-year, $4.5 million commitment to the National Chamber Foundation and the Hiring our Heroes program, will fund the Hiring 500,000 Heroes campaign and the efforts of the Chamber to support job fairs and workforce training initiatives across the United States. These new initiatives will focus on connecting service members and military spouses with local small business owners.
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