On September 7, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and The American Legion in partnership with the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce, The Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Labor Veterans’ Employment & Training Service (DOL VETS), the Virginia Committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), and local chambers will conduct a hiring fair for veterans, active duty military members, guard and reserve members, and military spouses at The American Legion Springfield Post 176 in Springfield, Virginia. This hiring event was a one-of a-kind FREE hiring fair.
This hiring fair was conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, The American Legion Post 176, and the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce as part of a larger effort by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and The American Legion to help veterans and military spouses find meaningful employment.
This event was open only to employers who are committed to hiring our veterans and to veteran job seekers, active duty military members, Guard and Reserve members, and military spouses.
September 7, 2012
The American Legion Springfield Post 176
6520 Amherst Avenue
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