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Department of Labor hopes to help approximately 17,000 homeless veterans find successful civilian careers.
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DoL will provide more than $9 million to veterans looking to gain workplace skills.
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Organization joins "Veterans on Wall Street" job fair, a which will feature more than 100 vendors, employers and VSOs.
Representatives from organization's D.C. office attend veterans hiring fair and career workshop in New York City, aboard the USS Intrepid.
On June 23, veterans and their families are invited to New York City for an employment conference hosted by some of the financial world’s biggest players.
The Business and Profesisional Women's Foundation needs women veterans, 20 to 33, for a survey on employment issues.
Representatives from the Legion’s Pennsylvania department help coordinate a successful VA career expo.
Military supporters everywhere are encouraged to participate in 2-kilometer event that aims raise awareness for homeless veterans.
Legion officials recently participated in a U.S. Census Bureau teleconference where statistics were released on veteran-owned companies.
Economic Commission deputy director tells House subcommittee that returning warriors’ transition program is in need of updating, expansion.
Organization in favor of Department of Labor decision to strengthen federal hiring requirements of certain military veterans.
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Veteran entrepreneurs are invited to a free small business and training expo at Walter Reed Medical Center on May 12.
At the Legion’s small business development workshop, attendees received invaluable advice on entrepreneurship.
Chamber of Commerce to hold workshops and conferences on CEO leadership and entrepreneurial practices.
REALifelines will help veterans, servicemembers and their families with the transition from the service into civilian life.
Veterans and military personnel invited to the Verizon Center in Washington for Military Appreciation Night on March 12.
New VA and HUD report finds 136,000 veterans spent a night in a homeless shelter during 2009.
Legion to sponsor intensive educational session for entrepreneurs during Washington Conference.
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March 16 transition workshop and March 24 job fair will bring veterans and their spouses to the Windy City for valuable career opportunities.
Legion’s Economic Division director goes over reasons for the higher numbers during interview on Federal News Radio.
VeteransPlus, a nonprofit organization that offers free financial consultation to veterans, is ready to team with posts across the country.
Technology and systems integrator MicroTech has been selected as a Prime Vendor for the U.S. Army $400 Million Information Technology Services.
Agency awarded approximately 3.2 percent of its contracting dollars for fiscal 2010 to service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses.
Seminar geared toward helping veteran entrepreneurs how to understand the federal acquisition process.
While America's overall unemployment rate has dropped to a 19-month low, the good news does not extend to veterans.
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Roundtable discussion focused on reducing veterans homelessness set for the Legion’s annual Washington Conference in March,
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Group discusses unemployment crisis among young veterans, state of veteran-owned small businesses.
National commander, director of U.S. Office of Personnel Management agree to work closely together to put veterans to work.
Exporting goods outside of the U.S. can be a lucrative trade for veteran business owners, said a congressional staffer in a meeting with Legion representatives.
Representatives from The American Legion’s Washington office participated in the annual Winterhaven Homeless Veterans Stand Down event.