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The American Legion teams with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to bring a veterans hiring fair to Minneapolis in August.
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Legionnaires in Jewett City, Conn., are behind a multimillion dollar housing complex that could revolutionize the fight against veteran homelessness.
President orders broad, interagency effort to reduce jobless rate among Post-9/11 veterans.
Legion working with Inc. magazine, Joining Force to bring 50 prominent CEOs to Washington, D.C., to serve as mentors to veterans, servicemembers and their families.
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Experts will gather in Minneapolis during national convention to discuss climbing rate of vet joblessness, just one of many Economic sessions available in Minneapolis.
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As the number of returning troops increases, so may the number of homeless veterans.
A trio of bills designed to enhance civilian training and employment opportunities for military veterans has been endorsed by The American Legion.
Bill being considered by House would cut $1.5 million from office tasked with prosecuting cases of discrimination against veterans by federal agencies.
American Legion commends Department of Labor, Solis for creating "sorely needed resource."
Annual Heroes to Hometowns' Transition & Benefits Job Fair will precede national convention on Aug. 27.
Department of Labor hopes to help approximately 17,000 homeless veterans find successful civilian careers.
DoL will provide more than $9 million to veterans looking to gain workplace skills.
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.
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.
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.
Organization in favor of Department of Labor decision to strengthen federal hiring requirements of certain military veterans.
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.
Agency awarded approximately 3.2 percent of its contracting dollars for fiscal 2010 to service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses.