✪ Veterans In Nonprofit: A Workshop by Veterans Forward at National Able Network
Monday, July 28, 2014 from 9:45 AM to 11:45 AM (CDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
✪ Dear Veterans
Do you miss serving your country? Have you thought about serving your community as a career? If so, consider a career in the non-profit world. Use your military experience to help local non-profits build capacity and make our communities stronger!
Chicago area non-profits are having a hiring fair on Wednesday, July 30 from 12-3pm at Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E 59th St at the University of Chicago hosted by Hiring our Heroes. Over one hundred open jobs will be available at this hiring fair and all employers are looking specifically for veterans. We highly encourage you to participate. You must register here to lock in your participation.
Veterans Forward will provide CTA passes to those who need them to attend this unique event. Additionally, Veterans Forward will host a pre-event preparation session on Monday, July 28 from 10am-12 pm hosted by non-profit executive, Bridget Altenburg. Bridget has almost a decade of experience as a non-profit hiring executive and will share some insights to help set you up for success. She will also help you frame your military experience in your resume and interview. Take advantage of her experience and extensive non-profit network through this workshop. You must arrive by 9:45 and bring your resume. Late entries will not be admitted.
Keywords: No Cost, Free, Military, Veterans, Unemployed, Underemployed, Jobs, Employment, Job Fair, Professional Networking, Hiring Event, Certifications, Career Mapping and Counseling, Resumes, Cover Letters, Chicago, Chicago Heights, Illinois, Workshop
★Veterans Forward at National Able Network is a non-profit that is looking for veterans of all eras, education levels, experience, and skill sets to go through no cost training that will help you on your job search. All you need is a DD214!
★If you are looking for work, attending a training session with Veterans Forward is a strategic and essential step, especially if your current job search approach is not working. Our staff is veteran-heavy with a load of perspective about transferring military skills, entering the workforce out of college, or just making a change.
★NOTE: Anyone interested attending the Job Fair must have attended the Job Readiness Training or been approved by a member of the Veterans Forward team.
When & Where
✪Veterans Forward offers military-to-civilian employment transition services for veterans of all eras, skills sets, backgrounds, and educational levels.