AFWA’s Find A Pro Directory provides a resource for business owners and individuals to identify accounting and finance partners. Continue reading Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance Launches Directory of Accounting and Finance Professionals
Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, today announced the firm’s Chief Executive Officer and artist, Lawrence R. Armstrong, has designed a first-of-its-kind Post 9-11 War Memorial to honor the military service men and women who have lost their lives in the war on terror.
The transition from active duty to civilian life can be filled with countless roadblocks, and many veterans find it challenging to secure a career that fulfills their needs and ambitions, which often result in periods of joblessness and uncertainty.
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Fire Dept. Coffee is pleased to announce they’ve partnered with the Dallas-based nonprofit Sons of the Flag to raise funding for cutting edge burn treatment technology.
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As America prepared to celebrate both the creation of the U.S. Army and mark Flag Day, Walter Lynch, chief operating officer, signed a Statement of Support for American Water employees who serve in the National Guard and Reserve. Joining Lynch were several employees, veterans, and Don Tretola, chair of the New Jersey Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) Committee. The event was held at the company’s Voorhees, NJ headquarters on the eve of Flag Day and the Army’s 242nd birthday.
The PwC Charitable Foundation, Inc. has announced a new $5 million, four-year commitment to support nonprofit veteran service organizations, with a focus on education, transition services and job placement assistance.
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The United States Veterans Chamber of Commerce (USVCC) is a 501c3 and 501c6 veteran organization connecting corporate America, government, and small businesses to our Nation’s veterans and veteran owned businesses. Through various programs including financial, contracting, educational and many other USVCC tools, the Chamber is a one stop shop for both corporations seeking bid-ready veteran owned businesses(VOB) for procurement and VOBs interested in corporate contracting.
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Eric J. Glenn, CPSM, CPSD , Sourcing Agent – Corporate Supplier Diversity Development with PPG has endorsed the National Veteran Business Development Council (NVBDC) for its work on behalf of Service Disabled and Veteran Owned Businesses (SD/VOBs) across America. Continue reading PPG TOUTS THE ADVANTAGES OF NVBDC CERTIFICATION.
Recently at the 2017 CEO Breakfast Meeting, Ford Motor Company announced the 2016 spend totals for Minority, Women and Veteran Owned Businesses. “By coming from almost nothing four years ago to announcing a stunning $1.1 Billion spend with Veteran-Owned Businesses in 2016, Ford has set the benchmark that proves Corporations are issuing supplier contracts to Certified Service Disabled and Veteran Owned Businesses (SD/VOBs)” said Keith King, President of the National Veteran Business Development Council (NVBDC). Continue reading Ford Motor Company Announces $1.1 Billion spend with Veteran Owned Businesses
Congratulations, vet! You managed to survive military life and transition out of the military. Now, you’re going to need to acquire some funds, which means you are going to have to enter the civilian job market.
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