BRIEF: Veterans and military job fair, fundraiser for homeless vets planned
Nov 07, 2012 (The Providence Journal - McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) --
WARWICK, R.I. -- A free "Hiring our Heroes" job fair for veterans and military members and their spouses will be from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at the Community College of Rhode Island, 400 East Ave.
The fair is sponsored by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and its Rhode Island affiliate, the state Department of Labor and Training, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, and others. Registration for employers and job seekers at the Hiring Our Heroes site. More information is available at www.uschamber.com or by calling 202-463-5807.
Another Veterans Day-related event, the Women Warriors lunch, will begin 11:30 a.m. Monday at the Quidnessett Country Club, North Kingstown. Proceeds to benefit Operation Stand Down Rhode Island and homeless veterans. Details at the OTSD site.
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