The U.S. Chamber hosted the Hiring Our Heroes job fair
for military spouses at Fort Stewart.
The job fair is also for transitioning service members,
guard, reserves and veterans. The goal is to help improve the lives of military
families by offering them an opportunity to get out of unemployment and
underemployment. Participating companies ranged from America's biggest
employers to several small businesses.
"Well, I mean, there's
a lot going on with budgets and strength. You know, when we first started the
war, we need a lot of people, now they're downsizing us. So, it's always nice
to keep a plan B,C & even D, just in case anything happens," said
Since its launch in March 2011, Hiring Our Heroes has
been able to help more than 100,000 veterans and military spouses find