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2010-08-30 13:30:00

Program shows military veterans what it takes to gain entry into the building trades ADDISON, Ill., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Military veterans in Northeastern Illinois are invited to a free Open House to learn about careers in the Bricklaying, Tuck Pointing, Tile Setting and Plastering trades. The program is scheduled for September 21, 2010, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. It is sponsored by Helmets to Hardhats, a non-profit organization that helps veterans find careers in the...

2009-09-04 15:15:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Helmets to Hardhats has launched a new website to help veterans better prepare for reentry into civilian life. Helmets to Hardhats (H2H) is a non-profit program that connects transitioning military servicemembers to quality career opportunities in the construction industry. The new website, called Good to Go (G2G) (www.areyoug2g.com), provides servicemembers with customizable checklists covering everything from employment and housing to goal setting...

2009-07-02 15:19:00

WASHINGTON, July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army Reserve launched a partnership today, under the Army Reserve Employer Partnership Initiative, with Helmets to Hardhats, a nonprofit program that connects America's military service members with quality career opportunities in the building and construction trades. For the first time since EPI's inception, the Army National Guard will also benefit from this partnership. This joint venture will enable each organization to recruit...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'