Continuum Veterans Foundation, helping returning troops to find jobs in the IT industry, is celebrating its contributions to the success of Hire Heroes USA. The national nonprofit organization recently announced confirming its 10,000th veteran hired since 2007. Continuum Veterans Foundation, established by Continuum Managed Services, donated $50,000 to Hire Heroes USA last November, marking the third straight year of support to its mission.
In the second quarter of 2016 alone, Hire Heroes USA has assisted a record 1,760 veterans to secure civilian jobs.
Jeanne Hopkins, Board Director at Continuum Veterans Foundation and Senior Vice President & CMO at Continuum, had this to say about the impact of Hire Heroes USA.
“We congratulate Hire Heroes USA for its success in assisting a record number of veterans in finding civilian jobs this year. We are delighted to continue our support of the organization’s great work – in honor of veterans across the country.”
Hire Heroes USA also announced recently that the nonprofit is experiencing more than 200 percent year-over-year growth in helping transitioning military launch successful civilian careers. The bullets below are just a few of the accomplishments that Hire Heroes USA has seen in the second quarter of 2016.
Brian Stann, Chief Executive Officer of Hire Heroes USA and combat veteran, talked about the importance of support from donors like Continuum Veterans Foundation.
“Thanks to the generous support of our individual and corporate donors like Continuum Veterans Foundation, Hire Heroes USA has emerged as the best-in-class, national nonprofit organization within its category. There are big obstacles for veterans to find job opportunities that optimize their military training and experience. We provide a concierge experience for clients during the job search process and work with great partners who are making a concerted effort to support veteran hiring. The result is the most economically effective approach to this type of high-touch employment guidance.”