MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Dozens of companies will be in Minneapolis on Thursday looking to hire returning war veterans.
TCF Bank Stadium on the University of Minnesota campus is hosting an event called Hiring Our Heroes. It starts at 11 a.m. and will wrap up around 3 p.m.
The companies attending who are looking to hire include the Minneapolis Police Department, Mayo Clinic, TCF Bank, CenterPoint Energy, Siemens, Phillips Medisize and several others.
Military veterans often struggle trying to find jobs when they return from service. This program is an effort to change that.