Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 29, 2013
Hope For The Warriors® will hold its first Above & Beyond Seminar specifically for Women Veterans in Washington D.C. in January 2014. This seminar will be conducted as part of the Education & Employment program and Women Veterans Initiative of Hope For The Warriors®. Hope For The Warriors® is a national nonprofit organization that assists post-9/11 service members, their families, and families of the fallen who have sustained physical and psychological wounds in the line of duty.
The Above & Beyond Program provides the professional tools and one-on-one guidance for wounded service members to transfer their military skills into the civilian workplace. Participants will develop a personal and professional plan customized to individual needs and interests. These plans may encompass both life and career goals and may include continuing education, employment opportunities and business development.
For the upcoming seminar, Hope For The Warriors® is reaching out to the local community for the following:
- Women veteran participants
- Human Resource Experts to present on job-related topics, critique resumes and more
- Volunteer support for assistance with set up and more
- Donated space to hold seminar; Georgetown area and surrounding locations preferred
- General donations and sponsorship to fund meals, lodging, travel, etc.
If you are a woman veteran interested in participating in the Above & Beyond Seminar, please contact Dana Thompson at dthompson(at)hopeforthewarriors(dot)org. Sponsors, donors and volunteers interested in contributing to this event, please contact Laura Halligan at 703.909.7876 or lhalligan(at)hopeforthewarriors(dot)org.
The mission of Hope For The Warriors® (http://www.hopeforthewarriors.org) is to enhance the quality of life for post-9/11 service members, their families, and families of the fallen who have sustained physical and psychological wounds in the line of duty. Hope For The Warriors® is dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring hope for our service members and our military families.
Hope For The Warriors® has earned a Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator (http://www.charitynavigator.org) for two consecutive years. Charity Navigator is an independent organization that evaluates fiscal responsibility and accountability of nonprofits.
Hope For The Warriors® (Federal Tax ID 20-5182295) is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charity as defined in sections 509(A)(1) and 170(B)(1)(A)(VI) of the Internal Revenue Code. Combined Federal Campaign, CFC #27800.