The Hiring Our Heroes job fair will head to Biloxi on Aug. 5 with more than 30 employers expected to be on hand. The event is for veterans and military spouses and will be held at the Biloxi Civic Center on Howard Avenue from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.
According to a release, the event, hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, with Call of Duty Endowment as the lead sponsor, will feature companies ranging from America's largest employers to regional companies.
There will also be a free employment workshop, beginning at 8:30 a.m., that will focus on resume writing, interview skills and job search techniques.
Interested job seekers are asked to RSVP at hiringourheroes.org. Walk-ins at the event are allowed, but veterans must show proof of service.
Per the release, 24,000 veterans and military spouses have been hired through more than 750 job fairs since Hiring Our Heroes was founded in March 2011.