Veteran opportunity: Free hiring event at Portland's Moda Center

Hosted by RecruitMilitary, this event draws hundreds of people every year. If you're a Veteran, transitioning military personnel, national guard or reserve member, or a spouse, job opportunities will be plentiful, as more than 20 companies are here looking for new hires. You can also expect continuing education and business ownership opportunities.

So head down Portland's Moda Center (1 Center Court, Portland, OR 97227) on Thursday, July 16, from 11am-3pm and find your new job.

To register or find more details, visit All levels of work experience are welcome.

Additionally, the Community Warehouse is hosting a Veterans furniture drive with Mayor Charlie Hales on July 11 from 10am to 1pm at 3969 NE MLK Jr. Blvd., Portland, 97212. Friends, families and volunteers are welcome to drop off donations, enjoy some live music and lemonade while celebrating the Home for Every Veteran initiative - a governmental and social services effort to house all homeless Veterans by the end of 2015.

Posted on July 1, 2015 and filed under events.