Tulsa Job Fair Caters To Local Veterans

Veterans looking for jobs have the chance Tuesday to meet with hiring employers.

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce's National Chamber Foundation and The American Legion will host "Hiring Our Heroes - Tulsa," a hiring fair for veterans and military spouses. Several employers are expected to participate with jobs available for veterans and military spouses of all ranks and levels of experience. Companies range from America's biggest employers to small companies from across the region.

The event is on December 4 at Central Park Hall at the Expo Square Fairgrounds from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Since its launch in March 2011, Hiring Our Heroes has held more than 360 hiring fairs nationwide, helping more than 14,000 veterans and military spouses find employment. This event is also part of Hiring 500,000 Heroes, a national campaign announced by the U.S. Chamber, National Chamber Foundation, and Capital One, to engage the business community in committing to hire 500,000 veterans and military spouses by the end of 2014.

Employers who would like to participate may go to to register.

Job Seekers are encouraged to pre-register at no cost at Proof of military service is required.. Additional information is available at