Easter Seals http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati businesses ramp up military veteran recruiting http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-businesses-ramp-military-veteran-recruiting <P>Greater Cincinnati companies, including Total Quality Logistics (TQL), GE, US Bank and Horseshoe Casino, are learning to better recruit, hire and retain local veterans.</P> <P>A military publication, <A href="http://www.stripes.com/number-of-unemployed-veterans-up-150-000-in-four-months-1.206130">Stars and Stripes</A>, reports<STRONG> nationwide,&nbsp;the number of unemployed veterans is up 150,000 in four months</STRONG>. Mon, 10 Jun 2013 22:12:53 +0000 Ann Thompson 13627 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati businesses ramp up military veteran recruiting Identifying the gaps in Greater Cincinnati veterans services http://wvxu.org/post/identifying-gaps-greater-cincinnati-veterans-services <P align=left>Greater Cincinnati community leaders are beginning to map veterans services for the region. The first of five so-called "convening" sessions is Tuesday.</P> <P align=left>Retired Col. <A href="http://www.public.navy.mil/donaa/WWBiographies/Sutherland%20Bio%20-%20October%202011.pdf">David W. Sutherland</A>, a former commander for Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm and Operation Iraqi Freedom knows what problems returning veterans face. He is one.</P> <P align=left>"Understand that war is vile. Mon, 04 Feb 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 8731 at http://wvxu.org Identifying the gaps in Greater Cincinnati veterans services Launching a new program for Cincinnati veterans http://wvxu.org/post/launching-new-program-cincinnati-veterans <P align=left>Three Cincinnati charitable organizations are banding together to help veterans with disabling injuries get help and find work.</P> <P align=left>Navigating federal, state and local organizations is not easy as a returning veteran. Some people are looking for information on the G-I bill, some need assistance paying their bills, and others are trying to find a job. <A href="http://swohio.easterseals.com/site/PageServer?pagename=OHIN_about_us">Easter Seals Tri-State </A>is helping to pool available resources. Mon, 29 Oct 2012 21:10:34 +0000 Ann Thompson 5503 at http://wvxu.org Launching a new program for Cincinnati veterans