The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, University of North Carolina Wilmington and Fort Bragg are hosting a hiring event for military spouses.
Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair for Military Spouses will be held at the Iron Mike Conference Center. The fair will begin with a networking reception Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. The hiring fair will take place Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. To attend the fair, job seekers should pre register online at
The job fair is part of the Hiring Our Heroes Military Spouse Program which is dedicated to advancing the careers of military spouses by hosting hiring events and connecting spouses face-to-face with employers. Many state and international employers are expected to be at this event.
The Hiring Our Heroes initiative was launched in 2008 as a way for spouses and military members transitioning out of the Army to find employment. Working with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Hiring Our Heroes has helped thousands of Soldiers find viable employment. For more information about Hiring Our Heroes, visit