VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — The Virginia Chamber Foundation and the V3 Transition Program are hosting a networking event for members of the military community.

The “Hire Vets Now” career networking event will be held on October 6, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Oceana Conference Center, located at 906 G Ave., Building 480, in Virginia Beach.

Whether you’re a military spouse, a transitioning service member or a veteran looking to start a career in the civilian sector, you’re invited to participate and gain knowledge.

Participants can expect to receive resume writing assistance, career counseling, be able to connect with DOD-approved SkillBridge opportunities, and a free lunch.

Local employers participating in the event include Chesapeake Public Schools, Navy Exchange, The Barry Robinson Center, the City of Norfolk, S.L. Nusbaum, and more.

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