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Schultz Family Foundation, U.S. Department of Defense Join with Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families to Launch Innovative Military Transition Program

Date Posted: Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Category: Employment - National

The Schultz Family Foundation (SFF), the U.S. Department of Defense and the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University (IVMF) launched "Onward to Opportunity," a groundbreaking national program that will deliver tailored, industry-specific training and certifications to service members and spouses on U.S. military bases prior to transition. Program participants with develop skill sets to immediately qualify them to work for leading U.S. companies, resulting in a seamless transition from military careers to civilian employment. In 2015, "Onward to Opportunity," supported by a unique coalition of Fortune 500 corporations, government agencies and nonprofits, will launch nationwide on up to six military bases and communities.

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