Iowa Workforce Development Plans Veterans Activities


For Immediate Release: November 6, 2009
Contact: Kerry Koonce
Telephone: (515) 281-9646

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Iowa Workforce Development Plans Veterans Activities
Nadas to Perform at Free Concert on the 11th

DES MOINES – Iowa Workforce Development will host a number of veterans’ related activities in support of Veterans Day on November 11th.

On Tuesday, November 10th, “Career Services Day” will kick-off at 11:00AM at the Des Moines Botanical Center with a reading of Governor Culver’s proclamation to declare the week as “Hire Vets First” week. A multitude of services, such as résumé critique, mock interviews, dressing for success, job search techniques, how to use social media and others will be explored.

On Veterans’ Day, Wednesday, November 11th, the Nadas will host an acoustical concert, free to the general public, from 12:30 – 2:30PM at the Veterans’ Memorial Auditorium. Donations will be accepted on behalf of the Iowa Veterans Trust Fund.