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Military Resource Fair: March 28

To kick off the Salute to Military Families, presented by your Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana Kia Dealers, the Chicago Wolves are hosting a pregame Military Resource Fair March 28 at Allstate Arena.

Attendees receive the chance to gather information and interact with various non-profits, companies and governmental agencies. Veterans can get information and ask direct questions about services and programs designed for them and their families, whether they are getting ready to be deployed or transitioning back to civilian life for the first time.

In addition, there will be companies looking to hire veterans and IL SHRM professionals will be on-site to help with resume and LinkedIn evaluation for veterans and their spouses.

Event Info:

4 P.M.
Skyline Room Doors Open
Skyline Room, 10401 Lunt Street (across from the North entrance to Allstate Arena)

4:15 P.M.
Presentation of Colors, Pledge of Allegiance and National Anthem
DuPage Honor Guard and Wayne Messmer

Military Resource Fair Opens
Veterans and Spouse Resume and LinkedIn Review
Sponsored by IL SHRM and SHRM Foundation

5:30 P.M.
Military Resource Fair Veterans Panel
From the Battlefield to the Boardroom: Veterans discuss the challenges they experienced moving from military to civilian lives and answer your questions.

  • Military Skills Translation to Civilian Skills
  • Career Advice from Veterans
  • Community Partners and Support Program

6:30 P.M.
Military Resource Fair Closes

7:00 P.M.
Chicago Wolves vs San Antonio Rampage

To learn more about the Salute to Military Families and the Military Resource Fair, to purchase tickets or to sponsor a veteran and his family, please email veterans@chicagowolves.com or call 1-800-THE-WOLVES.

Many of our presenting and supporting partners have purchased tickets with plans to donate them as a way to express their thanks to our veterans and their families for their service. to claim these tickets and register for the Resource Fair.

For Active, Reserve and Veteran Military Families Only – May be required to show military identification at Will Call.

2019 Participating organizations include:

 

Keep checking this page as more participating organizations are confirmed.

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*Note for spectators with noise and sound sensitivity: The Chicago Wolves have an award winning fireworks and laser show – created by the same company that created the pyrotechnics for this year’s Super Bowl halftime show. Please be aware that as part of the experience, the Wolves set off brief but loud fireworks during introductions and following the first two Wolves goals.