Every spring and fall the Central Florida Disability Chamber hosts the Veterans Business Initiative, a program designed to reintegrate veterans and their families into the workforce and/or assist them with opening a business of their own. This comprehensive program selects approximately 100 of the most highly qualified candidates who wish to develop and refine their business acumen. While participating, individuals will receive the tools, knowledge and personal contacts needed to further their mission of establishing a meaningful career while advancing their education and developing their entrepreneurial skills.
Services Veterans Receive Include:
- • Job leads throughout Central Florida
- • Veteran’s job matching program
- • Entrepreneurship education and training
- • Financial training
- • Personalized resume assistance
- • Self-paced computer training
- • Training grant information
- • Salary and job market information
- • Continuing education
As always, our Local Veteran Employment Representatives and Career Services Consultants will be on sight overseeing sessions, and assisting with the registration and data entry into Employ Florida to ensure a smooth process for our local veterans. We are proud to continue serving the Central Florida veteran community and to play an integral part in their success.
If you know of any veterans who would be interested in applying for selection, please have them email CFDCinfo@nationalEC.org.