WHEREAS, as employers of residents of the Great State of Missouri, we acknowledge the great burdens and sacrifices our Armed Forces have made in order to preserve our national security; and
WHEREAS, we recognize that many of these patriotic men and women who have served, and continue to serve, voluntarily in an essential and honorable profession are seeking work with Missouri employers, both public and private; and
WHEREAS, we accept that our Veterans and members of our National Guard and Reserve possess the degree of training, education, motivation, and character that will prove vital to Missouri’s successful navigation of the current and future economic climate.
NOW THEREFORE, we unite with other Missouri employers in pledging that:
- We will reach out to Missouri’s Veterans and members of our National Guard and Reserve in order to employ excellence in Missouri’s workforce.
- We will take full advantage of Show-Me Heroes to effectively match qualified Veteran and National Guard and Reserve job seekers with appropriate job openings.
- We will provide increased employment interview occasions and enhanced hiring opportunities to our Veterans and members of the National Guard and Reserve in the Great State of Missouri.