November 11 is Veterans Day, and we take the time to honor those who have served in the military and thank them for their dedication to their country. We can also acknowledge companies that hire from the military community and offer programs to support veterans and their families.
These companies have hired military personnel and/or have programs supporting veterans. You can support any of these stores by shopping this Veterans Day.
As a member of the Veteran Jobs Mission, Target has pledged to hire more U.S. military veterans. They’ve already hired 300,000 veterans, with a goal to hire 1 million U.S. military veterans by 2020. Through November 11, military personnel, veterans and their families receive 10% off their orders, and you can use these Target coupons and offers for more great deals.
Starbucks has announced they’re committed to hiring 25,000 veterans and military spouses by 2025, and have hired over 12,000 veterans since 2013. The company has donated over 2.5 million cups of coffee to deployed service members this year alone. CEO Howard Schultz has also donated $30 million to help fund PTS and brain trauma research. Be sure to use these Starbucks coupons, offers and deals to save money and support the troops.
Walgreens has a long history of supporting American troops and veterans. The company has provided decades of donation and product drives, and extends company benefits to employees called to active service. Walgreens is offering a 20% discount at select store locations, and you can also use these coupons, offers and deals to help.
Verizon Wireless has over 11,000 military personnel on staff, and a 5 percent recruiting budget earmarked for veterans. They also offer full benefits to active duty service members. You can support the companies efforts with these Verizon deals and offers on your next purchase.
The Home Depot
The Home Depot looks to provide career opportunities for current and former members of the military. The company made a commitment to hire 55,000 veterans in 5 years, and reached this goal two years ahead of schedule. You can learn more about their initiatives, and use these Home Depot coupons, offers and deals.