Sixth Annual Hiring Red, White & You! Veterans Hiring Fairs



Hiring Red, White & You! Veterans Hiring Fairs


TWC Chairman Andres Alcantar (Allen, Arlington and Dallas events)
TWC Commissioner Representing Employers Ruth R. Hughs (Houston event)
TWC Commissioner Representing Labor Julian Alvarez (Brownsville and Pharr events)


Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017


29 locations across the state

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC), in partnership with 28 local workforce development boards and the Texas Veterans Commission, will host 29 statewide veterans hiring fairs on Thursday, Nov. 9.

TWC's sixth annual Hiring Red, White & You! Statewide Hiring Fair is a joint initiative supported by the Office of the Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Medical Center and the Texas Veterans Commission to connect veterans and their spouses in Texas with employers who are seeking veterans' exceptional skills.

The multi-city event is designed to assist veterans, service members and their spouses as they seek their next career opportunity. Employers participate at no cost and are encouraged to contact their local Workforce Solutions office for more information. Over the past five years, Hiring Red, White & You! has connected more than 58,000 veterans with over 8,400 employers.

Information on how employers and job seekers can participate in Hiring Red, White & You! hiring fairs may be found at Please note that some fair locations may have changed since last year. For information on all veteran workforce services available in Texas, visit


The Texas Workforce Commission is a state agency dedicated to helping Texas employers, workers and communities prosper economically. For details on TWC and the services it offers in coordination with its network of local workforce development boards, call 512-463-8942 or visit To receive notifications about TWC programs and services subscribe to our email updates.