WWE today announced a new partnership with Hire Heroes USA, an organization committed to serving U.S. military veterans through personalized and customized job search training and assistance. To support Hire Heroes USA’s mission, WWE will make a donation and utilize all its assets, including TV broadcasts, live events, digital and social media to generate awareness and raise funds.
“WWE has a clear commitment to supporting the US military and the top organizations that help military veterans and their families,” said Brian Stann, President and CEO of Hire Heroes USA and also an MMA fighter with the UFC. “Like us, WWE follows verbal support with action, making a tangible difference in the lives of those who have sacrificed so much in defense of this nation. We are proud to partner with WWE so that together we can help reduce veteran unemployment.”
WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon said that it’s an honor for WWE to partner with the organization and support programs that will help the veterans, adding that the WWE has a long history with the U.S. military and they are extremely grateful for their sacrifices.