Sealed Air and Hope For The Warriors® Commemorate Memorial Day

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Sealed Air and Hope For The Warriors® Commemorate Memorial Day

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Friday, May 22, 2015 - 2:00pm

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CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Hope For The Warriors®, and its corporate partner, Sealed Air, have joined together to announce the company’s support for transitional programs such as re-entering the workforce. “We believe those touched by military service can succeed at home by restoring their sense of self, family, and hope,” said James Whaley, Vice President of Global Corporate Communications. “Nationally, Hope For The Warriors® provides comprehensive support programs for service members, veterans, and military families that are focused on transition, health and wellness, peer engagement, and connections to community resources.”

Sealed Air is a U.S.-based multinational manufacturing corporation with over 24,000 employees serving 175 countries. Last year, the company launched its Veterans Network, a global initiative for all employees who have either served in the military or who are interested in supporting veterans.

Hope For The Warriors® programs support the transitional goals of the service member, veteran, and family members. Hope For The Warriors® works closely with employers to create program opportunities for service members and spouses as they prepare for their transition out of the military. Partnerships with universities are built to meet the needs of today's veteran college student and scholarships are awarded to both spouses and caregivers, recognizing and supporting the new role shouldered within their families. Program work is completed through various platforms, including intensive multi-day programs, one-day seminars, educational webinars, one-on-one mentoring, and more.

“Our partnership with Sealed Air reflects our mutual dedication to honor those who served,” said Robin Kelleher, Hope For The Warriors® President.

About Hope For The Warriors®
Hope For The Warriors® Career Transition & Education programs support the career and educational goals of the service member, veteran, and family members. The team works closely with employers to create program opportunities for service members and spouses as they prepare for their transition out of the military. Partnerships with universities are built to meet the needs of today's veteran college student. Program work is completed through intensive multi-day programs, one-day seminars, educational webinars, one-on-one mentoring, and more.

The mission of Hope For The Warriors® (http://www.hopeforthewarriors.org) is to enhance the quality of life for post-9/11 service members, their families, and families of the fallen who have sustained physical and psychological wounds in the line of duty. Hope For The Warriors® is dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring hope for our service members and our military families.

Hope For The Warriors® has earned a Four-Star rating from Charity Navigator (http://www.charitynavigator.org) for three consecutive years. Charity Navigator is an independent organization that evaluates fiscal responsibility and accountability of nonprofits.

Hope For The Warriors® (Federal Tax ID 20-5182295) is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charity as defined in sections 509(A)(1) and 170(B)(1)(A)(VI) of the Internal Revenue Code. Combined Federal Campaign, CFC #27800.

About Sealed Air
Sealed Air Corporation creates a world that feels, tastes and works better. In 2014, the Company generated revenue of approximately $7.8 billion by helping our customers achieve their sustainability goals in the face of today’s biggest social and environmental challenges. Our portfolio of widely recognized brands, including Cryovac® brand food packaging solutions, Bubble Wrap® brand cushioning and Diversey® cleaning and hygiene solutions, enables a safer and less wasteful food supply chain, protects valuable goods shipped around the world, and improves health through clean environments.

Sealed Air has approximately 24,000 employees who serve customers in 175 countries. To learn more, visit www.sealedair.com.

 

Contact

Anne Barnwell
+1 (910) 554-1505
Hope For The Warriors®
Ken Aurichio
+1 (201) 703-4164
Sealed Air
Keywords: Philanthropy & Cause Initiatives | Hope for the Warriors | Sealed Air | Social Impact & Volunteering | Veterans | memorial day | veteran employment | workforce development

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