There are 42,000 veterans who live in the Coastal Bend.

And after honorably serving for our country many of them are now out of work.

But thanks to Goodwill Industries of South Texas and a grant from The Texas Veterans Commission Fund these men and women will be able to find their path to employment.

It's all part of the Job Readiness Training Program under Goodwill.

JCPenney's also helped by allowing the men and women to select the best interview wardrobe from its department store.

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