Veterans and Military Families
Honoring Veterans Across the Country
At Charter, we take pride in being named one of Forbes’ Best Employers for Veterans, and our commitment to veterans, Guard, Reserve members, the military spouse community, and their families is strong. That’s one of the many reasons we remain engaged with community organizations that focus on uplifting the veteran and military community.
January 3, 2022
Charter’s Continuing Commitment to Veterans
While 2020 and the COVID-19 pandemic have changed a lot of things about our day-to-day life, Charter’s commitment to our veterans and their families remains as strong as ever. As the nation pauses on Veterans Day to honor our veterans and those who continue to serve in the Guard or Reserves, Charter is proud to be helping veterans build careers in a growing and important field.
November 11, 2020
Take a Veteran to School: Real Life Heroes in the Classroom
Each year, Charter teams up with HISTORY®’s Take a Veteran to School initiative to connect veterans with elementary, middle and high school students, so they can share their important perspective what being a veteran means to them. This year, working with schools, veterans’ councils and elected officials, Charter is proud to sponsor over 30 events across our 41-state footprint to educate and inspire students, and bring military service to life.
November 20, 2019
Supporting Our Veterans & Strengthening Our Workforce Through Apprenticeships
November 4, 2019
Honoring Our Veterans with Take A Veteran To School Day
November 26, 2018
Think Forward to A Future of Connectivity
At Charter, we think forward – we’re doing the work today to help build a better connected America tomorrow. That’s why we’re investing in next-generation technologies, while continuing to build a strong, diverse, locally based workforce and investing in our state-of-the-art infrastructure.
April 13, 2018
Charter Partners with History Channel to Connect Veterans with Their Communities
Veterans Day is a time for the nation to pause and thank the brave men and women who have served our country.
November 10, 2017
Working Together to Help Veterans Transition to the 21st Century Economy
In recognition of Veterans Day, Charter hosted a conversation – “Transitioning 21st Century Warriors Into the 21st Century Workforce” – to discuss how the private sector can do more to help veterans transition to civilian life. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Representatives Richard Hudson (R-NC) and Mark Takano (D-CA) opened the event with compelling remarks about the sacrifices veterans have made in their service to our country, followed by a panel discussion on how the public and private sectors can work together to create new recruitment, training and hiring opportunities for veterans and military spouses.
November 9, 2017
Join an Important Conversation: Transitioning 21st Century Warriors Into the 21st Century Workforce
Tomorrow morning, we’re hosting an important conversation at our Washington, D.C. office about helping the men and women who served in our armed forces smoothly transition back into civilian life after completing their military service.
November 7, 2017
Investing in Veterans, Building the American Dream
As we celebrate Veterans Day, we are thinking about the men and women who have served our country overseas and here at home. At Charter, we’re focused on supporting them and their families as they transition to civilian life. Veterans play a significant role in our workforce and are represented across all business units and in varying levels of the organization.
November 6, 2017
U.S. Department of Labor Blog: DOL Program Helps Former Marine Provide for Family
Henry Benavidez found himself at a professional crossroads when a death in his family prematurely ended his Marine Corps career. After the service granted him a hardship separation, he moved with his wife back home to Bakersfield, California, where he bounced from job to job.
October 20, 2017
Proudly Providing Career Opportunities for Military Spouses
Every day, Charter’s more than 92,000 employees help us deliver better products and services under the Spectrum brand to our customers across our 41 state footprint. And we’re committed to hiring 20,000 workers by 2020, primarily by ending our reliance on offshore call centers. To grow our highly-skilled, diverse and insourced workforce we’re hiring more veterans and increasing employment opportunities for military spouses as well.
October 2, 2017
Charter Communications Testimony: House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
Good afternoon, Chairman Arrington, Ranking Member O’Rourke and distinguished members of the subcommittee, I am Paul Marchand, Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer at Charter Communications.
September 27, 2017
North State Journal: New resource center moves soldiers from the military to the job market
FAYETTEVILLE — As of last week soldiers on Fort Bragg can walk through these doors and into a new civilian life. Whether they are interested in health care, construction, transportation, technology or any field, they can chart their course here.
July 26, 2017
Providing Military Service Members Pathways to Civilian Life
Today, Charter was proud to stand with active U.S. Army personnel at Fort Bragg in North Carolina for the opening of a new career resource center that will help companies like ours recruit, train and hire veterans who are finishing their military service and transitioning to civilian life. Partnering with Fort Bragg, Charter will offer a new program that will provide active duty service men and women the opportunity to explore and acquire training for a career with us as a field technician.
July 20, 2017
St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Opinion: Creating career opportunities for veterans strengthens businesses
Every minute of every day, we all benefit from the work of our military. As much as we admire and respect the contributions of our men and women in uniform, we can never do enough to demonstrate our gratitude for their sacrifices. These men and women have the experience and fortitude to contribute greatly to our country, including our businesses, after they leave military service.
June 6, 2017
Multichannel News: Charter Expands Broadband Technician Program for Veterans
Charter said it is expanding its five-state Broadband Technician Apprenticeship Program to its entire 41-state footprint.
May 31, 2017
Charter Values its Military Veterans
Charter is proud to support military veterans transitioning back into civilian life. Through proactive recruitment and expanded outreach, the company is committed to building a highly skilled and diverse workforce that is inclusive for all.
November 11, 2016