ManpowerGroup Sponsors Wounded Warrior Amputee VS. Green Bay Packer and NFL Alumni Flag Football Challenge

 ManpowerGroup Sponsors Wounded Warrior Amputee VS. Green Bay Packer and NFL
                        Alumni Flag Football Challenge

PR Newswire

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 7, 2013

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --ManpowerGroup, the world leader in
innovative workforce solutions and proud supporter of military veterans, will
sponsor the first Wounded Warrior vs. Green Bay Packer/NFL Alumni Flag
Football Challenge, to be held Saturday, August 10 at 6 p.m. at St. Norbert
College in De Pere, Wis. At the event, the Wounded Warrior Amputee Football
Team, comprised of men and women who lost a limb in Iraq or Afghanistan, will
compete against a team of former Green Bay Packers and other NFL alumni in a
game of flag football. All proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the
Wounded Warrior Amputee Football Team, a non-profit disability advocacy and
support organization.


The Challenge will be hosted by Green Bay Packer Alum Jerry Kramer. In
addition, recent Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee and former Green Bay
Packer Dave Robinson will make his first local public appearance since his
Hall of Fame induction. Also participating will be former NFL players
including Ahman Green, Don Beebe, Chris Jacke, Bill Schroeder, Harry Sydney
and Randy Wright. The event starts at 6 p.m. and there will be free photo and
autograph sessions for ticket holders.

"ManpowerGroup is proud to support this event that showcases American heroes
achieving all that is humanly possible and realizing their potential on the
field and in life," said Julie Cole, ManpowerGroup Vice President of
Marketing, North America. "ManpowerGroup is fully committed to helping all
military veterans make an effective transition to the civilian workforce and
find meaningful employment."

One of Manpower's programs to transition military veterans to the workforce is
Project Ability, which is a national disability employment program. In
collaboration with employers and community organizations, Project Ability
helps job seekers with disabilities and veterans find meaningful, rewarding
employment opportunities. At the same time, Project Ability helps employers
hire for hard-to-fill jobs with targeted recruitment strategies, and
successfully implement or expand diversity and inclusion programs with
disability awareness and accommodation training. For more information, please

For more information about tickets and event details for the Wounded Warrior
Flag Football Challenge, visit

About ManpowerGroup – United States
ManpowerGroup^™ is an innovative workforce solutions company specializing in
temporary and permanent recruitment, career management, outsourcing and HR
consulting. Founded in 1948, Milwaukee-based ManpowerGroup is a $22 billion
company with offices in more than 80 countries and territories around the
world. Each day, ManpowerGroup connects more than 630,000 people to
meaningful work through its relationships with 400,000 clients worldwide. In
the United States, ManpowerGroup operates more than 500 offices through its
family of companies, including Manpower^®, Experis^™, ManpowerGroup^™
Solutions and Right Management^®. To learn more, visit

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