Patty Williams, United States Army Veteran and current Avis Budget Group employee
Avis Budget Group is an action-packed, high-energy company with a strong drive to move things forward. We are committed to hiring veterans and providing our nation's heroes with opportunities to work for a company that truly honors their service and supports their transition back into the workforce.Military Skills Translator ►
As part of the 100,000 Jobs Mission, Avis Budget Group has pledged to assist in the coalition’s goal to hire 100,000 transitioning service members and military veterans by 2020. The coalition’s members are committed to working together, sharing best recruiting and employment practices and reporting hiring results. The 100,000 Jobs Mission members have hired over 200,000 veterans and have expanded the coalition to include like-minded companies that are equally committed to hiring veterans and sharing best practices to help solve the public challenge of veteran unemployment.
Avis Budget Group attends many veteran job fairs sponsored by 100,000 Jobs Mission, Hiring Our Heroes and other veteran organizations.
Budget Rent A Car supports the Wounded Warrior Program, a nonprofit non-partisan organization, in its efforts to raise awareness of severely-injured servicemen and women and to provide much needed assistance to these veterans and their families. Budget provides transportation assistance as well as support for fundraising to enable the Wounded Warrior Project to further its efforts. To reserve a car and have part of the proceeds donated to the Wounded Warrior Project, click here.
Avis Budget Group also supports Veterans Across America and the USO, which are nonprofit organizations dedicated to creating employment demand for America's veterans in collaboration with a broad network of leaders of American business and other organizations.
We are proud to say that we have a number of former servicemen and servicewomen among our staff, at all levels of our organization. They bring with them valuable knowledge and skills that are successfully applied in our work environment and have proven to thrive in their roles here. The video below was featured on “InView,” an educational TV program hosted by broadcast legend Larry King, highlighting Avis Budget Group's military hiring initiatives.
The video to the right features one of our military veterans speaking about why she chose Avis Budget Group and how her military skills have translated into her civilian career.
The video below was featured on InView, an educational TV program hosted by Larry King, highlighting Avis Budget Group's military hiring initiatives.