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Returning service men and women to receive ultimate fan experience during January 2nd game at the United Center
CHICAGO, December 26, 2013 To support local military personnel who recently returned from deployments overseas, AT&T* is working with USO Illinois to offer the ultimate Chicago Bulls fan experience to 20 service men and women and a guest of their choosing. These service members will be honored during the January 2nd home game against the Boston Celtics with a chance to play basketball on the Chicago Bulls home court. Service members and their guests will enjoy a buffet dinner, receive Bulls merchandise and meet with legendary Bulls alumni. By teaming with USO Illinois and the Chicago Bulls, we are able to show our gratitude for these brave men and women that have sacrificed so much for our country. We want to thank them for their extraordinary service and welcome them home with a chance to relax and spend time with their loved ones at the game, said Dave Fine, vice president and general manager of AT&T Illinois & Wisconsin.

Supporting veterans, active military personnel and their families is an AT&T tradition. AT&T recently announced plans to hire 10,000 veterans and their family members over the next five years, supporting the Joining Forces Initiative. AT&T is leading an initiative with JPMorgan Chase and the 100,000 Jobs Mission to create the veteran talent exchange, AT&T has launched a military spouse career site for portable and virtual careers across our U.S. locations and shares testimonials from our military spouse employees. AT&T was named one of 2012s Best Military Talent Programs by Electronic Recruiting Exchange, the premier recruiting industry association.

AT&T has been recognized on the GI Jobs Top 100 Military Friendly Employer List for nine years running. The Military Times EDGE Best for Vets ranked AT&T No. 12 for 2013. The AT&T Veterans employee resource group has more than 7,000 members. The group, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, mobilizes veterans employed by AT&T in community outreach and volunteerism opportunities, and participates as recruitment ambassadors at veteran career events and through AT&Ts Careers for Veterans job search advisor program. The group held more than a dozen events across the country throughout April to celebrate its anniversary.

*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

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