Week in McLean

Week in McLean

Walmart Hiring for 200 Jobs in New Tysons Store Walmart will hire approximately 200 associates to work at the new Walmart slated to open this summer in Tysons Corner at Leesburg Pike Road and Westwood Center Drive. A temporary hiring center has opened at 8603 Westwood Center Drive, Suite 200, in Vienna. Applications will be accepted from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, and by appointment Saturdays. Interested applicants may also apply online at http://careers.walmart.com.

Through Walmart’s Veterans Welcome Home Commitment, the company will offer a job to any qualified veteran who has been honorably discharged within the past 12 months.* Interested veterans may find out more at http://walmartcareerswithamission.com/.

According to Store Manager Marty Reighard, the store will be hiring both full- and part-time associates. Applicants will be interviewing for a range of the 92 jobs to be offered at the Tysons store including management, pharmacy, human resources, customer service, cashiers and sales associates, among others. In total, about 200 people will be hired in mostly full-time positions. The majority of new associates will begin work in June to help prepare the store for its grand opening.

*Veterans must be within 12 months of active duty and meet Walmart’s standard hiring criteria.

Charity Dinner for McLean Project for the Arts

A fundraiser for McLean Project for the Arts has been announced by HBC Realty Group’s (Keller Williams Realty) Community Charity Champions. Come to dinner on Tuesday, July 9, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Pulcinella Italian Host in McLean to support McLean Project for the Arts. Enjoy dinner and know that approximately 70 percent of the proceeds from food and drink will go to the charity, as long as the diner brings the flyer for the event. Contact HBC Realty Group at 703-734-0192 or visit www.HBCRealtyGroup.com to receive a flyer.

MPA is a non-profit visual arts center founded in 1962 to exhibit the work of emerging and established regional artists.

Sponsors of the event are: Karen Briscoe and Lizzy Conroy with the HBC Realty Group of Keller Williams Realty, Betty Sparkman and Chris Lara of Reveal Remodel, Richard Moroscak with EagleBank, Kevin Dougherty of Pillar to Post Home Inspections, Marcus Simon with EKKO Title, Moe Jebali of Pulcinella Italian Host, and One to One Fitness Centers.

Shelter House to Host Annual Meeting and Volunteer Awards

Shelter House, Inc. will be hosting “Changing Lives Annual Meeting & Volunteer Awards” from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 25, at the Capital One headquarters in McLean (1680 Capital One Drive, McLean). Light refreshments will be provided as the participants discuss the impact volunteers and programs have had over the last year and outline the vision for what is to come.

During the Volunteer Awards portion of the evening, Shelter House will recognize and thank those volunteers and partners who have helped to make Shelter House the premier organization in preventing and ending homelessness and domestic violence in Fairfax County. Attire is business casual. Individuals can register at the registration website:

http://shelterhouse.givezooks.com/events/changing-lives-annual-meeting. There is no fee for attendance.

For more information about Shelter House visit www.shelterhouse.org.