The Call of Duty Endowment (CODE) announced today that on December 11th the The United States Army and United Kingdom will be coming together to raise awareness and funds for veteran employment. For the first time ever all 5 U.S. Department of Defence military branches and the UK will compete with there own esports team.
“We are proud to have the United States and the United Kingdom militaries come together to participate in the C.O.D.E. Bowl,” said Dan Goldenberg, Executive Director of the Call of Duty Endowment. “This will be the first time all military branches have come together for a spirited eSports competition with the added bonus of raising awareness for veteran employment and we couldn’t be more excited to partner with USAA to make this happen.”
The C.O.D.E Bowl event will kick off at 6:00pm GMT December 11th and will feature eight teams all captained by a popular Call of Duty streamer and will fight in the newly released Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War.
The Call of Duty Endowment previously funded the placement of more than 77,000 vets into high quality employment since its creation and aims to place 100,000 veterans in high quality jobs by 2024. You can find out more at https://www.callofdutyendowment.org/help