|Habitat donation helps communities, prevents landfill trips|
More than 1,100 pieces of enlisted barracks furniture destined for the landfill have instead gone to charity groups and needy citizens in Georgia and northern Florida since January, giving new purpose to residential furniture that would cost DLA to transport and dispose.
|CFC awards honor those who ‘Made it Happen’|
Urged on by the theme to “Make it Happen,” Defense Logistics Agency Headquarters and DLA Energy employees exceeded the organization’s Combined Federal Campaign goal by nearly 3 percent and donated $371,000. A ceremony was held to honor the accomplishment Feb. 25.
|Director visits Richmond, learns about Aviation operations |
Defense Logistics Agency Director Air Force Lt. Gen. Andy Busch visited DLA Aviation Feb. 12 for a meeting with the activity’s senior leaders and a town hall with employees. This was Busch’s first trip to the installation since he served as the DLA Aviation commander.
|Interactive catalog offers timeliest data on maps and imagery|
A new catalog available in DoD EMALL is helping military customers rapidly find the maps they need to locate routes and operating areas, enhancing their ability to respond quickly during operations. The Interactive DLA Map Catalog gives customers the advantage of using online catalog features.
|Busch introduces himself to Energy workforce|
Defense Logistics Agency Director Air Force Lt. Gen. Andy Busch shared his thoughts on the agency and his vision for its future during a town hall with DLA Energy employees Feb. 10 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex.
|Performance centers on civil rights activist |
The vocal, intellectual and physical talents of civil rights activist Paul Robeson were used to illustrate the success of African Americans striving for equality during a African American History Month observance Feb. 11 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex.
|Nominations for DLA Hall of Fame due March 13|
Current and former DLA employees have until March 13 to submit nominations of former DLA employees for the 2014 DLA Hall of Fame. Former agency civilian or military members can be nominated. A ceremony to recognize selectees is tentatively scheduled for mid-July at DLA Headquarters.