DLA News Archive

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Dec. 31, 2022

DLA surplus helps vets

Hundreds of annual "stand down" events feature free military surplus property from DLA and link homeless and at-risk veterans with resources to improve their lives.

Dec. 20, 2022

Battle Creek MWR host Children’s Holiday Party

Battle Creek Morale, Welfare and Recreation hosted the annual Children’s Holiday Party Dec. 10 at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center in Battle Creek, Michigan.

April 14, 2022

DLA Disposition Services spreads awareness through Healing Rocks event

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office teamed up with the Battle Creek Morale, Welfare and Recreation Family Advocacy Program to host a “Healing Rocks” event at Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center.

April 6, 2022

DLA Disposition Services supports ROTC winter training in New Hampshire

Equipment acquired from the Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services was used to help educate and train the next generation of military officers at the University of New Hampshire.

Dec. 6, 2021

Federal Center employees deliver Christmas at Salvation Army

At the end of each year Defense Logistics Agency employees at the Hart Dole Inouye Federal Center in Battle Creek, Michigan, work together to make the holidays a little brighter for families in need. Working with the local Salvation Army, DLA Installation Support’s Battle Creek Morale, Welfare and Recreation staff coordinate the Federal Center’s Adopt-A-Family Program. The program includes veterans that are patents at the local Veteran Affairs hospital and other families in the community.

Dec. 3, 2021

HDIFC welcomes the holiday spirit into the building

The Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center welcomed some pint-sized visitors into the building to kick off the holiday season.

Aug. 18, 2021

Representative Peter Meijer visits DLA Disposition Services

Congressman Peter Meijer, U.S. House of Representatives, Michigan 3rd District, visited Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services headquarters in Battle Creek, Michigan, for an overall introduction for the agency’s mission.

May 10, 2021

Mobile Battle Creek Veterans Affairs team vaccinates local community members

The HDIFC played host to Battle Creek Veterans Affairs as they administered COVID vaccinations to veterans, their spouses, and caregivers.

May 3, 2021

DLA takes center stage during virtual Small Business Networking Session

DLA provides Michigan small businesses with networking tools and educates them on government purchasing and selling capabilities.

Dec. 14, 2020

HDIFC employees continue holiday tradition of helping neighbors

Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center employees once again played Santa to benefit families in Battle Creek, Michigan, area in December through the Salvation Army’s Adopt-a-Family program.