DLA News Archive

Tag: Disability Employment Awareness Month

Oct. 26, 2022

Awareness in the Workplace

In recognition of Disability Employment Awareness Month, The Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center’s Equal Employment Opportunity & Diversity – Special Emphasis Programs introduced the event keynote speaker Max Hornick, Americans with Disabilities Act coordinator and communication education specialist with the Disability Network Southwest Michigan.

Oct. 27, 2020

DLA Distribution Commanding General's remarks on National Disability Employment Awareness Month

National Disability Employment Awareness Month is observed so that Americans may reaffirm commitment to ensuring equal opportunity for all citizens and so that they may pay tribute to the accomplishments of men and women with disabilities who contributed, continue to contribute, and wish to contribute to making the nation's economy strong.

Oct. 24, 2019

Challenge helps put employees in shoes of others

Battle Creek personnel recently experienced a tiny taste of life with a mental or physical disability.

Oct. 12, 2016

Troop Support leaders impressed by blind employees at local manufacturer

Creating something for America's warfighters gives blind employees at a local military clothing manufacturer a sense of self-worth, said a DLA Troop Support senior leader who recently visited Bestwork Industries for the Blind in New Jersey.

Oct. 26, 2015

HQC employees celebrate Disability Employment Awareness Month with performance, fair

This year marks the 70th anniversary of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and to celebrate, the McNamara Headquarters Complex held two events to promote the achievements and contributions of people with disabilities.