Sept. 2, 2016
‘Don’t wait, communicate’ during National Preparedness Month
National Preparedness Month serves as a reminder that we all must take action to prepare, now and throughout the year, for the types of emergencies that could affect us where we live, work and visit.
Aug. 30, 2016
Rosa Parks' heroics celebrated at Women's Equality Day event
An actress portraying Civil Rights heroine Rosa Parks described voting as an integral part of being an American citizen during a Women’s Equality Day event Aug. 24 at Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support.
Aug. 29, 2016
Chaplain talks life after combat during PTSD workshop
A Pennsylvania Army National Guard chaplain spoke to Troop Support employees to help them better understand PTSD during a workshop Aug. 25. “I think everyone who has been to combat comes back different,” said Lt. Col. Douglas Etter.
Aug. 22, 2016
Training helps ensure troops receive quality clothing items
Approximately 20 quality assurance representatives from the Defense Contract Management Agency visited DLA Philadelphia Aug. 5 as part of a required two-week training, C&T Technical Support Branch supervisor Elizabeth Roland said.
Aug. 17, 2016
Troop Support NCOs keep kids active at Philly Play Summer Challenge
Local children climbed walls and crawled under trucks with help from noncommissioned officers at Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support and other military personnel during an active play event Aug. 10 in Northeast Philadelphia.
Aug. 16, 2016
Army wellness manager on resilience: choice to live healthy is yours
The leading cause of death in the U.S. is heart disease and the population's behavior is the cause. An Army Wellness manager spoke to DLA Troop Support employees about resilience and three areas that people can improve to be healthier.
Aug. 12, 2016
USTRANSCOM leader visits Troop Support to strengthen DLA partnership
The senior enlisted leader of the U.S. Transportation Command made his first visit to Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support Aug. 10 to strengthen the relationship between the two organizations.
Aug. 11, 2016
Troop Support pharmacist inducted into Order of Military Medical Merit
The chief pharmacist at DLATroop Support began his Army medical career as a Special Forces medic. Twenty-five years later, his distinguished service earned Maj. Randall Sweeney induction into the Order of Military Medical Merit.
Aug. 8, 2016
Subsistence supports Peshmerga forces fighting ISIL
The Subsistence supply chain is providing food to the Peshmerga forces. The Secretary of Defense said in April that up to $415 million would be allotted to support the Peshmerga, one of the most effective fighting forces against ISIL.
Aug. 5, 2016
C&T reconciles millions through new, audit ready resolution process
A new inventory resolution process is striking a balance between operational effectiveness and audit readiness, impacting millions of dollars for DLA Troop Support Clothing and Textiles’ operations.