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Dec. 13, 2019

Federal Center adopts 72 families of Veterans for Christmas

DLA associates at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center in Battle Creek, Michigan, support the US military all year, but as Christmas time draws near, they extend that support to their neighbors. Working with the Salvation Army, groups of HDIFC employees adopted 135 local individuals, providing food and gifts for the holidays.

Dec. 12, 2019

Expeditionary leaders meet in Battle Creek

As many prepare for the holidays, military reserve leaders and civilian staff who support Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services prepared for the future as they conducted their annual Expeditionary Force Leadership Huddle Dec. 6 to 8.

Dec. 11, 2019

Employees enjoy fluffy pancakes and fellowship for holidays

Defense Logistics Agency employees in the Breakfast Capital of the World gathered Dec. 10 for their annual Holiday Pancake Breakfast.

Dec. 9, 2019

Employees help ease holiday shortage in blood supply

Agency employees gave some of their gifts early as they helped decrease the holiday shortages in the blood supply.

Dec. 7, 2019

Program participants start new career path

Prior to administering the oath, Cannon and his senior leadership team took a moment to get to know the new associates and provide words of wisdom as they start their new career path. A common theme of advice to the class members was to be open to opportunities -- whether it be a new area of interest or moving site locations—to get outside of their respective comfort zones, to grow, to find mentors and be mentors themselves.

Dec. 5, 2019

Cannon wraps up year with worldwide town hall

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Director Mike Cannon addressed his command’s worldwide workforce during an end-of-year town hall Dec. 3 in Battle Creek, Michigan.

Dec. 2, 2019

Tis the season for CFC

The Combined Federal Campaign allows employees to give to local, national and international charities. The 2019 campaign ends January 12. CFC is the world’s largest and most successful annual workplace charity campaign, with almost 200 CFC campaigns throughout the country and overseas raising millions of dollars each year.

Nov. 29, 2019

Associates build resiliency during lunch

A recent “Lunch and Learn” series event at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center featured Jennifer Harrison of Western Michigan University and focused on building resiliency and managing through change.

Nov. 27, 2019

HDI workforce celebrates Native American Heritage Month

DLA recognizes National Native American Heritage Month each November by providing employees with Native American history, rights, culture and contemporary issues to better assist them in their jobs and for overall awareness.

Nov. 25, 2019

RPA: Your new cyber sidekick?

Disposition personnel can now submit ideas for how virtual automations might ease the time demands of repetitive, rule-based tasks.