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Oct. 12, 2018

DLA Troop Support employees celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month

Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support and Naval Supply Systems Command Weapon Systems Support employees celebrated the culture and traditions of Hispanic Americans during a National Hispanic Heritage Month program Oct. 11.

Oct. 5, 2017

DLA Aviation celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, employees celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with an opening ceremony Sept. 26, 2017 in the Lotts Conference Center. The guest speaker was Miguel Zayas, division chief of the Procure-to-Pay Process Cycle Integration, Defense Logistics Agency Acquisition, Fort Belvoir, Virginia. Zayas emphasized volunteering for difficult jobs and his determination to excel at each task, no matter how menial, have been the keys to his successes.

Oct. 5, 2017

Distribution celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, along with DLA Distribution’s Multicultural Committee, celebrated the culture, traditions and history of Hispanic Heritage Month with a program held on Wednesday, Sept. 20. This year’s theme, chosen by the National Council of Hispanic Employment Managers is: “Hispanic Americans: Energizing Our Nation’s Diversity.”

Sept. 25, 2017

Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Maria Luisa Caro-Stumpf

National Hispanic Heritage Month recognizes the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the group's heritage and culture. DLA Energy takes time to recognize a few of our own Hispanic employees.

Sept. 15, 2016

Aviation employee's theme chosen for 2016 Hispanic Heritage Month

The 2016 Hispanic Heritage Month theme, “Embracing, Enriching, and Enabling America” was submitted by Defense Logistics Agency Aviation employee, Maurice Sanabria, chief, Command Programs Office in the Command Support Directorate in Richmond, Virginia. This is the second national theme win for Sanabria. His theme was also selected in 2012.

Sept. 24, 2015

Navy admiral encourages HQC employees to embrace the vitality, legacy of Hispanic culture

Greatness comes when people from diverse backgrounds share a common experience and respect one another despite their cultural differences, a two-star Navy admiral told McNamara Headquarters Complex employees during a Hispanic Heritage Month observance Sept. 23.