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Dec. 14, 2018

NSA Philadelphia uses storytelling to celebrate American Indian heritage

Naval Support Activity Philadelphia employees celebrated National American Indian Heritage Month during a program Dec. 11.

Nov. 6, 2018

Philadelphia Compound Veterans Committee observe Veteran's Day

Retired Army Master Sgt. Bill Kaemmer served as the keynote speaker during the Philadelphia Compound Veterans Committee’s annual Veteran’s Day observance, Nov. 5, 2018 at DLA Troop Support Philadelphia. Kaemmer shared the story of four United States Army chaplains who gave their lives to save those of civilian and military personnel during the sinking of the United States Army Troop Ship Dorchester on Feb. 3, 1943 during World War II.

July 30, 2018

Embroiderer recognized for 26 years of flag making at DLA Troop Support

Hue Nguyen retired after 26 years working in the production of flags the agency provides, which also includes flags for military units.

June 29, 2018

NSA Philadelphia employees celebrate LGBT pride

Employees at Naval Support Activity Philadelphia celebrated Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month during a program June 28.

May 30, 2018

Retired Army warrant officer reflects on personal meaning of Memorial Day

For retired Army Chief Warrant Officer Randall “Adam” Bethke, a Memorial Day tradition, learned from his father, is to set out a finger of whiskey and a cigar for someone who cannot be there to enjoy it.

May 8, 2018

Second generation Holocaust survivor shares story with NSA Philadelphia employees

Ellen Zinn spoke about her parents’ experience during the Holocaust and feeling both fearful of authority and empowered by “their survivorship” while growing up in New York.

April 27, 2018

Troop Support employees ‘walk a mile in their shoes’ for sexual assault awareness

A river of teal moved across the NSA Philadelphia compound to show the unified support of tenant organizations for sexual assault awareness and prevention April 24.

April 5, 2018

Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month opens at NSA Philadelphia

NSA Philadelphia employees were reminded during two events in two days that sexual assault happens, it's devastating and their organizations are dedicated to a zero tolerance policy that supports education, prevention and response efforts.

Dec. 21, 2017

DLA Troop Support honors six centuries of service during retirement ceremony

Seventeen DLA Troop Support retirees with 638 years of combined service were recognized during a retirement ceremony Dec. 21.

Oct. 13, 2017

Pa. executive AG emphasizes education during Hispanic Heritage event

The executive attorney general for Pennsylvania spoke to the NSA Philadelphia workforce about the importance of education during the Hispanic Heritage Month program Oct. 10. Sara Manzano-Díaz spoke about how persevering through school led to a career in government and law.