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2015 DeCA scholarships offered

2015 DeCA scholarships offered

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

As the Scholarships for Military Children Program enters its 15th year, more than 8,000 students have shared nearly $13 million in scholarships. Applications for the 2015-2016 school year awards become available starting Dec. 15 at commissaries worldwide or online.

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Commissary Value Brand returns for more savings

Commissary Value Brand returns for more savings

| December 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

In response to growing patron demand for products comparable to the low-cost private label items sold in civilian stores, the Defense Commissary Agency is re-energizing an “old friend” known as Commissary Value Brand.

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Commissaries support ‘Feds Feed Families’ initiative

Commissaries support ‘Feds Feed Families’ initiative

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Commissary employees and customers are working together again this year to collect donations for the “Feds Feed Families” campaign.

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Commissary gift card is ‘gift of groceries’

Commissary gift card is ‘gift of groceries’

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

No matter the occasion, Commissary gift cards are always available to help family members, friends and organizations give the gift of groceries.

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Commissary ‘Losers’ win

Commissary ‘Losers’ win

| May 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Schofield Barracks Commissary gave a giant pat on the back to the winners of its second annual “Choose to Lose” weight-loss competition in a ceremony, here, April 24.

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Commissary offers MOMC fun

Commissary offers MOMC fun

| April 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nearly 1,000 kindergartners wiggled and giggled in anticipation of the “extra-special surprise guest” slated to make an appearance at any moment inside the Hale Kula Elementary School cafeteria, here, Tuesday.

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Commissary offers ‘Choose to Lose’ encouragement

Commissary offers ‘Choose to Lose’ encouragement

| March 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Once the initial novelty of green juices and daily runs wears off and the temptations of chocolate Valentine’s hearts and cream-filled Easter eggs rear their ugly heads, many New Year’s resolution-makers fall off the healthy lifestyle bandwagon and back into old habits.

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Military Saves Week is every day at the commissary

Military Saves Week is every day at the commissary

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Photo by Sarah Pacheco, Hawaii Army Weekly
The Schofield Barracks Commissary encourages shoppers to get a Commissary Rewards Card and see how coupons help them bag even more savings on their grocery bill.

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Commissary seeking to cultivate young baggers

Commissary seeking to cultivate young baggers

| February 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

“They’re our goodwill ambassadors; they’re the ones who the customers know,” said Gregory McGruder, store director, Schofield Barracks Commissary.

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New price study validates commissary’s savings mission

New price study validates commissary’s savings mission

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Commissary savings are now being measured against a wider range of retailers that sell groceries, and the comparison confirms the value of the benefit, according to the Defense Commissary Agency’s 2013 price comparison study.

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