Tag: Commissary

Commissary ‘Choose to Lose’ program offers winners

Commissary ‘Choose to Lose’ program offers winners

| July 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

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July marks 148 years of commissary benefits

July marks 148 years of commissary benefits

| July 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

American military commissaries, the “supermarkets to the military” across the globe, reached their 148th anniversary on July 1.

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Commissary steps up sustainment

Commissary steps up sustainment

| June 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Green purchasing, food bank donations and recycling highlight a long list of things the Defense Commissary Agency is doing to reach “net zero waste” and other environmental goals.

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Military-impacted schools striving toward accreditation

Military-impacted schools striving toward accreditation

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Wheeler Elementary and Solomon Elementary schools have gone through their initial visit by the WASC accreditation team and will be revisited for 3-4 days, so the team can observe the school in full operation (in school year 2016-17).

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Feb. 21st electrical outage will last at least 10 hours

Feb. 21st electrical outage will last at least 10 hours

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Directorate of Public Works is reminding those, here, that a 10-hour electrical outage affecting more than 900 homes, plus various businesses and organizations, is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 21.

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DeCA targets ‘Heart Month’

DeCA targets ‘Heart Month’

| February 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s “Heart Healthy Month,” and commissary shoppers can look at February two ways.

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Schofield Commissary impacted by product shortages

Schofield Commissary impacted by product shortages

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

FORT LEE, Virginia — The Defense Commissary Agency is working to overcome challenges that have impacted the timely delivery of products to stores in Europe and the Pacific, the agency director and CEO has said.

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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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