Veterans

GSA Holds Live Home Auctions to Support Vets

GSA Holds Live Home Auctions to Support Vets

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From federal buildings to lighthouses, GSA’s Real Property Utilization and Disposal Branch is responsible for selling federal real estate that the government no longer needs. On December 5 and 6, GSA’s Pacific Rim Region will be selling yet another kind...
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GSA Helps Improve the Lives of Retired Veterans

GSA Helps Improve the Lives of Retired Veterans

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In recent years, GSA has helped provide for senior veterans with the construction of two major projects at The Armed Forces Retirement Home (AFRH) in Gulfport, Miss. and its sister facility in Washington, D.C., which allow residents to maintain an...
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What Veterans Day Means to Our Administrator

What Veterans Day Means to Our Administrator

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Dear Dad, I received a suggestion that I write you a letter in honor of Veterans’ Day; a letter that could be shared with the whole GSA team to mark the holiday. I am pleased to have the opportunity to...
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Putting A Face on AbilityOne: Part 2

Putting A Face on AbilityOne: Part 2

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In my previous blog post, I focused on the experience of three AbilityOne participants who work at a GSA retail store halfway around the world in Guam.  I think it helps all of us when we have an opportunity to...
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Honoring the Women Who Serve

Honoring the Women Who Serve

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Women’s History Month is the perfect opportunity to recognize the women who serve their country and the American people. Women across the world serve with dedication, integrity, and honor, often in dangerous environments. GSA is committed to honoring these heroes....
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Presidential Innovation Fellows Round 3: Serve. Create. Innovate.

Presidential Innovation Fellows Round 3: Serve. Create. Innovate.

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Today, we are very excited to announce that applications are now being accepted for the third round of the Presidential Innovation Fellows program. This initiative pairs talented, diverse individuals from outside government with top Federal innovators to implement game-changing projects...
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GSA Expands Opportunities for Veterans, Even Ones That Bark

GSA Expands Opportunities for Veterans, Even Ones That Bark

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Military dogs have been saving lives in Afghanistan and Iraq for the past ten years. They provide base security by detecting explosive devices, work in 120-degree weather at checkpoints, and are used in law enforcement to track dangerous smugglers. These...
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