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It Pays To Shop the Exchange: $223 Million Generated for Quality-of-Life Programs in 2018

By Steve Smith / June 4, 2019 /

Over the last 10 years, Exchange shoppers have contributed $2.5 billion to support Army Child Development Centers and fitness centers, Air Force Outdoor Recreation and other programs that strengthen the Services’ recruiting, retention and readiness efforts.

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Bliss Military Clothing Staff Helps Honor Family’s ‘True Soldier’

By Steve Smith / May 23, 2019 /

“Care is exactly what they did and in every sense of the word.”

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This HR program targets Veterans or Exchange retirees to fill positions in Southwest Asia and Eastern Europe locations.

Veterans, Exchange Retirees Fill Jobs Downrange

By Doug Brodess / May 15, 2019 /

This HR program targets Veterans or Exchange retirees to fill positions in Southwest Asia and Eastern Europe locations.

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‘Welcome Home, Daddy! Welcome Home on Behalf of the Exchange’

By Steve Smith / May 1, 2019 /

“We will always be so grateful for the memories you helped us create.”

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Eighty-four-year-old Charlsie Dean celebrates her golden anniversary with the Exchange at the Fort McClellan National Guard Troop Store. Joining her in a picture are, left to right, Jesse Martinez, southeast region vice president, who is presenting her with a Thanks award; Don Sydlik, general manager; Lucretia Palmer, McClellan store manager; and John Seward, regional HR manager.

McClellan Troop Store Associate Celebrates 50 Years with the Exchange

By Steve Smith / April 15, 2019 /

“Charlsie is a pillar of this team and this community.”

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Vietnam Vet getting lapel pin from installation commander.

Sacrifices of Vietnam Veterans Honored at Exchanges Worldwide

By Chris Ward / March 29, 2019 /

The free lapel pins are tokens of the Nation’s appreciation for these heroes.

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Mindy Whitman, left, logistics assistant at JB Langley-Eustis, works with fellow military spouse Yajaira Sanchez. Sanchez, a softlines stocker, is married to a Coast Guard member.

Military Spouses Find Employment, Financial Security with the Exchange

By Doug Brodess / March 25, 2019 /

“My Exchange co-workers and customers are some of my best friends in the world.”

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Jane Hickok, manager at the White Sands Missile Range Exchange troop store.

White Sands Manager to Retire, But Promises to Return for Bataan Marches

By Steve Smith / March 18, 2019 /

“I love what I do here. Every day, we serve those who serve, listen to their stories and look after them. It’s been an honor to be here for them.”

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Bataan Death March Memorial

Associates Take Relevancy Message to Thousands at Bataan Memorial March

By Steve Smith / March 18, 2019 /

“Although it presents challenges and lots of hard work goes into getting ready, serving people in the memorial march is one of the most rewarding experiences for the team.”

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Frank Partridge, Thule store manager; Timothy Barba, shift manager; Osa Fatuesi, assistant store manager; Bill Miele, shift manager; Deborah Mills, barber; and Phyllis Blackburn, store manager, are serving at the Thule Exchange in Greenland.

By Air or By Sea: Keeping Thule Airmen Ready, Resilient at the Edge of the World

By Steve Smith / March 13, 2019 /

“Those stationed here depend on the Exchange to provide a connection to the rest of the world.”

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