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Tuesday, December 31, 2013
New Partnership Creates Opportunities for People with Disabilities

Manassas, VA – Didlake welcomed a new partnership on Dec. 6 with a ribbon-cutting event… Read more…

Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Didlake Awarded CIMS-GB Certification

Manassas, VA – Didlake has been awarded CIMS-GB Certification with honors. CIMS is a cleaning… Read more…

Monday, November 18, 2013
Didlake Adds 32 Jobs with New Contract At BWI Airport

Manassas, VA – Didlake began Fiscal Year 2014 creating new opportunities for people with disabilities… Read more…

Friday, October 11, 2013
Didlake Provides Support to Furloughed Employees

Manassas, VA – The current federal government shutdown has impacted Didlake, Inc., as 116 of… Read more…

Monday, May 20, 2013
Two Didlake Employees Receive Master’s Degrees

Manassas, VA – Two Didlake employees recently earned master’s degrees in their respective fields. Rehabilitation… Read more…

Thursday, January 10, 2013
‘Best for Didlake’ Award Winners Announced

Manassas, VA – Didlake, Inc. recognized its “Best for Didlake” award winners at the organization’s… Read more…

Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Didlake’s Lana Rauser Receives DRS Award

Manassas, VA – Lana Rauser, an employment specialist with Didlake, Inc., has received a Champion… Read more…

Friday, October 5, 2012
Didlake Receives Virginia Rehabilitation Association Award for iPod Touch Pilot Program

Manassas, VA – Didlake has received the Virginia Rehabilitation Association’s Norman C. Hammond Award for… Read more…

Tuesday, August 7, 2012
Six Didlake Employees Recognized for Outstanding Service

Manassas, VA – On Aug. 3, Six Didlake custodial employees were recognized by Defense Logistics… Read more…

Tuesday, July 24, 2012
AmSan Named Prince William Classic Presenting Sponsor

Manassas, VA – AmSan has been named the presenting sponsor for the Prince William Classic,… Read more…

Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Didlake Executive Receives Management Excellence Award

Manassas, VA – Didlake Vice President of Contract Operations Mike Payne received the 2011 National… Read more…

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Didlake Hosts Autism Training

Manassas, VA – On May 10 and 11, Didlake hosted a training workshop on autism… Read more…

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Carpenter Celebrates 20 Years with Didlake

Manassas, VA – On May 11, Bernie Carpenter celebrated 20 years of employment with Didlake,… Read more…

Monday, April 9, 2012
Virginia Governor Recognizes Autism Awareness Month

Manassas, VA –Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell has issued a Certificate of Recognition, proclaiming April 2012… Read more…

Friday, February 10, 2012
Groff Endorsed as Positive Behavioral Support Facilitator

Manassas, VA –Patricia Groff, Quality Assurance Manager for Didlake, Inc., Rehabilitation Department, has been endorsed… Read more…

Thursday, February 9, 2012
Didlake Self-Advocates Raise Awareness at Virginia Capitol

Manassas, VA – A group of self-advocates from Didlake, Inc. traveled to Richmond for the… Read more…

Thursday, February 9, 2012
Didlake Recognizes Employees Who Are ‘Best for Didlake’

Manassas, VA – Didlake, Inc. recognized its “Best for Didlake” award winners at the organization’s… Read more…

Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Didlake Receives 2011 Champions of Disability Employment Award

Manassas, VA – Didlake, Inc. has received the 2011 Champions of Disability Employment Award from… Read more…

Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Didlake Receives $1,000 Contribution from Enterprise Holdings Foundation

 Manassas, VA – Didlake, Inc. recently received a $1,000 donation from St. Louis-based Enterprise Holdings… Read more…

Thursday, October 13, 2011
Shooting for the Stars Raises More Than $124,000

Manassas, VA – Nonprofit organizations Didlake, Inc. and the Hylton Performing Arts Center raised $124,525… Read more…

Thursday, October 13, 2011
Didlake Earns Fourth Consecutive CARF Accreditation

Manassas, VA – Didlake, Inc. has earned its fourth consecutive accreditation by the Commission on… Read more…

Wednesday, May 25, 2011
Didlake’s Opal Business Center Celebrates 15 Years

Manassas, VA – Didlake’s Opal Business Service Center in Bealeton, Va., celebrated its 15-year anniversary… Read more…

Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Didlake Director to Lead Autism Initiative

Manassas, VA – Andrew Clarke, formerly Didlake, Inc.’s director of community services, has been appointed… Read more…

Friday, April 22, 2011
Didlake Showcases Green Cleaning Expertise with Earth Day Celebrations

Manassas, VA – April 16 -22 is Earth Week and Didlake, Inc. is celebrating with… Read more…

Tuesday, April 5, 2011
Didlake Recognizes National Autism Awareness Month

Manassas, VA – Each April, Didlake, Inc. and organizations across the country recognize National Autism… Read more…

Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Didlake Director Appointed to Virginia Autism Council

Manassas, VA – Andrew Clarke, Didlake, Inc.’s Director of Community Services, has been appointed to… Read more…

Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Didlake Self-Advocates Rally at Virginia’s Capitol

Didlake employees Vincent Jesionka, Kathy Weaver, Laura Byington and Joseph Wage (left to right), along… Read more…

Wednesday, November 17, 2010
Attorney Bruce Gross Joins Didlake as Vice President and Corporate Counsel

Manassas, VA – Long-time Manassas attorney Bruce Gross has been retained by Didlake, Inc –… Read more…

Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Didlake to Participate as Charity Partner in 2010 Marine Corps Marathon

Manassas, VA – Didlake, Inc. announced that it will again be a Charity Partner in… Read more…

Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Didlake Identifying Needed Services for Adults with Autism

06/30/2010 Manassas, VA – As the number of children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder continues… Read more…

Tuesday, April 6, 2010
Congressman Gerry Connolly Recognized as AbilityOne Congressional Champion

Congressman Gerry Connolly (center) is presented with a plaque naming him as an AbilityOne Congressional… Read more…

Friday, January 22, 2010
Didlake Executive Named "Opportunity's Champion"

01/22/2010 Manassas, VA – Andrew Clarke, Director of Community Services at Didlake, Inc, has been… Read more…

Friday, October 23, 2009
Didlake Board Announces New 10-Yr Contract with CEO Rex Parr

October 23, 2009 Manassas, VA – Northern Virginia’s leading provider of employment services for people… Read more…

Wednesday, October 14, 2009
Didlake’s Triet “Tommy” Trinh Receives Recognition from Commanding Officer

Manassas, VA – When Lieutenant Colonel Douglas C. Rose, Jr. was promoted to the rank… Read more…

Tuesday, June 2, 2009
Didlake’s Joe Lewis Receives Recognition from Commanding Officer

Manassas, VA – Joe Lewis, Quality Control Manager for the Boone Clinic, received a Certificate… Read more…

Sunday, March 15, 2009
Didlake Foundation to Participate as Charity Partner in 2009 Marine Corps Marathon

Manassas, VA – The Didlake Foundation announced that is has been accepted as a Charity Partner… Read more…

Thursday, March 5, 2009
Didlake Starts a New Contract with the Internal Revenue Service

Manassas, VA – On October 1, 2008, Didlake, Incorporated, a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to enriching… Read more…

Tuesday, July 1, 2008
Didlake Awarded 3-Year CARF Accreditation

Didlake, Incorporated, a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to enriching the lives of people with disabilities, announced… Read more…

Friday, June 20, 2008
Fauquier Bank Executive Named "Opportunity's Champion" by The Didlake Foundation

Manassas, VA – Nathan Gilbert, Vice President of TFB Wealth Management at The Fauquier Bank,… Read more…

Monday, November 19, 2007
U.S. Postal Award of Excellence Given to Didlake-operated Mail Center at Dept. of Energy

Manassas, VA – The Department of Energy (DOE) mail center operation managed by Didlake, Inc…. Read more…

Wednesday, August 8, 2007
Didlake, Inc. Unveils New Logo and Brand Identity

Manassas, Va.- Didlake, Inc., an award-winning contract services provider dedicated to enriching the lives of… Read more…

Thursday, February 15, 2007
Didlake's Doris Cooper Named NISH's Project Manager of the Year

WASHINGTON, DC – Congratulations to Didlake employee, Doris Cooper, for being named 2006′s Project Manager… Read more…

Sunday, November 19, 2006
Didlake, Incorporated Breaks Ground for New Fauquier County Business Services Center Building

OPAL, VA. Employees and members of the Didlake, Inc. Board of Directors gathered with representatives… Read more…

Tuesday, November 7, 2006
Didlake Honored by Dept. of Rehabilitative Services at Events throughout Commonwealth

In Commemoration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, the Virginia Department of Rehabilitative Services (DRS)… Read more…

Wednesday, April 12, 2006
Didlake's Sean Haley Opens Local Showing of the Sprout Film Festival

WOODBRIDGE, VA- Didlake Inc. employee, Sean Haley, opened the Sprout Film Festival’s first visit to… Read more…

Sunday, October 30, 2005
Didlake, Inc. Awarded Three-Year Accreditation

MANASSAS, VA. Didlake Inc. has received a three-year accreditation from CARF the international accrediting commission-… Read more…

Sunday, July 3, 2005
Didlake, Inc. Celebrates 40 Years of Service to People with Disabilities

In 1965, students with mental retardation, multiple handicaps and severe handicaps were not accepted into… Read more…

Monday, February 21, 2005
Didlake Announces Winners of the First Ever CIP Art Contest

On February 18 a reception was held at Didlake’s Breeden Ave. headquarters to honor the… Read more…

Tuesday, December 21, 2004
Didlake Executive Honored at Regional Conference

MANASSAS, VA. Wendy Meyer, Contracts and Business Development Manager at Didlake, Inc. has been honored… Read more…

Friday, December 17, 2004
A Celebration of Virginia History Helps Build Future for The Didlake Foundation

The festive d’cor and zesty cuisine of Okra’s Louisiana Bistro in Old Town Manassas formed… Read more…

Wednesday, April 21, 2004
Didlake Employees Honored by Army National Guard

Manassas, VA The Personnel Readiness Center for the Army National Guard in Arlington, Va., recently… Read more…

Thursday, November 6, 2003
Didlake VP Named to CPA Expert Panel

Manassas, Va. Donna Hollis, Vice President of Finance and Administration at Didlake, Incorporated, has been… Read more…

Thursday, November 6, 2003
Didlake Executive Wins VA Rehabilitation Association Award for Excellence

Manassas, VA Eleana Boyer, Director of Supported Employment at Manassas-based Didlake, Inc., is the recipient… Read more…

Thursday, November 6, 2003
Sen. Charles Colgan Named Recipient of Distinguished Leadership Award

Manassas, VA – Senator Charles J. Colgan has been selected by the Coalition for Mentally… Read more…

Tuesday, September 16, 2003
Didlake Incorporated Awarded HUD Mailroom Services Contract

Manassas, VA Didlake Incorporated, a Manassas-based non-profit organization whose mission is to create opportunities for… Read more…

Wednesday, July 16, 2003
Didlake Board Welcomes New Member at Annual Meeting

The Annual Didlake, Inc. Board of Directors’ Meeting was held at the Prince William Hospital’s… Read more…

Thursday, October 3, 2002
Didlake Honors CEO Parr's 25th Year with Fundraiser Luncheon

Gainsville, VA – A luncheon was held to celebrate Didlake’s CEO Rex Parr’s first 25… Read more…

Monday, September 16, 2002
Didlake Incorporated Awarded GSA Mailroom Services Contract

Manassas, VA Didlake Incorporated headquartered in Manassas, Virginia signed a contract today to provide complete… Read more…

Friday, July 12, 2002
Didlake Incorporated Presented DLA Outstanding Javits-Wagner O'Day Program Vendor

Manassas, VA Didlake Incorporated headquartered in Manassas, Virginia was presented the Defense Logistics Agency’s Outstanding… Read more…