The State Worker

Chronicling civil-service life for California state workers

December 16, 2008
DGS food drive and gift delivery scheduled for Thursday

081216 Rudolf.gifDGS is accepting food donations at the Zig building Thursday morning from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Later that day, department employees and Santa will deliver gifts to needy children.

Click here for the press release with all the details.

Send us any notices of charitable events sponsored by state agencies or state employees and we'll get them posted! Good work, DGS and happy holidays!

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Jon Ortiz The Author

Jon Ortiz launched The State Worker blog and a companion column in 2008 to cover state government from the perspective of California government employees. Every day he filters the news through a single question: "What does this mean for state workers?" Join Ortiz for updates and debate on state pay, benefits, pensions, contracts and jobs. Contact him at (916) 321-1043 and at


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