PSRW Events

Listed below are events held in Washington, D.C. to celebrate Public Service Recognition Week 2018. Please check back in January to find event and activities planned for PSRW 2019.

Washington Nationals Federal Workforce Day

Continues throughout the 2018 regular season

While May 2, 2018, was designated Federal Workforce Day at Nationals Park, government employees have the opportunity to purchase discount tickets to other home games throughout the 2018 regular season. Email to request a special government discount code.

Public Service 5kPublic Service Charity 5K Run/Walk

Sunday, May 6, 2018

DC-area residents participated at National Harbor, Maryland, while virtual walkers and runners gathered in cities and communities across the U.S., to show their support for public servants.

Proceeds benefit feds through the event’s official charity, FEEA: the Federal Employee Education and Assistance Fund (FEEA).

Samuel J. Heyman Service to America
Medals Finalists AnnouncementSammies Finalist

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

The Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medals (Sammies) pay tribute to America’s dedicated federal workforce, highlighting those who have made significant contributions to our country. Help us share their stories of excellence in government service using #Sammies2018.

Meet our 2018 honorees »

Public Service Town Hall: Renewing America’s Civil Service

Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 9:00 a.m.

Partnership for Public Service
Washington, DC

The Partnership for Public Service and the Volcker Alliance hosted a town hall discussion about what is needed, and what actions are already in motion, to modernize the federal personnel system that is now a relic of a bygone era. Current and former leaders from government, the military and private sector shared best practices, lessons learned and ideas to help build a high-performing, effective government that is ready to address the many significant challenges facing our country today and in the future.

Watch the video recording online »