The following events will take place in Washington, D.C. to celebrate Public Service Recognition Week 2016.
D.C. United Public Service Appreciation Game
Saturday, April 23
Get your kicks with D.C. United as they take on the N.E. Revolution. Federal, state and local government employees are eligible to purchase discounted tickets for sideline seats, regularly $35, for just $25 each, plus customary service fees.
Public Service 5K Run/Walk
Sunday, May 1
Come participate with fellow government employees, family members and friends, and area running enthusiasts to show your support and appreciation for our country’s dedicated public servants.
Thank you to GEICO, BlueCross BlueShield, Federal Times and other generous sponsors for their continued support of the Public Service 5K.
Proceeds benefit the Federal Employee Education and Assistance Fund (FEEA).
Samuel J. Heyman Service to America
Medals Finalists Announcement
Tuesday, May 3
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. Honorees are chosen based on their commitment and innovation, as well as the impact of their work on addressing the needs of the nation. Individuals and teams whose important, behind-the-scenes work advances the health, safety and well-being of Americans, will be announced as finalists for these prestigious awards.
Washington Nationals Government Employee Appreciation
Tuesday, May 24
Government employees may sign up to receive a discount ticket offer valid for a special tribute game on May 24 as well as most home games throughout the 2016 regular season.