The following events will be held in Washington, D.C. to celebrate Public Service Recognition Week 2015.
Washington Nationals Government Employee Appreciation
Monday, May 4, 7:05 p.m.
Join us as the Washington Nationals celebrate public service during their first home game against the Miami Marlins. Government employees may sign up to receive a discount ticket offer valid for May 4 as well as most home games throughout the 2015 regular season.
Samuel J. Heyman Service to America
Medals Finalists Announcement
Wednesday, May 6
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.
D.C United Celebrates Public Service Recognition Week
Saturday, May 9, 7:00 p.m.
Come enjoy Major League Soccer in the nation’s capital with D.C. United. The team is offering discounted tickets to government employees for their match against Sporting Kansas City during PSRW.
Public Service 5K Run/Walk—Registration Now Open
Sunday, May 10
The third annual Public Service 5K has moved to the end of PSRW this year. 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).
Public Service Town Hall
This year’s Public Service Town Hall has been canceled due to competing events and activities. We hope you will join us instead at the Washington Nationals baseball game Monday night or the Public Service 5K Sunday morning. Please also share your message of appreciation to government employees through social media by joining our Thunderclap and White Board campaigns. #PSRW