The following events will be held in Washington, D.C. to celebrate Public Service Recognition Week 2015. Please continue to watch this page for registration and additional details as they become available.

Washington Nationals Government Employee Appreciation

Monday, May 4

Nationals Park
Washington, DC

During PSRW and throughout the season, the Washington Nationals will offer discounted tickets to government employees. Advance ticket purchase information to come.

Public Service 5kPublic Service 5K Run/Walk—Registration Now Open

Sunday, May 10

Anacostia Park

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).

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Public Service Town HallPublic Service Town Hall


Partnership for Public Service
Washington, DC

Join senior federal leaders for a town hall discussion about the value of government service and the dedicated men and women who deliver that value on behalf of the American people every day.

Watch a video recording of the 2014 Town Hall »

Samuel J. Heyman Service to America
Medals Finalists AnnouncementSammies Finalist


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.

Learn more about the Sammies finalists »