Listen to untold government stories
Each week leading up to the eighteenth annual Service to America Medals gala on October 16, we will share a new track featuring a 2019 finalist’s powerful story of service. Each of these outstanding honorees reflected on their federal journey in conversations facilitated by StoryCorps®, a nonprofit organization with a mission to “preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections between people and create a more just and compassionate world.”
Our top four Sammies People’s Choice finalists
We are excited to announce our top four 2019 Sammies People’s Choice finalists. Read more about each of the finalists here and decide which one deserves your vote.
A look back at past Sammies People’s Choice award winners
In 2015, the Partnership added a new award to the Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medals awards—the People’s Choice award, which allows the public to vote for its favorite Sammies finalists. With the deadline to vote for this year’s People’s Choice award approaching, take a look back at the four previous winners and their incredible accomplishments.
Spread the word: Government plays a key role in American innovation
At the Service to America Medals gala, author Michael Lewis joined Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos on stage for a fireside chat about the power of service.