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2019 AWARD ANNOUNCEMENT


OPM NATIONAL AWARD WINNERS

OPM presents awards each year for CFC Hero and CFC Innovation. This highly competitive program recognizes standout performances on behalf of the CFC. Each Zone in the country can submit up to three nominees. The Chesapeake Bay Area CFC has had five Campaign Hero awardees and three Innovation awardees over the past three years. Congratulations to 2019 award winners:

2019 National Hero: Nicole Schwab, Fort Detrick
2019 National CFC Innovation: National Security Agency


CBACFC AWARD WINNERS


HERO AWARD

A CFC hero is a person who implemented a successful CFC campaign and went above and beyond the call of duty in service to the campaign. This recognition will be awarded to up to three outstanding key CFC campaign representatives. The top three nominations will be submitted for the national CFC Hero Award. All campaign workers are eligible to be nominated for CFC Hero. 

Presented to:
Nicole Schwab, Fort Detrick
Nominees
Deirdre S. Cascardo, Aberdeen Proving Ground
Elena Kaub, Transportation Security Agency
JC Maurer III, DCMA Baltimore
Anonymous L.R.A., National Security Agency

 

INNOVATION AWARD

Innovative activities can be in the areas of campaign administration/management, marketing, fundraising and incentive efforts, and/or other innovations that display creativity and excellence during the 2018 CFC Campaign. Examples include initiating new or improved methods of CFC awareness and methods used for the education of donors, implementing a new technology while promoting CFC, conducting an innovative CFC activity/event, etc.

Presented to:
National Security Agency
Nominees
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services /CMS CFC Team for CMS Wide Toy Drive


MOST VALUABLE VOLUNTEER

Recognizes a Keyworker or Volunteer who made the most valuable contribution in their agency which is reflected in the overall success of their agency's campaign.

Presented to:
Dana Allen-Douglas, IRS, Baltimore Call Site
Tracey Despeaux, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Rita Hazlip, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Christopher W. Howard, Social Security Administration- OCO
Hae Kim, Social Security Administration- OCO
Monica Mathern, National Security Agency
Clare O'Leary, National Security Agency
Sharrone Ryan, National Security Agency
James Yao, National Security Agency

 

AGENCY OF THE YEAR

One Federal Agency or Command in each category will be awarded the traveling trophy if they achieved great results in their campaign by utilizing innovative and creative means, getting key CFC volunteers involved, creating awareness, and showing leadership. 

Presented to:
National Security Agency
Transportation Security Administration


MILLION DOLLAR CIRCLE AWARD

Awarded to all agencies that achieve a million dollars or more in pledges and volunteer value.

Presented to:
National Security Agency


AGENCY LEADERS

Recognizes a Commanding Officer or Agency Leader that goes the extra mile on behalf of the CFC. Examples include providing a personal endorsement for supporting causes through the CFC, sharing personal stories and motivation messages about giving back, and demonstrating the value volunteerism.

Presented to:
Robert Certain 
John Orlosky
Lavade Phillips


2018 AWARD ANNOUNCEMENT


OPM NATIONAL AWARD WINNERS


Congratulations to 2018 award winners:
2018 National Hero: Pamela Anderson, Fort Meade
2018 National Innovation: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

 

HERO AWARD

Presented to:
Pamela Anderson, Fort Meade
Additional Nominees:
SSgt. Edwin Pierce, Fort Meade
Elena Kaub, Transportation Security Agency
Diane Smith, United States Postal Service

 

INNOVATION AWARD

Presented to:
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services


AGENCY OF THE YEAR


Presented to:
Dover Air Force Base
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Transportation Security Administration

 

MILLION DOLLAR CIRCLE AWARD

Awarded to all agencies that achieve a million dollars or more in pledges and volunteer value.
Presented to:
National Security Agency


AGENCY LEADERS


Presented to:
National Security Agency 
Gen. Taylor at Aberdeen Proving Grounds
Col. Joel Safranek, Dover Air Force Base
Fort Detrick
Defense Media Activity/Defense Information Services
Karen Jackson, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services


MOST VALUABLE VOLUNTEER


Presented to:
John Curry, Environmental Protection Agency
National Security Agency 


 
2017 Award Announcement


OPM NATIONAL AWARD WINNERS


Congratulations to 2017 award winners:
National Hero: Latesha Walker, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
National Hero: Judy Geyer, National Institute of Aging
National Innovation: Internal Revenue Service Martinsburg, West Virginia

CBACFC AWARD WINNERS

Hero Award


Presented to:
National Security Agency 
Latesha Walker, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Judy Geyer, National Institute of Aging


INNOVATION AWARD


Presented to:
Internal Revenue Service Martinsburg, West Virginia


MILLION DOLLAR CIRCLE AWARD


Awarded to all agencies that achieve a million dollars or more in pledges and volunteer value.
Presented to:
National Security Agency