2018 CFCNCA Campaign Contest Winners

On March 5, 2019, the Combined Federal Campaign of the National Capital Area held the 2018 Finale and Awards Program. During the program, the 2018 Campaign Contest winners were presented with certificates by Dr. Jody K. Olsen, Director of the Peace Corps and 2018 CFC National Honorary Chairperson, and Vince Micone, Chairperson of the Local Federal Coordinating Committee. To see more photos from the 2018 CFCNCA Finale and Award Program, visit the event page

Congratulations to all of our 2018 Contestants! 


Executive Involvement 

for the agency that best involved their senior leadership in campaign events and its communications.

  • U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity 
  • U.S. Department of Energy, National Nuclear Security Administration
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
  • Department of the Navy

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Innovation Award 

Exhibits the most innovation in the agency’s campaign approach.

  • Advisory Council on Historic Preservation
  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau         
  • U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration                                 

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Best Special Event 

Recognizes the best kick-offs, volunteer involvement, charity fairs, and other events that kept the campaign rolling.

  • National Credit Union Administration
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources & Services Administration
  • U.S. Army
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security

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Best Digital Media 

For those agencies that creatively used internet and video tools to promote the CFC.

  • Advisory Council on Historic Preservation
  • Naval Sea Systems Command
  • U.S. Postal Service

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Best Poster/Display 

Recognizes those agencies that used creative and eye-catching displays to publicize the CFCNCA and attract contributors to the campaign.

  • Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau
  • U.S. Department of Energy
  • U.S. Department of Defense-Washington Headquarters Services
  • Department of Navy, Headquarters Marine Corps  

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Best Campaign Essay or Publication 

Recognizes online or print publications that connected people to the campaign.

  • Farm Credit Administration and Farm Credit System Insurance Corporation
  • U.S. Postal Service, Capital District  
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture

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Best Photography 

To an individual or organization for outstanding use of original images to publicize the CFCNCA.

  • U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • U.S. Army

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Best Overall Outreach Plan 

To the agencies that used multiple techniques to inform and motivate employees to participate in the 2018 campaign.

  • National Credit Union Administration
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Secret Service
  • U.S. Postal Service
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Service

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CFCNCA Heros Awards 

Those who exhibited a high-level of commitment to the combined federal campaign and who embody the spirit of volunteerism. 

  • Mary Warren, U.S. Department of the Treasury, U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing
  • Sam Wang, U.S. Deparment of Justice, Executive Office for United States Trustees
  • Tamera Jordan, U.S. Air Force
  • Lieutenant Commander James Sandifer, Navy Installations Command (not pictured) 
  • Deborah Branagan Goldman, U.S. Postal Service
  • Audrey Washington, U.S. Postal Service

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