2019 Gold Press Kit

We’re excited to work with representatives from all varieties of media outlets and have staff ready to assist you! Whether you’re interested in covering the Gold Medal Ceremony, running a news story on local Gold Medal recipients, or learning more about the program in general — we’re here to help.

If you represent a member of Congress or media outlet with regional, national, or international reach, we can also arrange for interviews with our spokespersons.


Press Contacts

For reporters working on national stories and/or members of TV, radio, new media broadcasting:
Martine Charles
(206) 295-9114
martine@marcglobalcommunications.com

Sharon Liggins
(818) 207-5027
sharon.liggins@gmail.com

For reporters working on local stories, partner organization/congressional staff inquiries, or general information:
Derek Doyle
(301) 676-3882
doyle@congressionalaward.org

If you are not a member of the media but would like to learn more, please use the Contact Us page.


Fact Sheet

2019 Gold Medalists: Facts & Figures (PDF)


Press Releases

June 28, 2019 – 538 Students Honored with Congress’ Most Prestigious Honor for Youth

May 12, 2019 – Utah Jazz Owner Gail Miller Selected as Horizon Awardee

June 11, 2019 – Congress to Honor Youth Nationwide with Congressional Award Gold Medal


Sample Previous Coverage

WLKY Louisville (VIDEO)

Senator David Perdue (GA)

KUSI’s Good Morning San Diego (VIDEO)

Congressman Andy Biggs (AZ-05)

AP Sports (Gail Miller Horizon Award)

ABC KTXS12 (VIDEO)

Georgetown School of Nursing

Conway Daily Sun

Hometownsource.com

nwestiowa.com


Logos

       

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Photos + Promotion

Instagram / Square Media

 

Facebook Cover Photo

Web Story Headers / Feature Images

 

View and download photos from our Flickr media gallery.


Additional Resources

EVENT SCHEDULE   GOLD MEDALIST LIST

PANEL DISCUSSIONS   CEREMONY PROGRAM


Biographies

Gail Miller – Horizon Award
Co-Founder of Larry H. Miller Group of Companies, Owner of Utah Jazz
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Lynn Lyons – Inspiration Award
Retired Educator, Congressional Award Florida Advisor
Read Bio

Paxton K. Baker
Chairman, The Congressional Award
Read Bio


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