60th Anniversary Contest

60 year anniversary mark

The 2021 CFC celebrates 60 years of generous giving by the federal community, and what better way to celebrate this tradition than by entering the 2021 CFC 60th Anniversary Contest. This campaign contest provides an opportunity for the CFC to recognize you and/or your team for going above and beyond, using creativity to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the CFC and bringing the CFC message to your co-workers, no matter where they are working.   


The contest is open to all federal departments, agencies & offices. 

Important Dates 

Last day for submissions: January 14, 2022 – Early submissions are recommended to increase promotion of your entries on our local CFC social media page. 

Awards sent out to winners: February 2022 


Submissions should include original content created to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the CFC and promote giving during this special campaign year, in one of the following strategies:  

  • Best CFC Anniversary Digital Communication — To the department, agency, or reporting unit that made the most creative use of digital messaging, website, video tools, and/or social media to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the CFC. Submit copies of your messaging and/or screenshots of your website or social media posts with the entry form. You can enter samples of computer network messages, email blasts,  electronic newsletters, or other ways you electronically delivered the CFC message. (e.g. splash screens, marquees, emails, intranet pages, digital boards). 

  • Best CFC Anniversary Video — To the department, agency, or reporting unit that produced the most creative and effective brief video (not a video of an event or kickoff) to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the CFC. The video could incorporate a leadership message, Cause Week, or 60th anniversary challenge (e.g., 60 mile challenge, 60 acts of kindness, 60 fitness challenge). Please include a link to the video. 

  • Best CFC Anniversary Photo — To the department, agency, or reporting unit that submits a photo/photos highlighting the 60th anniversary logo in the most fun, unique, or interesting location. The photo should include the 60th anniversary logo. (available here

Judging and Winner Selection 

Entries will be judged by the LFCC committee and will be judged according to the criteria listed below.

  • Overall Visual: 50% 
    • Artistic merit  
    • Creativity  
  • Overall Content: 25% 
    • Does the content celebrate the 60th anniversary of the CFC? 
  • Overall Impact: 25% 
    • Number of Likes received on the VAB CFC Facebook and Instagram pages.
    • Method(s) of internal distribution, number of potential views.


Download the submission form and send it to us with supporting documents at [email protected]. If you need to submit a large video file, please use our dropbox accountEarly submissions are recommended to increase the opportunity for promotion of your entry on our local zone social media page. 


All winners will receive a framed certificate and be recognized during the annual CFC finale/awards ceremony.