Congratulations to our 2017 ambassadors!
The goDCgo Ambassador Awards recognize DC organizations for their efforts as transportation leaders. By offering transportation benefits and creative program incentives, the winning businesses help make the District the healthiest, greenest and most livable city in the United States. The program has five award categories.
DC Commuter Benefits Law All-star Award
Everybody Wins! DC, a nonprofit organization devoted to promoting children’s literacy and a love of learning, started their commuter benefits program in 2016 and has generously extended benefits access to part-time employees.
Inter-American Development Bank, the leading source of development financing for Latin America and the Caribbean providing loans, grants and technical assistance, has more than 300 ‘pool commuters and created an employee app dedicated to transportation resources.
bike-friendly workplace award
National Geographic Society, one of the largest nonprofit scientific and education organizations dedicated to exploring Earth, protecting wildlife and helping students become geographically literate, encourages employees to use two wheel transportation by offering Capital Bikeshare Corporate Memberships, showers, lockers and a bicycle repair stand, and sponsors a pit stop on Bike to Work Day.
telework/flex/alternative schedule award
TCG, a Federal IT and management consulting industry leader with a culture focused on delivering smart solutions for programs of national importance, adopts a telecommute-first model and has nearly 75% of its employees teleworking at least one day a week.
most innovative commuter benefits program award
ZGF Architects LLP, an architecture, interior design, urban design and planning firm designing built environments that make a difference in the world, hosts a firm-wide competition encourage employees to use a variety of public transit options accumulating more than 140,000 “green” miles a week.
- A displayable commemorative Award
- Recognition at the goDCgo Ambassador Awards ceremony, held March 29, 2017
- Networking opportunities with DC businesses and the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) leadership
- Social media exposure to 5,000+ followers
- Publicity via press releases
- Their company logo on promotional materials
The goDCgo Ambassador Awards ceremony will be held at the Westin Georgetown on Wednesday, March 29, 2017.
Further details will be released shortly.
To be eligible for a goDCgo Ambassador Award, all organizations must:
- Offer commuter transit benefits.
- Distribute information about commute options to employees.
The goDCgo Ambassador Award winners are selected through a competitive self-nomination process. Please stay tuned for details on nominating your organization for the 2018 awards.
While the 2017 nomination period has closed, employers are encouraged to start or enhance their commuter benefits programs for next year's awards. Contact info@goDCgo.com or 202.299.2186 for more information.