Edie Lambert

News anchor and reporter for KCRA and former SPC board member

Join the Sacramento Press Club on April 20 as we announce and honor the winners of our 2nd Annual SPC Journalism Awards. KCRA anchor and Sacramento Press Club volunteer Edie Lambert will host the virtual celebration, streaming live on our Facebook page. She will be joined by special guests, including past recipients of SPC’s annual student journalism scholarships. Finalists and sponsors are invited to a live watch party at Urban Roots Brewing in Sacramento starting at 5 p.m. Proceeds from the event will benefit the scholarship program.

April 20, 2022, 5:30-7 p.m.

Streamed on the SPC Facebook Page

Live watch party at Urban Roots Brewery

SPC’s awards contest will honor the best California journalism of 2021 focused on state politics and policy. Our panel of distinguished judges will choose winners in 18 categories: Journalist of the Year, Courage in Journalism, Impact in Journalism, Coverage of the California Recall, Daily Capitol Beat Reporting, Capitol Enterprise Reporting, Business/Labor Reporting, Education Reporting, Housing/Homelessness Reporting, Public Health Reporting, Environmental Reporting, Reporting on Racial Justice, Best Broadcast Interview, Commentary, Spanish Language Journalism and three Photography awards – Spot News, Features and California Recall.

Thank you to our sponsors:

Sponsorship Opportunities

  • $5,000 “Feature” Level
    • Speaking role in event program
    • Dedicated SPC social media post
    • Logo included on event’s virtual background
    • Scrolling banner on event website page
    • Featured in social media posts
    • Opportunity to be exclusive sponsor of a future SPC event
    • Four tickets to watch party at Urban Roots
  • $2,500 “Lede” Level
    • Verbally recognized during event
    • Dedicated SPC social media post
    • Logo included on event’s virtual background
    • Scrolling banner on event website page
    • Featured in social media posts
    • Four tickets to watch party at Urban Roots
  • $1,000 “Byline” Level
    • Included on scrolling list of sponsors during event
    • Dedicated SPC social media post
    • Four tickets to watch party at Urban Roots
  • $500 “Scoop” Level
    • Included on scrolling list of sponsors during event
    • Two tickets to watch party at Urban Roots
  • $500 “SPC50+” Level
    • SPC50 members who contribute $500 will receive the $1,000 “Byline” Level benefits
    • Included on scrolling list of sponsors during event
    • Dedicated SPC social media post
    • Two tickets to watch party at Urban Roots
  • $100 “Member” Level
    • For members who want to do something extra for SPC
    • Two tickets to watch party at Urban Roots

For more information and to make a sponsorship commitment, please contact any of the following Sacramento Press Club board members:

Nicole Evans Kasabian – nevans@nkestrategies.com
Roger Salazar – rsalazar@alzamedia.com
Matt Mahon – matt@lucaspublicaffairs.com
Dan Smith – dsmith@visitcalifornia.com
Allen Young – allenmyoung@gmail.com

As a 501(c)3 organization, contributions to the Sacramento Press Club are tax deductible.  EIN 94-2802295

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