For their joint campaign and petition in the interest of amateur sports are the German Football Association (DFB) and the German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) has been awarded the Health:Angel. The award, created by the artist Massimo Bramandi Health:Angel, created in 2016, is awarded for outstanding health communication. The founder of the award is the registered association Health Media Award, based in Cologne. Markus Berger, Chairman of the Health Media Award e.V., presented the award to the two umbrella organizations at the sports field of the SC Berlin Amateurs to the representatives of the DFB, DOSB, Berlin Football Association, Berlin State Sports Association and amateur clubs.
The Berlin Senator for the Interior and Sport, Andreas GeiselThe petition document with the number of supporters (exactly 96,582) was accepted by the Conference of Minister Presidents of the Länder on behalf of the Conference. In addition, the Chairman of the Conference of Minister Presidents and Governing Mayor of Berlin, Michael Müller, and the Chairman of the Conference of Ministers of Sport, Roger Lewentz (Interior Minister of Rhineland-Palatinate), received an official letter with the collected signatures. Berger emphasized the "unerring choice of topics and the simple and successful implementation of the campaign.
"With nearly 100,000 signatories convinced Outside must be inside also with reach, effectiveness and conciseness. An exemplary communication performance that cannot be taken for granted in these difficult times. Around 25,000 comments under the petition also show that the issue not only reaches many people, but also affects and moves them."
association chairman Markus Berger justified the award.