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One United Lancaster wins six Keystone Media Awards

One United Lancaster is proud to announce it has won six Keystone Media Awards in 2024, its largest total to date.

Overseen by the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association, the Keystone Media Awards honor journalism “that consistently provides relevance, integrity, and initiative in serving readers and audiences.”

One United Lancaster’s awards, received for its reporting in 2023, are as follows:

News Beat Reporting, 2nd Place: To Tim Stuhldreher, for his reporting on homelessness in Lancaster County;

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Honorable Mention: To Kyle Gamble, Maddie Seiler, Tim Stuhldreher and Max Weidman, for the following portfolio of articles:

News Video, 2nd Place: To videographer Kyle Gamble, for his piece on the collaboration between Meals on Wheels and Music for Everyone:

Feature Video, 2nd Place: To Kyle Gamble, for his piece on Lancaster-Lebanon Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build Week:

News Event Photo, 2nd Place: To Tim Stuhldreher, for a photograph of the African American Cultural Parade:

Members of the Star Struck Superstars perform on South Lime Street during the African American Cultural Parade on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2023. (Photo: Tim Stuhldreher)

Sports Feature Photo, 2nd Place: To Tyler Wegert, for a photograph of the award ceremony at the Unity Cup soccer tournament:

West Africa Captain Thomas Sengeh, holding his daughter, celebrates his team’s Lancaster Unity Cup victory at Roberto Clemente Field on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2023. (Photo: Tyler Wegert)

“I’m incredibly proud of the team at One United Lancaster for sharing the important stories of our community day after day, and for earning these well-deserved acknowledgements of their tireless hard work,” said Kate Zimmerman, president and CEO of United Way of Lancaster County, One United Lancaster’s parent organization and sponsor.

One United Lancaster previously won four Keystone Media Awards in 2023, two in 2022 and one in 2021.