Awards & Recognition

Robert W. Crawford Achievement Prize
The National Recreation Foundation, 2015

Commitment to Care Award
Emblem Health, 2013

Award for Youth Support Services
Emblem Health, 2013

Institution Builder Award
The National Black Theater, 2010

Neighborhood Leadership Award
The New York Women’s Foundation, 2010

Finalist, The Brooke W. Mahoney Award for Outstanding Board Leadership
VCG: Volunteer Consulting Group, 2010

Exemplary Advocacy Organization Award
New York State Education Department, 2008

Special Achievement Award
Union Square Awards, 2007

Leadership for a Changing World Award
Ford Foundation, 2005-2007

Art for Life Award
Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation, 2005

Catalog for Giving
Urban Hero Award, Member Organization, 2001-2005

Young Alumni Public Service Award
Brown University Alumni Association, 2003

Renaissance Award
Abyssinian Development Corporation, 2003

Use Your Life Award
Oprah’s Angel Network, 2001

Dance Theater of Harlem
Youth Council Award, 2001

Long Walk to Freedom Youth Activism Award
Community Works, 2001

Commitment to Community Award
La Unidad Latina, 2001

Union Square Award
Fund for the City of New York, 2000

Innovation in Education Award
Oracle/NYIT, 1997