Awards & Honors

The President’s Lifetime Achievement Award
President Barack Obama
2010

New York State Assembly Citation
James N. Tedisco- New York State Assembly
June 2013
Bringing success and prosperity to our communities, while providing a valuable service to our citizens.

State of New York Executive Chamber Certificate of Appreciation
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
June 2013
In grateful recognition of extraordinary efforts to help children in crisis- from the founding of this remarkable organization to the enormous energy, strength, insight, and wisdom needed to make it the successful community service that it is.

Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition
Congressman Michael G. Grimm
June 2013
For outstanding dedication and commitment to the needs of children and families in crisis.

Children and Families Opportunity Volunteer of the Year Award
Senator Hugh Farley and Cornell Cooperative Extention
October 2010

Soroptomist International Excellence Award
Soroptomist International
2012

Named one of the ‘Top 300 Innovative Social WefareOrganizations’ globally
Echoing Green
2008

Excellence in Community Service Award
Soroptomist International
2011

Soroptomist International Excellence Award
Soroptomist International
2010

Fraternal Order of Police Community Service Award
Fraternal Order of Police 8
2012

Fraternal Order of Police Community Service Award
Fraternal Order of Police 8
2011

Non-Profit of the Month Award
The Schenectady Today Show
2011

Hometown Heroes Wall of Fame Inductee
Trustco Bank
2011

Awarded for exemplary contributions to New York State. Rayn Boncie’s name and a description of her accomplishments were carved into a plaque, then placed on the Wall of Fame on Freeman’s Bride Road in Schenectady, NY

Soroptomist International Excellence Award
Soroptomist International
April 2013

Service Above Self Award
The Rotary Club of Albany
April 2013

City of Schenectady Congratulatory Certificate
Mayon Gary R. McCarthy
June 2013

Fraternal Order of Police Appreciation Certificate
Fraternal Order of Police Court Officers Memorial Lodge No. 35 of New York State
June 2013
Dedication and service to children throughout New York State.

2012 Top Rated Non-Profit
GreatNonprofits
October 2012