Awards and Recognition

Through the years, Trinity Chapter has received numerous accolades and awards.


  • Dallas Independent School District Board of Trustees Recognition as a Community Leader
  • Western Area Legacy Keeper Award


  • Texas State Senate Proclamation Trinity Chapter 20th Anniversary
  • Texas House of Representatives Proclamation Trinity Chapter 20th Anniversary
  • National Programs Award – Excellence in Programming; Legacy Award Umbrella Programming
  • National Best Practice Program for Outstanding Umbrella Programming
  • National Providing Transformational Service to Youth Programming in the Area of STEM Education and Career Readiness

Prior to 2014

  • National Friendship Award, National Program Award – Legacy Umbrella Program
  • Best Practice Program – Outstanding Umbrella Programming, Western Area Outstanding STEM programming, Western Area Legacy Keeper Award, Western Area Exhibit Third Place Winner
  • Western Area – Recognized S.T.E.P.S. Strategies that Ensure Program Strength
  • Bethlehem Center – Star of Hope Award
  • Museum of African American Life and Culture’s A. Maceo Smith Award
  • Dallas Black Dance Theatre Corporate Appreciation Award
  • Western Area Achievement Award for Arts
  • Western Area Achievement Award for Program Collaboration
  • Western Area – 1st Place Poster Arts