Community Matters : September 22, 2010
Generations of Hope Development Corporation was a finalist in Ashoka’s 2010 Changemaker’s Competition. GHDC’s entry, The Transformative Power of Intergenerational Community Living, was one of eight finalists.
Read the full story on the Changemakers website.
AARP : December 1, 2009
Brenda Krause Eheart was honored with a 2010 Inspire Award by AARP, which salutes “outstanding individuals who are using their energy, creativity, and passion to make the world a better place.”
Read the full story on the AARP website.
Civic Ventures / Encore.org : October 1, 2009
In October 2009, Generations of Hope’s founder Brenda Krause Eheart was named a Purpose Prize Fellow by Civic Ventures.
Read the full story on the Civic Ventures website.
Ashoka : December 5, 2008
In December 2008, Generations of Hope’s founder Brenda Krause Eheart was named an Ashoka Fellow and inducted into a worldwide fellowship of social entrepreneurs by Ashoka: Innovators for the Public.
Read the full story on the Ashoka website.
Heinz Foundation : September 9, 2008
On October 21, 2008 the Heinz Award in the Human Condition was awarded to Brenda Krause Eheart, the founder of Generations of Hope, for “finding a solution to the nation’s confounding issue of foster care adoption.”
Read the full story on the Heinz Foundation website.
Harvard Kennedy School : April 15, 2006
Generations of Hope was a finalist for this award from the Ash Institute for Democratic Governance and Innovation, at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.
Read more about this award on the Ash Institute website.
US Department of Health and Human Services : October 12, 2002
Brenda Krause Eheart was selected as a recipient of an Adoption Excellence Award by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families.
Read the announcement on the Illinois Government News website.
Oprah's Angel Network : June 15, 2000
Brenda Krause Eheart was selected as a recipient of Oprah’s Angel Network Use Your Life Award.
Read the full story on the Angel Network website.