Fresh Lifelines For Youth Recognition

National:

  • 2013- FLY’s Executive Director Christa Gannon wins the 2013 In Harmony wtih Hope® award
  • 2010 – FLY’s Executive Director, Christa Gannon, was awarded the Ashoka Fellowship for her work with the Juvenile Justice System
  • 2010 – FLY’s Associate Director, Aila Malik, Receives the American Bar Association’s ‘Young Lawyer of the Year’ Award for her work at FLY.
  • 2006 – FLY’s Executive Director, Christa Gannon, honored by Stanford Law School as the winner of its first National Alumni Public Service Award
  • 2002 – FLY’s Law Program receives one of five national grant awards for best practices in law-related education by the National Law-Related Education Consortium
  • 2002 – FLY’s Leadership Program receives one of five national grant awards for innovation by the National Law-Related Education Consortium

State:

  • 2011- FLY’s Executive Director, Christa Gannon, receives the James Irvine Foundation Leadership Award for efforts to implement innovative and effective solutions to a critical state issue.
  • 2002 – California Statewide Award – Honorable Mention

Local:

  • 2013- FLY’s Executive Director Christa Gannon receives the Second Annual Kiwanis Angel Award
  • 2010 – FLY Receives County of Santa Clara Human Relations Award
  • 2010 - FLY’s Lead Mentor Program Case Manager, Joseph Herrity, receives San Jose Job Corps, Youth Service Award
  • 2010 - FLY’s Leadership Case Manager, Jeff Bautista, receives San Jose Job Corps, Youth Service Award
  • 2010 - FLY’s Law Volunteer Mitesh Patel, receives Project Cornerstones, Adult Role Model Award
  • 2010 - FLY’s Law Program Manager, Alana Hawkins, receives Junior League of San Jose, Volunteer Service Award
  • 2009 – FLY’s Executive Director Christa Gannon receives the Jefferson Award for Public Service
  • 2009 - FLY’s Board Member, Carol Dressler, receives the San Jose Junior League’s Volunteer Service Award
  • 2008 - FLY’s Mentor Program Manager, David Cattivera, receives San Jose Job Corps, Youth Service Award
  • 2008 - FLY’s Board Member Stefan Zier, receives the San Jose Junior League’s Volunteer Service Award
  • 2008 – FLY Receives Volunteer Center of San Mateo and San Francisco, Excellence in Volunteer Management
  • 2007 – FLY Receives Stanford University, Community Partner Award
  • 2007 - FLY’s Leadership Program Manager, Abe Menor, receives San Jose Job Corps, Youth Service Award
  • 2004 – FLY Receives Santa Clara County School Boards Association Glenn W. Hoffman Exemplary Award for FLY’s Middle School Program
  • 2003 – FLY’s Executive Director, Christa Gannon, receives Santa Clara Law School Christa Gannon named Bay Area Woman of Distinction for mentoring law students
  • 2003 – FLY’s Executive Director, Christa Gannon, receives Legal Advocates for Children and Youth FLY director received Youth Advocate of the Year Award
  • 2001 – FLY Receives City of San Jose’s first-ever Human Rights Award