Center for Family, Work and Community


Over the years, UMass Lowell's Center for Family, Work and Community has been recognized for providing services for the University and the community. Our staff members and projects have received numerous awards.

AwardRecipientsDateAwarded by
Youth Environmental Heritage AwardRAP teens2007Lowell National Historical Park
Barry Commoner AwardDavid Turcotte2007Department of Work Environment, UMass Lowell
You Make a Difference AwardCFWC2005Lowell Community Health Center
National Model in Developing Successful PartnershipsGEAR UP Lowell2003U.S. Department of Education
Award for Special ServiceDavid Turcotte2003Non-Profit Alliance of Greater Lowell
Award for Commitment to Ensuring Lowell Youth's SuccessGEAR UP Lowell2001LHS Hispanic Student Association
HUD Best Practices AwardCFWC1999 
Award for Leadership and Continued SupportCFWC1997Lowell Cambodian Mutual Assistance Association
Award for Public ServiceLinda Silka  UMass President
Award for Public ServiceRobert Forrant  UMass President
Award for Public ServiceJoyce Gibson UMass President
2+4=Service+Common Ground awardLinda Silka & Joyce Gibson Learn & Serve America