2020 Governor’s Volunteer Award Recipient – Community Service Award
These awards, presented in conjunction with OneStar Foundation, honor the exemplary service of individuals, groups, and organizations that have made a significant and measurable contribution to Texas communities through service and volunteering in 2019.
2020 Most Admired CEOs by Houston Business Journal – Rania Mankarious
2020 Better Business Bureau Award of Excellence Winner
Crime Stoppers of Houston is honored to be a 2020 BBB Award of Excellence winner. As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, we are committed to transparency and following exceptional business practices and we are so thankful for our supporters!
2020 Crime Stoppers USA Community Initiative Award – Social Media Award
The Social Media Awards is awarded to a program in recognition for continued support and outstanding service through the use of Social Media in providing community awareness through the use of this medium for an awareness campaign and program enhancement. This award was given to the Crime Stoppers of Houston Safe Community Program in recognition of its prevention safety tips, videos and blogs featured monthly across social media platforms.
2020 Crime Stoppers USA Community Initiative Award – Crime Stoppers of Houston Young Professionals Group
The Community Initiative Award is awarded to a program/group that shows work accomplished in providing unique community initiative projects within their communities.
“As a judge for the awards committee, I very much enjoyed seeing how Crime Stoppers of Houston is engaging young people in Crime Stoppers. I am grateful to CSOH for this level of community outreach. Young people in our communities are the directors of our community and the nation’s future. What these young people are doing is noble, admirable, and shows an incredible level of leadership for others to follow. They’re a wonderful example to your community!” – Crime Stoppers USA Region 10 Director
2019 Marlene Young National Leadership Award – Andy Kahan
Crime Stoppers of Houston Director of Victim Services & Advocacy Andy Kahan was awarded 2019 Marlene Young National Leadership Award at the 45th annual National Organization for Victim Assistance Training Event in Phoenix, Arizona in recognition of his 27+ year commitment to helping crime victims.
2017 Houston Business Journal, Landmark Awards, Community Impact Category Finalist – In recognition of the opening of the first-ever Crime Stoppers Headquarters anywhere in the world
2017, the Flag of the United States of America was flown over the United States Capitol for Rania Mankarious
The Flag of the United States of America was flown over the United States Capitol for Rania Mankarious on June 30, 2017 in recognition for her hard work with Crime Stoppers of Houston, by the request of The Honorable John Abney Culbertson, Member of Congress.
2016 Crime Stoppers USA Award – Best Print Award
Best Print Media Award for the Crime Stoppers of Houston Back-to-School articles (Playing it Safe & Safety Tool Box) featured as the cover stories in The Buzz Magazines, August 2015 Back to School Issue. The print articles promoted the purpose of the Crime Stoppers of Houston Safe School Program during a critical time of the year when parents and families are distracted by the hustle and bustle of preparing children for back to school. The magazine was distributed to four clusters of prominent neighborhoods in the Greater Houston Area and was also available online.
2016 Crime Stoppers USA Award – Best Community Initiative Award
In recognition for the Crime Stoppers of Houston 2015 Gala, Building the Block Celebrating Media Icon Dave Ward, followed by ceremonial groundbreaking
2016 Texas’ Crime Stoppers Best Awards – General Newsprint Award
The Office of the Governor Texas Crime Stoppers Council presented Crime Stoppers of Houston with the 2016 Texas’ Best General Newsprint Award in recognition of our Back-to-School articles featured in The Buzz Magazines.
2016 Texas’ Crime Stoppers Best Awards – Social Media Award
The Office of the Governor Texas Crime Stoppers Council presented Crime Stoppers of Houston with the 2016 Texas’ Best Social Media Award in recognition of our community outreach efforts on our Facebook page.
2015 Prime Living Magazine readers voted Crime Stoppers of Houston as the “Best Non-Profit” and the “Best Gala” in the first annual Readers’ Choice Awards
Other awards and recognition of Crime Stoppers CEO Rania Mankarious:
2016 Top 30 Influential Women of Houston
2016 Houston Mom of the Year Nominee, Houston Moms Blog
2016, Mentor, Bizwomen Mentoring Monday, Houston Business Journal
2016, Top 30 Influential Women of Houston, D-Mars
2016, Women Who Mean Business Honoree, Houston Business Journal
2016, Houston Hero, Houston Chronicle
2016 Best Dressed Texan, Prime Living Reader’s Choice Award
2015 Best Dressed Texan, Prime Living Reader’s Choice Award
2015 Lights Camera Action, Honoree Mother’s Day Soiree
2013, Houston’s 50 Most Influential Women, Houston Woman Magazine