TACFS Awards

About the TACFS Award

We are proud to support the people and organizations that serve children and families. We see the commitment, work, sacrifices, and love that you give every single day. Each year, it is our honor to present awards to individuals and organizations who have demonstrated the highest levels of personal and professional excellence in our community.

View their acceptance videos!

Adoptive Parents of the Year
Rolando & Araceli Garza
Nominated by Arms Wide

Foster Parents of the Year
Megan and Jason Boyd
Nominated by 2INgage

Kinship Caregivers of the Year
Joshua & Maranda Elam
Nominated by Arrow Child and Family Ministries

Community Organization Staff of the Year
Taisha Luckey
Nominated by Respite Care of San Antonio

General Residential Operation Staff of the Year
Devin Coker
Nominated by Cumberland Youth and Family Services

Texas Department of Family and Protective Services Employee of the Year
Aurora Salazar
Nominated by Arrow Child and Family Ministries

Community Partner of the Year
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
Nominated by Divinity Family Services

Award Categories

Award winners are typically announced around the Texas Child Care Administrators Conference in October.

TACFS member organizations are invited to submit nominations 
for our annual awards!