Simmons Luminary Award

2012 Luminary Award

Click here for the full article discussing this year's recipients and the significance of the Simmons Luminary Award.


The Salesmanship Club Youth and Family Centers
North Texas Honoree

The Salesmanship Club Youth and Family Centers is a nonprofit that supports education and therapeutic services for at-risk Dallas children.

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AVANCE
Regional Honoree

AVANCE is a parenting and early childhood program that supports at-risk Hispanic families.

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Joan Ganz Cooney and Sesame Workshop
National Honoree

Joan Ganz Cooney and Sesame Workshop are the creators of the children's public television program, "Sesame Street.

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