Awards & recognition
As a highly valued participant in the Austin Community, Florence's Comfort House has received recognition and many awards.
- "Against All Odds" Award (Washington, D.C.)
- VFW Volunteer Award
- Fox "Outstanding Community Service" Award
- American Red Cross "Texas Heroes Finalist"
- Eckerd's Top 100 Women Finalist
- Texas House of Representatives Resolution Award
- Austin "Community Volunteer Award"
- "Keep Austin Beautiful" Award
- KVUE "Five Who Care" Award
- "Service to Mankind" Award
- JC Penney "Golden Rule" Award
- National Center for Neighborhood Enterprise "Achievement Against the Odds" Award