Vermont - S. Whitney Landon Awards


The S. Whitney Landon Awards are presented each year, in Vermont, for programs which have achieved breakthrough results in the delivery of services to the youngest at-risk children, and their families, using innovative and creative strategies.

These agencies generally have been active with the early childhood system in their community and advocate at the local, regional, state and/or national level for the well-being of our youngest children and their families.

Year 2017 was the twenty-second year of the Awards! In each year of the competition, the top award winner receives $25,000. Runners-up receive $2,500. Consideration for this award happens each April.

The recent award recipients are listed below, by year. The top award winner for each year is listed first, followed by the runners-up.


Janet S. Munt Family Room | Burlington, VT (Chittenden County) |

Orange County Parent Child Center | Chelsea, VT (Orange County) |

Robin’s Nest Children’s Center | Burlington, VT (Chittenden County) |


Vermont Family Network | Williston, VT (Chittenden County) |

The Community Health Center of Burlington | Burlington, VT (Chittenden County) |

Trinity Children’s Center | Burlington, VT (Chittenden County) |


Mary Johnson Children’s Center | Middlebury, VT (Addison County) |

VSA Vermont, Inc. | Essex Junction, VT (Chittenden County)) |

YMCA – Greater Burlington | Burlington, VT (Chittenden County) |


Sunrise Family Resource Center | Bennington, VT (Bennington County) |

Vermont Family Network | Williston, VT (Chittenden County) |

Windham Child Care Association, Inc. | Brattleboro, VT (Windham County) |


Burlington Children’s Space, Inc. | Burlington, VT (Chittenden County) |

Rutland County Parent-Child Center | Rutland, VT (Rutland County) |

For a complete list of S. Whitney Landon Award recipients, please click here

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