Awards and Recognitions

GBCE's Awards display in our Conference Room



The United Way: “August F. Serra Community Engagement Award”, in recognition of a lifetime of excellence in community engagement work.


The Kennedy Center: “Competitive Employer of the Year”, in recognition of outstanding commitment to persons with disabilities by providing meaningful and gainful employment

The WorkPlace, Inc.: Professional of the Year” in recognition of our willingness to participate in training and hiring unemployed workers through innovative programs.

The Cascade Alliance and St. Vincent de Paul of Lane County, OR: Annual Awards – “Pioneer” in Mattress Recycling in recognition of starting the first such recycling facility in CT and the first non-profit in the Cascade Alliance


The Housing Authority of the City of Bridgeport: Section 3 Business Concern Program, Bridgeport-Stamford Metropolitan Area