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Awards/Recognition

2019


2019 Courage, Confidence, and Character Award

June 2019 – Girl Scouts of Connecticut

Scarlett Lewis received the 2019 Courage, Confidence, and Courage Award, which is presented to an individual who has overcome unique challenges in their life and has made outstanding contributions to their community or achieved extraordinary success.

Certificate of Special Recognition

June 2019 –  Senator Richard Blumenthal

Recognized Scarlett Lewis for receiving the Girl Scouts 2019 Courage, Confidence, and Character Award for her extraordinary work and advocacy for Social and Emotional Learning (SEL).

Certificate of Accomplishment

June 2019 –  Senator Chris Murphy

As the Chief Movement Officer at Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement, Scarlett’s commitment to empowering educators and students by promoting social and emotional education in schools is an inspiration to young women and girls everywhere. Her leadership exemplifies all that it means to be a Girl Scout, not only for those she works with now, but for generations of change-makers in the years to come.

Official Statement of Recognition

June 2019 –  Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz 

Congratulations to Scarlett Lewis in recognition of receiving the Courage, Confidence, and Character Award presented by the Girl Scouts of CT. Thank you for your many years of service and for your commitment to serving as a role model for women and girls across CT.

Honored at the Ford Theatre Gala

June 2019 –  Ford Theatre Gala

Scarlett Lewis was honored at the Ford Theater Gala in June 2019, with a standing ovation for almost a minute. This tribute showcases the extraordinary individuals for their service and work to help create a more unified and compassionate nation.

The Global Presence 2019 Humanitarian Award

October 2019 – Parenting 2pt0

Scarlett Lewis received the 2019 Global Presence Humanitarian Award, which recognizes an individual and/or organisation that has nurtured Life Skills development in a magnanimous manner.

2019 Mindful Family Award

October 2019 – Mission Be

Presented to Scarlett, Jesse, and J.T. Lewis for their outstanding courage, love and compassion for others.

2019 Silver Stevie Award

November 2019 – The Stevie Awards for Women in Business

Presented to The Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement for Organization of the Year – Government or Non-Profit– 10 or Less Employees

2019 Silver Stevie Award

November 2019 – The Stevie Awards for Women in Business

Presented to Scarlett Lewis as the founder of The Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement for Woman of the Year – Government or Non-Profit

2019 Jason Award

November 2019 – Children’s Square U.S.A.

Presented to Scarlett Lewis, founder of the Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement, to honor her for her vision, courage, and will.

2019 NEASC Charles Eliot Award

December 2019 – New England Association of Schools and Colleges

Presented to Scarlett Lewis, founder of the Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement, in recognition and appreciation of the quiet contributions, the achievements both acclaimed and unknown, and the personal sacrifices made for the benefit of all.

2018


2018 Character and Courage Award

October 2018 – Character.org

Scarlett Lewis was a recipient of the 2018 Character and Courage Award from Character.org.

Promising Practices Award

October 2018 – Character.org

The award is given to organizations that “plan and implement unique initiatives that foster collaboration and good character building.” The Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement  received a Promising Practices Award for our work promoting Social Emotional Learning to students.

 

Changing the World One Heart at a Time Award

Aug 2018 – The Center for Nonviolence & Peace Studies

Award presented to Scarlett Lewis and the Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement for dedication and commitment to spreading Jesse’s message of Nurturing, Healing Love as a global movement for peace.

 2018 Woman of Distinction

May 2018 – YWCA

The YWCA Darien/Norwalk selected Scarlett Lewis as a recipient for the 2018 Women of Distinction Awards. The award recognizes women who have made significant and unique contributions that have made a difference in the community.

Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters,

College of Arts and Sciences

May 2018 – Quinnipiac University

2017


2017 Gold Stevie Award

November 2017 – The Stevie Awards for Women in Business

Presented to The Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement for Organization of the Year – Government or Non-Profit– 10 or Less Employees

2017 Silver Stevie Award

November 2017 – The Stevie Awards for Women in Business

Presented to Scarlett Lewis as the founder of The Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement for Female Executive of the Year – Government or Non-Profit –10 or Less Employees

2017 Silver Stevie Award

November 2017 – The Stevie Awards for Women in Business

Presented to Scarlett Lewis as the founder of The Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement for Woman of the Year – Government or Non-Profit

2016


Family and Community Service Award

October 2016 – Rotary Club of Meriden, CT

Presented to The Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement in recognition of outstanding service to Families and Communities.

16th Serenity Award

September 2016 – Center for Serenity

For her faithfulness in spreading Jesse’s message and nurturing healing love around the world.

2015


Positive Ogive Award

2014-2015 

Key to the City

2014-2015 – Fayetteville, Arkansas

Plaque

2014-2015 – City of Germantown

2014


2014 Common Ground Award

November 2014 – Search for Common Ground

“The Common Ground Awards are presented annually to honor outstanding accomplishments in conflict resolution, negotiation, community building, and peacebuilding.” (https://www.sfcg.org/awards/).

Legacy Award Honoree

September 2014 – Aurea McGarry’s Live Your Legacy Summit

For being the world’s strongest mother and carrying on Jesse’s legacy with his message of nurturing, healing love.

Hero of Forgiveness

August 2014 – Worldwide Forgiveness Alliance

The Board of Directors honored Scarlett Lewis as Hero of Forgiveness in recognition of her courage and commitment to forgiveness, peace and reconciliation.

Plaque of Appreciation

August 2014 – Tri-County Mental Health 24th Annual Banquet

Plenary Speaker

February 2014 – Jackson State University

In appreciation for serving as a plenary speaker at the Mississippi Child Welfare Institute Conference.

2013


Speaker

September 2013 – LEVAS Org.

Presented to Scarlett Lewis in appreciation for her supportive speech at the 18th Annual LEVAS Memorial Tribute to 1st Responders of 9/11, U.S. Military, Mothers United Against Violence, Newtown and many others.