2020 Solaris Awards

 Now Taking Nominations 

The Solaris Awards will be held March 31st 2020

The Solaris Gala celebrates and recognizes the best human services offerings in the Greater Baton Rouge area. Without these organizations and the programs they manage, many individuals and families would not receive the assistance and support needed to face day-to day and life’s changing challenges. Family Road of Greater Baton Rouge fulfills its mission to strengthen families through leadership and coordination of community services in a warm and welcoming place, through collaboration with over 108 non-profit, privates, and government organizations to improve the community. The team work demonstrated by these organizations and their programs impact the lives of individuals, children and families in the Greater Baton Rouge community and our future!


The Solaris Awards celebrates the holistic efforts that make a program successful. These awards honor the greatest form of collaboration " Team Work". Six broad categories honor programs and their agencies for excellence in serving the Greater Baton Rouge community; and they are

Radiance Award: Recognizes Health Care Programs
Brilliance Award: Recognizes Social Service Adult Programs
Illumination Award: Recognizes Social Service Children Programs
Iridescent Award: Social Service Government Programs
Sparkle Award: Recognizes Education and Enrichment Programs
Solaris Award: Recognizes the Overall Outstanding Program


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