Awards and Rankings

Since the beginning of the Child and Family Network Centers, we have received the following organizational accomplishments:

National Association for the Education of Young Children

Five of CFNC’s eight preschool classrooms continue to be accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. Our other three preschool classrooms are in process of being accredited or are not eligible for accreditation simply because of their design.

Virginia Star Quality Initiative

CFNC is among the first preschool programs in Virginia to receive a 4/5-star rating from the Virginia Star Quality Initiative.

Catalogue For Philanthropy

Greater Washington selected CFNC as one of 78 outstanding nonprofits to be featured in the 2018-2019 Catalogue, selected for excellence, cost-effectiveness, and impact.

Center for Nonprofit Advancement Board Leadership Finalist

After a rigorous application and interview process, CFNC was a finalist for the Center for Nonprofit Advancement’s Board Leadership Award, selected for our board’s dedication to governance and leadership.

President Obama’s “Preschool For All”

In 2014, CFNC was praised by President Obama’s “Preschool for All” initiative as a national model for high-quality, bilingual preschools.

2015 Nonprofit of the Year

In 2015, CFNC received the prestigious Nonprofit Leader of the Year award by Leadership Fairfax.

GuideStar Platinum Rating

The Child and Family Network Center has been awarded GuideStar’s platinum rating for our dedication to commitment and transparency.

Charity Navigator 4-Star Rating

The Child and Family Network Center has been awarded Charity Navigator’s 4-star rating for demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency.

“I just want to say how lucky I am to have such a great program, run by great people. Your organization has made a big difference in my life. I can’t thank you enough.”

– CFNC Parent