2017

  • Eric was invited as a panel speaker at MiSK-UNDP youth event at United Nation, in New York City. He was the youngest speaker in the event which include former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg and UN Depvelopment program administrator, and former secretary of state Dr. Madeleine Albright (https://misk.org.sa/miskundpyouthforum/speakers/)
  • We Care Act is awarded President's Environmental Youth Award by US EPA.
  • SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Environmental Excellence Awards
  • Power of Children Award by Children's Museum of Indianapolis 
  • Robert Sheppard Leadership Award winner by National Society of High School Scholars 

2016

  • Eric Li named President's Star of Service Award by Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) (the first and only awardee honored in April 2016 since President Obama established the award in September 2015)
  • Eric Li named Barron Prize for Young Heroes Honoree (top 25 in the US and Canada)
  • Eric Li named International Young Eco-Hero Awardee honorable mention by Action for Nature (top 14 world-wide)
  • We Care Act blog and story featured on UN Youth Australia National Youth Week.

2015

  • Eric Li named 1 of 10 2015 National Honorees by the Prudential Spirit of Community Service Awards 
  • Eric Li named the 2015 Texas Middle School Honoree by the Prudential Spirit of Community Service Awards
  • Sharon Li named one of Kohl's Cares Scholarship Program National Winners
  • Sharon Li selected as 1 of 10 Global Youth Council members by Youth Service America
  • Grace Li featured in Doable: The Girls' Guide to Accomplishing Just About Anything by Deborah Reber

2014

  • Eric Li selected for the 2014 ABC Summer of Service Award by ABC TV & Youth Service America
  • Eric Li selected as a member of 2014-2015 GenerationOn Service Club Teen Council
  • Sharon Li selected for Excellence in Service and Leadership Award by GenerationOn

2013

  • We Care Act named a Joy Ambassador (2 per state) to kick off the 2013 Be a Joy Maker initiative by GenerationOn
  • Sharon Li selected for the 2013 ABC Summer of Service Award by ABC TV & Youth Service America
  • Sharon Li selected for Radio Disney Hero for Change Award by Youth Service America and Disney Friends for Change
  • Sharon Li named Nestle Very Best in Youth Finalist by Nestle

2012

  • Grace Li listed in The 25 Most Powerful and Influential Young People in the World by Youth Service America
  • Grace, Sharon, and Eric Li featured in 16 Incredible Kids Who Are Saving the World by MSN
  • Grace Li awarded The Power of Children Award by the Indianapolis Children's Museum

2011

  • Sharon Li named the 2011 Texas High School Honoree by the Prudential Spirit of Community Service Awards
  • Sharon Li named 1 of 25 Huggable Heroes National Finalists by Build-A-Bear Workshop
  • Eric Li named one of Kohl's Cares Scholarship Program Regional Winners
  • Grace Li selected for the All-America High School Service team by PARADE Magazine and GenerationOn
  • Grace Li featured on cover of PARADE magazine with Miranda Cosgrove
  • Grace Li invited to speak at the Global Youth Forum by People to People International

2010

  • We Care Act selected as 1 of 10 Youth Service Task Forces in the US
  • Grace, Sharon, and Eric Li awarded the Daily Points of Light Award by the Points of Light Institute
  • Grace, Sharon, and Eric Li awarded The 2010 Collaborative Change Maker Award by The Gulfsouth Youth Action Funds (Operation Reach)
  • Grace Li named 1 of 12 national finalists by Girls Going Places for the development of We Care Act as a community service business model
  • Grace Li named the youth recipient of the Harris Wofford Award, the highest award given by Youth Service America
  • Grace Li invited to the US Summit for Global Citizen Diplomacy in Washington DC to showcase work done by We Care Act
  • Grace Li invited as keynote speaker at the 7th Youth Service Institute Annual Conference by Youth Service America

2009

  • Sharon Li selected as the Texas winner of the Nicholas Green Distinguished Student Award by the National Association for Gifted Children
  • Sharon Li named the Ann Shaw Elementary Scholar by the Texas Association of Gifted and Talented
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