"Sharing Hope," a six-minute documentary by Brendan McNamara on the origins of SHARE, was selected as a Finalist in the 2009 DoGooder TV Awards.
During each fall semester, Elon University's Truitt Center for Religious & Spiritual Life sponsors a program called "Hometown Heroes: Models of Civic Leadership."
Volunteer Match chose SHARE for their monthly "Nonprofit Spotlight" for February 2010. The spotlight was featured on the VolunteerMatch homepage, and also within their monthly nonprofit newsletter
SHARE founder, Shannon McNamara was awarded $5,000 by the Russ Berrie Award for Making a Difference, which honors Garden State residents for their unselfish dedication to serving others within the
Shannon was named SheHero of the Week, September 10, 2010, for "inspiring youth to become tomorrow's heroes."