In Texas, Lifeline Global’s Malachi Dads received the “Best Family Program” award during the Governor’s 2020-2021 Criminal Justice Volunteer Service Awards program.

Governor's award

The award was presented by the Texas Board of Criminal Justice. “Volunteering is a responsibility that these recipients have embraced wholeheartedly and for that we are extremely grateful,” said Board Chairman, O’Daniel. Executive Director Bryan Collier remarked, “The efforts of these award recipients are unparalleled. Every day they leave a profound and lasting impression on the lives of so many across the state of Texas.” 

Accepting the award for Malachi Dads were volunteers Diann and Judd Bailiff from Hideaway, Texas. Rolando was an inmate participating in the program.