Kristin Tassin, Fort Bend ISD Board President, is the recipient of a 2018 Hero for Children award.
Presented by Pastors for Texas Children, an education advocacy organization, the award recognizes individuals for their undying commitment and support to Texas public schools.
Pastor Charles Johnson, Executive Director of Pastors for Texas Children, presented Tassin with the award during a celebration of public education on Feb. 28. Pastor Rudy White of Christian Bible Church hosted the event.
“This is a very important moment for us,” said Pastor Johnson. “For the first time in our organization’s history, we’re presenting this award to a female and a school board member.”
This is the fifth year for Pastors for Texas Children to present the award. Past recipients have included state lawmakers.
“I am honored and humbled to receive the Hero for Children award,” said Tassin. “And I thank Pastors for Texas Children for partnering with us and being instrumental in what we do to support our children.”
Pastors for Texas Children is an independent ministry, advocacy and outreach group comprised of pastors and church leaders from across the state. The group supports quality public education opportunities for all Texas children. To learn more, visit www.pastorsfortexaschildren.com.