HR Houston continues to work hard to set goals and strategic initiatives in support of the HR profession and to meet the needs of HR professionals. It's through these ongoing efforts that they tirelessly strive to increase the Chapter's visibility, effectiveness and impact within the HR community. Below are just a few of the awards that HR Houston has received in recognition of their achievements!
SHRM Foundation Chapter Champion
Through the support from SHRM chapters, state councils, and volunteer leaders, the SHRM Foundation is able to fulfill their mission to champion workforce and workplace transformation.
To say thanks to chapters, councils, and volunteer leaders who go above-and-beyond, the SHRM Foundation has created a number of recognition awards, one of which is the Top 25 Fundraising Chapter Award. With more than 500 SHRM Chapters, the Top 25 Fundraising Chapters represents 5% of all chapters. Chapters on this prestigious list have the highest total annual contributions, with totals including gifts from the chapter, plus recognition credits given by individuals or companies when making their donation.
HR Houston's continued support of the The SHRM Foundation helps to deliver scholarships and resources to students and HR professionals to build inclusive organizations where workers thrive and organizations succeed.
The SHRM Foundation proudly recognizes HR Houston as the:
- 2018 - #1 Top 25 Fundraising Chapter
- 2017 - #2 Top 25 Fundraising Chapter
- 2016 - #5 Top 25 Fundraising Chapter
SHRM Learning System Champion
What does it mean to be a SHRM Learning System Champion?
The competency-based SHRM-CP® and SHRM-SCP® credentials are the new global standard in HR certification. These credentials are among the first HR certifications focused on teaching and testing the practical, real-life information HR professionals need to advance their organizations, and excel in their careers today, including knowledge, skills, and behavioral competencies.
The SHRM Learning System Champion status is a recognition of our chapter’s hard work to elevate the HR profession through professional development and HR knowledge among members, gained from SHRM certification. SHRM created this prestigious distinction in support of its premier educational product. This status also helps to promote the HR profession at the local level by using the SHRM Learning System® for SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP.
SHRM recognizes HR Houston as the:
- 2019 - SHRM Learning System Champion Chapter
- 2018 - SHRM Learning System Champion Chapter
- 2017 - SHRM Learning System Champion Chapter
SHRM Excel Award
This award recognizes outstanding achievements in chapter operations and a commitment to providing meaningful programs and services to HR Houston members. It also is recognition of HR Houston's continued growth and development as a business leader, capable of developing strategies that lead to business success! The EXCEL award aligns individual chapters and state councils’ activities with SHRM’s aspirations for the HR profession.
The EXCEL award can be earned at four levels: bronze, silver, gold and platinum, recognizing achievements by SHRM chapters in three categories: Serving HR Professionals, Advancing the HR Profession and Enhancing the SHRM Community.
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) recognizes HR Houston as a:
- 2017-2018 - Platinum Chapter
- 2016-2017 - Platinum Chapter
- 2015-2016 - Silver Chapter