Recipient of the 2008 Distinguished Alumni Award from San Diego State University’s College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts.
APOC is number 5 in the top 10 Black Expressions 2006 Book of the Year awards. Black Expressions is one of the most successful book clubs, so they have a large group of members who voted. Cupcake personally thanks each and every one who voted for her.
Books for a Better Life – Suze Orman First Book Award
BCALA Literary Award – Nonfiction Honor Book Winner
O Magazine – Phenomenal Woman
San Francisco Chronicle – Law degree marks victory over drugs
San Francisco Chronicle – Groups to offer shelter for child prostitutes
MCC Press Release