The following Jamaica Plain individuals, businesses and organizations have received recognition.

Jonathan Scott, President and CEO of Victory Programs, accepted the Cornerstone Award from Mass Housing and Shelter Alliance for VP’s work in the Housing First movement.

Susan Bethoney, from John D. Philbrick Elementary, along with Boston Latin School, will be honored by Green Schools with its annual “Green Difference Awards”.

Nora Hexter, from Boston Latin School, is a winner in this year’s Letters about Literature program.

Joseph Uhrig has graduated from Archbishop Williams High School.

Jessica Hamilton, James Hills, Luis Ottonelli, Cecilia Oyediran and Isa Woldeguioguis have graduated from the Initiative for Diversity in Civic Leadership at Suffolk University Law School.