Community achievement awards

Community awards

Our 2020 community awards night took place at Hackney Town Hall last week. Four organisations won Adiaha Antigha community achievement awards to recognise their superb work in Hackney and seven outstanding young people won Gary Francis young achiever awards.

Gary Francis Youth Achievement Awards

Daniel Ocitti, Mona Ait Jakane, Jade Walcott, Kyarna Morris, Montell Pemberton, Shenique Bass, David Smith

The Adiaha Antigha Community Achievement Awards

The individual or organisation doing the best outreach work to engage new people > Sadie Alleyne, Shoreditch

The individual or organisation doing the best work to challenge discrimination > Parity project, ELBA

The individual or organisation doing the best work bringing communities together and working across different communities in Hackney > Faisal Pirbhai, Apex Learning Hub

The individual or organisation doing the best work to empower disabled people > Laura Prikken, Shoreditch Trust

 

Check back in the next couple of days for our awards night photo gallery, film and more info!

"I just wanted to say a big thank you for our award. We are over the moon as it means so much to us to receive an award that is set up and run by a Hackney organisation and voted for by Hackney residents and friends"

2016 award winner Anne-Marie Hawkins, Hackney Independent Forum for 
Parents and Carers of children with disabilities

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