AlMabarrah AlKhalifia Foundation Wins His Highness Shaikh Isa bin Ali Al Khalifa Award for ‘Best Institutional Voluntary Performance’


Manama, Bahrain – 17 September 2022: AlMabarrah AlKhalifia Foundation won the first place within His Highness Shaikh Isa bin Ali Al Khalifa Award for ‘Best Institutional Voluntary Performance’. The award was announced during a ceremony organized by the Good Word Society on September 15 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, to honor the winners in the categories of Leading National Projects, Best Institutional Voluntary Performance at the level of private sector institutions.


During the awards ceremony, Shaikha Lulwa bint Ahmed Al Khalifa, Member of the Board of Trustees of AlMabarrah AlKhalifia Foundation, received the award alongside a number of employees.


This award reflects the Foundation’s excellent performance in implementing and introducing innovative national development initiatives and projects, and reiterates the success of the methodology and means adopted to achieve them. This achievement also testifies to the advanced standards of these projects and its future impacts, in which specified goals will be achieved in line with the sustainable development goals. This highlights the Foundations commitment towards developing its business in accordance to the pillars social responsibility and sustainability, in line with national goals.


This victory came after a comprehensive assessment, which included evaluating institutional performance, the extent of application of governance principles, administrative and technical aspects, the capabilities of planning implementation of development projects, standards of communication within the team, and partnership with community institutions from both sectors, as well as providing efficient human resources within the Foundation.


Commenting on the occasion, Her Highness Shaikha Zain bint Khalid Al Khalifa, Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of AlMabarrah AlKhalifia Foundation said: “It gives us great pleasure to have AlMabarrah AlKhalifia Foundation at the forefront of leading institutions in activating the national development action movement. We are pleased that our efforts were crowned by winning His Highness Shaikh Isa bin Ali Al Khalifa Award for Best Institutional Performance. We would like to extend our sincere thanks to the Good Word Association for its tireless efforts to instill the values of volunteer work and community giving, which are generous acts that result in strengthening community partnerships.”


This award is held under the generous patronage of His Highness Shaikh Isa bin Ali Al Khalifa, Cabinet Affairs Ministry Undersecretary and Honorary President of the Good Word Society. This award has witnessed a great turnout and interaction from many NGOs since its launch, and has contributed to highlighting the role of civil society organizations and documenting the leading national experiences undertaken in the field of voluntary and development work.