Awards & Endorsements

FBF programmes are endorsed by the SA Department of Arts and Culture and have received numerous awards, including:

  • 1998 BASA Award for Best Long Term Development Project
  • 1999 BASA Award for Increasing Access to the Arts.
  • 2002 Arts and Culture Trust Award for Best Practice Project
  • 2003 Arts and Culture Trust Award for Best Project
  • 2004 Kimberlite Organisation of the Year Award
  • 2007 Musina Municipality Arts Project of the Year Award
  • 2007 Gold Partner Award – Fredskorpset – Norway
  • 2009 BASA Chairman’s Premier Award
  • 2013 BASA International Sponsorship Award
  • 2013 National Lotteries Board Compliance with Grant Funding Award
  • 2013 National Lotteries Board Corporate Governance Award
  • 2015 BASA Champion of the Arts Award – Herman Mashaba, former FBF Chairperson