- Australia day honours list 2012. The Foundations’s extensive work and the extensive work of its volunteer team was recognised in 2012 . It was an endorsement of the entire SkyJuice family for their contribution to the provision of safe drinking water on a global scale. SkyJuice Foundation Chairman, Mr Rhett Butler was awarded an Australia Medal (AM) in the Australia day honours list for services to the international community & humanitarian projects. Follow the link to view the Australia Day interview with Rhett Butler. Australia Day interview with Rhett Butler
- The inaugural Siemens Corporate Responsibility Award 2007 focuses on the social dimension of Siemens’ world wide activities. The award is presented for the most outstanding technology and associated project which incorporates best practice, sustainable outcomes and social responsibility. The Kenya: Obambo-Kadenge Safe Water Project was selected as the winner, from a field of 182 entries world wide. The prize money received by the SkyJuice Foundation was used for the second stage of the Safe Water Project which was commissioned in December 2008.
- Outstanding Training Program Award 2007. Awarded by the Hon, Peter Dutton, Minister for Employment to recognise the SkyJuice water filter manufacturing program instituted in Western Sydney and the “Mentoring” workshop assisting people( 20+) to develop employment skills and career opportunities.
- Rotary Australia Local Pride in Work Award 2009 awarded for outstanding assistance with local clubs to deliver safe water projects
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