In 1997 and 1998, LRF was feted during the Mbalamwezi theatre awards for its contribution for the use of theatre for development in Kenya. It worn awards in the stage play, community theatre and schools theatre categories. These awards came due to the impact made by LRF with its unique use of participatory theatre to highlight contemporary legal and human rights issues. LRF plays received critical acclaim in national press for highlighting critical issues such as corruption, domestic violence and land inheritance that had previously not received such coverage.

CSOYA awards 2013

CSOYA awards 2009

Mbalamwezi Award

  • 2013

    Civil society of the year award 2013

    Overall Winner

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF)

  • 2013

    Civil society of the year award 2013 winner

    Human Resources and Talent Management Category

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF)

  • 2013

    Civil Society of the year award 2013 winner

    Leadership, Governance and Management Category

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF)

  • 2012

    Civil society of the year award 2012

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF)

  • 2012

    Civil society of the year award winner 2012

    Community Focus and Mobilization Runners up

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF)

  • 2012

    Civil society of the year award winner 2012

    Human Resources and Talent Management Runners up

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF)

  • 2011

    Civil society of the year award winner 2011

    Community Focus Production and Impact

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF)

  • 2011

    Civil society of the year award 2011

    Human Resource and Talent Management

    Legal Resource Foundation (LRF)

  • 2009

    Civil society of the year award Winner 2009

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF)

  • 2009

    Civil society of the year award 2009

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF)

    Monitoring, Evaluation and Review Award

    Winner (61.1%) 2nd Runners –up

  • 2009

    Civil society of the year award winner 2009

    Governance and Management Award

    Runners up (59.7%)

  • 2008

    Civil society of the year award winner 2008

    CSOYA Performance Award

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF