Mr. ISOLA AKAY, the All Stars Boxing Club Supremo collected his tenth Award at the Pro-Active London Awards for Sport & Physical Activity ceremony held at the City Hall, London, on Thursday 5th May 2011.
According to Mr Akay, “it is always an honour to be appreciated for my contribution to the community. I enjoy what I do and do pray to be carrying on doing it for many years to come”.
This is how the Awards started coming in :-
1) 02/03/2000 – ACTIVE COMMUNITY AWARDS – LONDON
In recognition of outstanding contribution to the community.
Presented by Hon. Tony Blair, former Prime Minister
2) 10/10/2000 – M.B.E.
For outstanding contribution to the community.
Presented by the Queen
3) 05/08/2002 – TRUMPET NEWSPAPERS AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE
For outstanding contribution to the positive image of Africa and Africans in the United Kingdom through Sport.
Presented by Sierra Leone High Commissioner
4) 07/11/2004 – LOCAL LEADERSHIP AWARD
For outstanding work in helping to improve the quality of life of fellow members of the local community.
Presented by Lord Mayor of Westminster, Catherine Longworth
5) 26/11/2004 – ROTARY CLUB – PADDINGTON BRANCH
In appreciation of tangible and significant assistance given for the furtherance of better understanding and friendly relations among peoples of the world.
6) 2010 – BBC LONDON SPORTS AWARD
Unsung Hero 2010 for London.
7) 07/11/2010 – BARCLAYS COMMUNITY SPORTS AWARD
For dedication to providing sports opportunities for the community.
8) 24/11/2010 – NATIONAL WESTMINSTER BANK
For outstanding contribution to the community through sport.