Named as one of the 31 most reliable national NGO's in Sierra Leone by the Ministry of Development in 2005

MADAM wins the Sievershaeuser Ermutigung Peace Award in 2008.

This is a bi-annual award given by the Antikriegshaus to organisations which promote peace around the world

Director Mohamed S Conteh and a graduate of Mile 91 training program both named as one of Bread for the World’s 50 heroes as part of their 50th anniversary in 2009. They travelled to Germany for 3 weeks as part of the celebrations.