In 2019, Mindful Gifts CIC was awarded the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service. This is the highest award given to volunteer groups across the UK and is equivalent to an MBE. This was based on the outstanding work the social enterprise had carried out in the community including for people with dementia.
Additionally in 2019, the Founder, Vicki Phipps, was presented with the ‘High Sheriff Inspiring Others Award’. In recognition of the achievements, she had made above and beyond to help and inspire others.
Other awards include The Mayors Civic Award and Social Enterprise West Midlands Award for the social enterprise with the most potential.