The J M Fraser Awards Presentation Ceremony was held at the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music on 23 May 2015. Over 500 BB Officers, Boys, Principals, teachers and church volunteers came together for a time of celebration for their hard work over the past year. Gracing the joyous occasion was Member of Parliament, Mountbatten SMC and Chairman, Government Parliamentary Committee (Education), Mr Lim Biow Chuan.
A combined pipe band performance put together by the 5th, 11th, 18th, 27th, 40th, 49th, 58th, 60th and 94th Singapore Companies kick-started the ceremony.
A total of 105 Companies were awarded the J M Fraser Award for Excellence in recognition of their achievements in the areas of administrative and operational efficiency. The Best Juniors and Seniors Company were awarded to the 33J Singapore Company and the 49th Singapore Company respectively.
The Niche Award (Overseas Community Development Excellence Award), in recognition of BB Companies that show commitment towards an adopted overseas community, was given to the 26th Singapore Company.
Exhibition booths displaying the BB’s involvement through Overseas Extension works in BB Thailand and the BB Learning Centre in Cambodia as well as the BB Share-a-Gift project were setup. Guests were also given a glimpse into the BB Heritage by an interactive application on iPads and Android tablets.
The ceremony ended with a feast for the guests and fun moments captured at the photo booth.
Congratulations to all award recipients!