In addition to the inherent satisfaction and reward that comes from serving the community, MFNS directors have been recognized by other organizations for their contributions:
- Star 2013 Star Alberta Culture award was presented to Ms. Idrees Khan
- Immigrant of Distinction Award – The founding member of MFNS, Ms. Idrees Khan, received this award from Immigrant Services Calgary in 2010.
- Proud Women: a collection of stories – Ms. Idrees Khan was profiled in this publication by Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association in 2010.
- Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal – Ms. Idrees Khan received this prestigious award in 2012 for her contributions to society.