Kim Normand Dobrin has had a successful international career for over 27 years.
Milestones - Representing Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Institute – Formed by Steven Spielberg in South Africa for 18 yrs.
Founding Director of the Apartheid Museum
Human Rights Commission for Education – Board Member
Founder/CEO of Tolerance Foundation teaching over 70 000 children life skills based on history i.e. – Apartheid, Holocaust, Rwanda and Kosovo.
Founder - Tomorrow Trust supporting Orphaned and Vulnerable children/youth with education to release them from the cycle of poverty.
Ashoka Fellow and has studied at Harvard Kennedy School of International Studies.
Author of 3 best sellers in South Africa- Tomorrow, A Mother’s Legacy and Raising Wisdom. Kim is a co-author of an inspiring children’s book range- Freeing Freddie- The Dream Weaver.
· Runner up of ‘The South African Social Entrepreneur of the year’ award 2009.
· Life time honorary member of Golden Key.
· Winner of the Most Influential Women in Business and Government” Welfare sector for 2009/2010
· Voted and chosen as top 4 in the Ernst and Young World Social Entrepreneur of the Year award- 2011
· Awarded and acknowledged by the State of California Legislature for exceptional work done in uplifting children and youth 2012
· Winner of Exemplary Women Leadership Award 2013
· Winner of Global CSR Excellence & Leadership Award 2014
· Selected to attend the Skoll World Forum in Oxford 2014
· Nominated for the Jewish Achiever Awards 2015
· Winner of Inspiring Fifty Awards 2017- hosted by the Consul General of the Netherlands
Kim is known for her passion and love for children, education and Human Rights and the belief of accessing and developing potential.
Kim is a sought after international speaker and is known for her TED talk