HerStory Archive

KAHN, Ronni

Born: 1952

Special Achievements:

Ronni revolutionised the food waste sector, delivering 13,300 meals each day to the homeless and hungry through her OzHarvest charity.  Her work earned her the title of Australia's Local Hero in the 2010 Australian of the Year awards.

Additional Information:

2010 - Australia's Local Hero, Australian of the Year awards

2011 - InStyle Woman of Style Award, Community/Charity category

2012 - Veuve Clicquot Award, Business Woman Tribute Award for Innovation, Entrepreneurial Skill and Contribution to the Community

2012 Ernst & Young Social Entrepreneur of the Year

2017 BOSS magazine Top 21 True Leaders

2017 Gourmet Traveller Outstanding Contribution to Hospitality

2017 Griffith University Doctor of the University (honoris causa)


Resources

  • Image - Ronni Kahn

    Image courtesy of Ronni Kahn and OzHarvest