MEET THE HONOREES
The 100 Women to KNOW Across America Award, presented by JPMorgan Chase is a recognition that showcases the most influential, achieved, and honorable women in our society. Following a nomination and interview process, these women entrepreneurs, executives, creatives, and philanthropists have not only grown their dreams, but have created boundless opportunities for the next generation of female leaders. These women exemplify what it means to be high-achieving and ambitious on the next level and continue to pour into their communities as they do so.
Sindy Zemura | Southern Africa Embrace Foundation
Sindy is a multiple award-winning humanitarian, social entrepreneur, public speaker, and pioneer, focused on empowering marginalized women, girls, and youth. A seasoned leader, with over two decades of combined experience in international development and finance sectors in Africa, Europe, USA and Canada, Sindy is a specialised executive and consultant on gender equality, education, youth empowerment, ending gender-based violence, and poverty alleviation. She is the Founding CEO of the Southern Africa Embrace Foundation, a charitable organization located In Toronto, Canada. The Foundation supports the wellbeing of vulnerable women, children, and youth in seven countries in Africa.
What advice would you give your younger self?
Never stop dreaming.
What is your favorite quote?
“All your dreams are VALID!”