SIDS and Kids Congratulates Jennie Cameron on her Australia Day Award
SIDS and Kids Australia would like to congratulate Jennie Cameron on being recognised on the Australia Day Honours list for service to children and people with a disability.
Ms Cameron is one of 97 Australians to become a Member of the Order of Australia (AM).
“I feel very honoured, it’s a real honour,” she says.
Ms Cameron was recognised for her volunteer work with the National SIDS Council of Australia and SIDS and Kids ACT over the past eighteen years. She was also the Chair of the National Board of SIDS and Kids Australia between 2004 and 2009.
She says the highlight of her career is participating in the community.
“It’s a great privilege and I enjoy it every much,” she says.
Jennie has had a life long interest in the not for profit sector and community based organisations and currently sits on a number of not for profit boards. She was a previous chairperson of the Fundraising Institute of Australia.