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2014 Australia's Local Hero Children’s Charity Founder
DOB: 6 / Aug / 1969
Tim Conolan is the Founder & CEO of TLC for Kids, a charity founded in 1998. After addressing a cancer support group as a motivational speaker, Tim was inspired by their stories to create an organisation that supports all children in hospital, no matter the illness. In 2014 he was honoured to receive the Australian of the Year Local Hero Award, and the Ernst & Young Social Entrepreneur Award, Southern Region. His mission: help sick kids!