Bio: At only 30 years old, Kim Smith is embarking on the Access Water Expedition with a variety of experiences under her belt. Her resume includes a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Sciences, a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Industrial Psychology and she is currently pursuing her masters in Developmental Studies.
Kim was born in Bishop Lavis, a predominately black community on the Cape Flats in South Africa, and she was extremely active in her community while growing up. She spent a lot of time working in soup kitchens, hospitals and old age homes.
It was through these experiences that Kim developed a desire to make a difference in the world.
Accomplishments: Most recently, Kim developed an educational approach that challenges the taboos and stigmas surrounding women’s menstruation in her own community.
Follow along with Ann, Liv and the other incredibly inspiring women on their journey through the Ganges River in India.