Chris and Bob were fortunate enough to speak with Kate Chambers, a journalist and book lover who helps to receive and distribute books throughout the nation of Zimbabwe in November of 2020. Kate talks about growing up in the UK, how her career as a journalist took her to Africa, where she now lives. As a journalist she initially wrote many articles on book donations the book network in and has been an organizer, gatherer and distributor of books through the country. The movement is truly grass roots and she shares not only distribution information via WhatsApp but also information and news. Take a listen to this inspiring episode and if you would like to donate books that your organization may be discarding, reach out to Kate Chambers via her Twitter on on Instagram!
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