New Jersey Chapter Breakthrough Breakfast with Author Kara Richardson Whitely


Friday, October 9, 2020
9:00 AM ‐ 10:00 AM


Virtual Event | Times listed in Eastern Standard Time (EST)


  • The New Jersey Chapter of Room to Read welcomes author Kara Richardson Whitely as our featured speaker for the Second Annual Breakthrough Breakfast to benefit the Room to Read Girls' Education Program.
  • This virtual webinar will be held on Friday, October 9th to celebrate International Day of the Girl.
  • About the Speaker:
  • Kara Richardson Whitely is a plus-size author, public speaker, and adventurer who has climbed Mount Kilamanjaro three times. She authored The Weight of Being and Gorge: My Journey Up Kilimanjaro at 300 Pounds, which is being made into a movie by Amazon Studios, produced by This Is Us star Chrissy Metz. She has been featured on Good Morning America, Oprah’s Lifeclass, The New York Times, Self, WeightWatchers, and more.