“Everyone you meet in Zambia is a potential friend.”

Chris Norris
Jan 16, 2017 · 2 min read

On the first episode of season 2 we talked with Mike Nguyen, a Peace Corps Volunteer in Zambia. We talked about his journey to the Peace Corps and getting to do the exact work he wanted, Zambian food, its friendly culture, and the maternity ward project he’s working on. Finally, we talked about his “Welcome to Peace Corps” moment and that first night in Zambia when he was laying in bed and fully realized the challenge he was taking on. You can listen below in Soundcloud, or subscribe in iTunes and Stitcher.

To learn more and donate to Mike’s Maternity Ward project to reduce the number of diseases and deaths that occur during labor click here.

Optimist Media

The Optimist Podcast is a series of interviews with inspirational people making a difference all over the world. From Uganda to Indonesia to Paraguay The podcast tells funny stories, explores different cultures, and features the projects and people that are making real change.

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Optimist Media

The Optimist Podcast is a series of interviews with inspirational people making a difference all over the world. From Uganda to Indonesia to Paraguay The podcast tells funny stories, explores different cultures, and features the projects and people that are making real change.

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