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Kate Shone is Communities that Work’s new chair

We are delighted to announce Kate Shone as the new chair for our board of directors.

Kate was the founding chair of our legacy organisation, Give us a Chance, back in 2012 and has held the role of treasurer on our board for the past two years.

She is currently managing director at Torus Foundation – a charitable arm of Torus, the largest social landlord in the North West with over 40,000 homes.

Speaking of her appointment, Kate commented: “I am delighted to be appointed chair of Communities that Work. As a national consortium of social landlords, we are a small but influential organisation. I am pleased to be driving forward our mission to transform communities and I look forward to driving forward Communities that Work’s ambitions into 2020.”

For more information about our board of directors, please visit

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