Amid several celebrities contributing to social causes, here’s Bollywood Barbie Katrina Kaif who has been secretly supporting several disadvantaged girls in their education. The London-based model made her debut to Bollywood with the movie ‘Boom’ and stunned the nation with her beauty. She has been associated with an NGO in Tamil Nadu called Relief Projects India (RPI) with her mother Suzanne Turquotte for taking up and contribute for a social cause.
Education Is The First Step For Girls
“My mom is always involved with charity for women. And I’m happy to help. It lets me give something back to society” – Katrina quoted in the local press. She strongly believes – education is the first step for girls; this is how she has been contributing to this cause.
Contributes To RPI
We already highlighted Katrina’s association with RPI. Speaking of RPI, this NGO focuses chiefly on providing quality education to poor children including English education which they cannot afford. Also, it conducts free hemoglobin tests for nursery kids and provides other healthcare facilities for them.
Supports Mount View School In Madurai
Kartina has been working towards the development of Mount View School located in Madurai and has donated a good chunk of her earnings to the school.
Crooned Nursery Rhymes For The Kids
In the past, Katrina has reportedly sung nursery-rhyme voice-overs for these needy school kids in collaboration with the musical genius A R Rahman.
Actively Monitors Development
While Katrina Kaif is rarely able to make time to meet the children and the school people personally, she ensures to actively following up on the overall development of the school and promotes the importance of girl-child education.
It is believed that the money earned through special appearances and reality shows like Kaun Banega Crorepati and Dus Ka Dum has been completely donated for the development of this school. The actress has given few of her favorite attires, accessories and personal belongings for auction in Chennai. This was to support her mother’s Mercy Home set up a prenatal care centre.
Above and beyond helping needy girls, the actress plans to serve a larger cause of benefitting an entire society. On the cinema front, Katrina Kaif will be seen in ‘Raajneeti 2’ which is a political drama and ‘Suryavanshi’ where she teams up with Akshay Kumar after years.