Through her charity programme Kare under her makeup line Kay Beauty the Bollywood babe is using her social media for good through collaborating with foundations to uplift, empower and raise awareness for underprivileged women and helping them to gain a livelihood.
Her most recent project is stepping into the role of an ambassador for ‘Educate Girls’ were the actress stands for girl’s education and gender equality through volunteering and ‘aiming to change the mindset of parents towards girls education.’ Working alongside the charity’s team of 13,000 gender champions the wider goal is to break down boundaries and share the importance of girl’s education and equality in both genders.
Taking the stance and visiting parents of girls not in school, Katrina remains a #TeamBalika volunteer for the not-for-profit organisation. Posting on her Instagram the Dhoom 3 actress wrote, ‘Say hi to my friend Ayushi! Hers was the first door I knocked on when I became a #TeamBalika volunteer for @educategirlsngo before lockdown. It was a proud moment stepping into their shoes, being aligned to their purpose of sending every girl in their village back to school. #EducateGirls, is working in India’s most rural, remote areas to bridge the gender and #literacygap. They have helped enrol 750,000 girls in school and improved learning outcomes for over 1.3 million children till date. #backtoschool #DayoftheGirl #genderequality’