Meghan Markle and Prince Harry welcomed their daughter in June. (Reuters)
“I believe mentorship is one way to help women regain confidence and rebuild their economic strength, and for my birthday, I have asked 40 friends, activists, athletes, artists, and world leaders to help kickoff a global effort by contributing 40 MINUTES OF MENTORSHIP to support women re-entering the workforce,” the former American actress penned in her mission statement.
“With this time, I hope they each help someone advance a professional life on her own terms, and, I hope that they inspire countless others to give 40 minutes of their time as well,” she shared.
According to Archewell, celebs and influential stars such as Adele, Amanda Gorman, Deepak Chopra, Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, and Gloria Steinem have already committed.
Markle welcomed a baby girl in June.
“On June 4th, we were blessed with the arrival of our daughter, Lili. She is more than we could have ever imagined, and we remain grateful for the love and prayers we’ve felt from across the globe”, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex said in a written statement at the time. “Thank you for your continued kindness and support during this very special time for our family.”