Megan Markle has celebrated her 40th Birthday since then she has been under the spotlight. She shared a video with Melissa McCarthy to launch her new project which she will launch on her 40th Birthday. In this, she would ask people around the world to commit 40 minutes to mentor someone who is in need.
The video which she shared shows that Megan is chatting to a comedy actress over Zoom from her house in California. The call took place on Sussexes’ Archewell charity page to delight the fans. Alongside the video, there was a message which was shared for the well-wishers explaining the project. The statement which she provided seems to have a dig over the royal family.
“The time that you donate can contribute to a global wave of service and set in motion meaningful impact in our own communities, and across the world.” The global wave of service is capped up and written in bold writing, She writes.
The use of the word “Service” in her statement goes back to a statement made by Buckingham Palace and Sussexes after Harry and Megan quit the royal family.
The rest of the royal family celebrated her milestone with photographs and messages on social media. The photographs were from some of the best moments when she working royal. The Monarch shared a snap of her and with her grandson’s wife at the time of the joint engagement in Chester after Megan’s and Harry’s Royal Wedding. The whole royal family including the queen, Duke, and Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Charles took over social media to wish Megan a Happy Birthday.
Following is Megan’s Full Message which is posted on Social Media on Wednesday afternoon. It reads as, In reflecting on my 40th birthday and the many things I am grateful for, I’m struck that time is among our greatest and most essential gifts.
“Time with our loved ones, time doing the things we love, time spent learning, laughing, growing, and the sacred time we have on this earth. Amongst the most valuable gifts of time is also time spent in service to others knowing that it can contribute to incredible change.
“To that last point, and with my 40th lap around the sun in mind, it made me wonder: what would happen if we all committed 40 minutes to helping someone else or to mentoring someone in need? And then what would happen if we asked our friends to do the same?
“In the past two years, and in large part because of the COVID-19 pandemic, tens of millions of women around the world have left the workforce, including over two million women in the US. So many of these women are also shouldering the brunt of the crisis when it comes to unpaid labor, including schooling and caring for family members. And the latest research shows that fewer women than men will regain work as we recover from the pandemic.
“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.
“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.
“If you are able, please join us and pledge 40 minutes today in service of others in the way that feels right to you. The time that you donate can contribute to a global wave of service and set in motion meaningful impact in our own communities, and across the world.”