Welcome to Meghanpedia Charity Spotlight – an initiative to highlight individuals or grassroots charities doing great work. Our goal is to help raise their proﬁle and encourage you to get involved with their work, be it fundraising or volunteering. Meghanpedia’s Charity Spotlight also highlights charities supported by Harry and Meghan.
1. Individuals or Grassroots Charities
La Compassion Orphelinat
GoFundMe campaign by Wally Wunga
Country: US – Matthews, NC
Description: La Compassion Orphelinat (orphanage) is located in Selembawu county, in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The orphanage is currently housing 55 children and has one bed room, where all the boys and girls sleep. Due to lack of finances and support, the children would be fortunate to have eaten at least one meal a day. Read more here.
2. Charities supported by Harry and Meghan.
Smart Works Charity
Category: Women’s Empowerment
Description: Smart Works helps women get back into the workforce through mentoring, professional interview and wardrobe coaching
Category: Animal Welfare
Description: Mayhew is an animal welfare charity working to improve life for cats, dogs and the people in our community – at our home in London and internationally.