Sussexes Donate $130,000 to African Girls Education Charity for Prince Harry’s Birthday



Prince Harry, Meghan Markle are posing for a picture: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle match a generous donation of $130,000 to CAMFED, a pan-Afrian charity that supports education for young girls.


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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle match a generous donation of $130,000 to CAMFED, a pan-Afrian charity that supports education for young girls.

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have matched a generous donation of $130,000 towards CAMFED, a pan-Afrian charity that supports education for young girls across the continent.
  • The Duke and Duchess of Sussex wrote a sweet note to their fans who spearheaded the fundraising campaign on Twitter in honor of both Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s summer birthdays.
  • “No better way to celebrate what really matters,” the couple said.

The Sussexes are celebrating Prince Harry’s 36th birthday in their signature fashion—with a charitable donation to an organization close to their hearts.

It was revealed on Tuesday that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle made a generous donation towards CAMFED, a pan-African charity that helps revolutionize how young African girls receive an education throughout the

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