It is truly a great thing for an individual to help the society in any manner. Whether it is a big help or small help, it can definitely bring some change in society. for instance, most of the celebrated sportsmen and sportswomen of the nation are currently with an intention to bring change to the society through their social initiatives.
Among the sportsmen and women, we have listed a few of the popular personalities. Some of them include Mary Kom, Virat Kohli, Gautam Gambhir and more. In this post, we have furnished a list of popular sports personalities helping society and bringing some sort of changes with their social initiatives. Take a look!
We all know Kohli is one of the prevalent cricketers in the Indian cricket team. But, very few of them know that he has immense love for animals. Earlier, he adopted a total of 15 rescue dogs from the Charlie's Animal Rescue Centre in Bangalore [CARE]. He has taken the whole responsibility of the dogs financially. There are some dogs that are having some defects and health issues. However, through this initiative, he is giving a beautiful message to society by saying 'Adopt, Don't Shop.'
He is one of the finest former captains of the Indian cricket team. His close friends and pals call him Jumbo for a valid reason. He is a wildlife conservationist, photographer, and the voice of the Asian Elephant. He set up the Jumbo Fund in the year 2010 that protects Indian wildlife and other habitats.
She is the younger sister of the Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone. Anisha Padukone is an Indian Golfer working for Live, Love, Laugh Foundation [TLLLF]. It's the foundation actually established by Deepika in the year 2015. This foundation helps people to connect with professionals and share their stories and experiences in life. This foundation actually helps people feeling alone and for the people looking for some companion.
The Indian Olympic Boxer is another animal lover among the sportsperson. The Winner of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna supports PETA in order to ensure that no animal gets hurt. She believes that animals also have the right to enjoy the environment and natural habitat just like human beings.