Bollywood Actor and climate warrior Bhumi Pednekar known for her versatile acting, brilliant performances, and unwavering commitment to social causes and the environment, has taken a significant step towards ushering in positive change. She has officially launched ‘The Bhumi Foundation’s website, a non-profit advocacy platform that operates nationally to tackle issues related to the environment. (can attach the link here)
Bhumi has a deep-rooted passion for the planet, she also runs an advocacy platform on social media called ‘Climate Warrior’ that aims at educating people about the need for environmental conservation. The launch of The Bhumi Foundation is a testament to the actor’s profound and unwavering dedication to the planet.
The platform will work towards funding climate change projects led by individuals and NGOs, producing climate-related podcasts and documentaries, supporting climate awareness events, and investing in eco-conscious startups. The platform will aim at empowering organisations and climate conservationists to bring about real change and reduce the impact of pollution and carbon footprint in our country.
Bhumi Pednekar, expressing her enthusiasm for this new endeavor, said, “I am happy to announce the launch of ‘The Bhumi Foundation’. This year, on my birthday, I started on the journey to conceptualize how I could aid the planet and it brings me immense joy to launch ‘The Bhumi Foundation’ today! I hope to generate climate awareness across India through this foundation and hope to empower the right individuals and communities to bring about tangible change.”
Adding to this she said, “With immense gratitude and love for the planet, through The Bhumi Foundation we aim to channel our collective efforts, resources and passion in empowering those who have dedicated their lives to protect earth and our country. My vision for the platform is to bring together an army of climate conservationists and environmental advocates who share a common goal of conserving the environment and creating a more sustainable world. As I embark on this new journey I invite everyone to join hands to protect earth.”
Bhumi Pednekar’s love for the planet and dedication to conserving the environment has already gained global recognition. The actor is the first National Advocate for Sustainable Development Goals for UNDP India and the Goodwill Ambassador for Healing Himalayas, an NGO that keeps the mountain range clear and protects its ecosystem!