Marcia Cross: Help change the world

November 2012: Actress and Plan Ambassador Marcia Cross recently visited India to see how Plan is helping to strengthen communities through programmes that focus on empowering girls.

As a mother of 2 young girls herself, Marcia strongly believes that everyone has the right to a good education and that by empowering girls we can change the world.

In October, Marcia helped light the Empire State Building in New York bright pink to kick off the global launch of Plan’s Because I am a Girl campaign on the first ever international Day of the Girl.

View our gallery of world monuments lit pink to celebrate the campaign launch.

Take part in our Malala urgent action appeal

Join Plan’s global call for girls’ education: Raise Your Hand now

Make a donation

Your donation to Plan’s girls’ fund will directly support our work to benefit girls in the world’s poorest countries.

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Sponsor a girl

Sponsoring a girl through Plan will create a direct and positive impact on the life of a girl in one of the 50 developing countries in which we work.

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Girl facts

open quotes 1 in every 3 girls in the developing world is married by the age of 18.close quotes

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