Meghan Markle paid a personal visit to the memorial for victims of the Uvalde, Texas school shooting. Incognito, Meghan Markle was dressed in a baseball cap, white shirt, and jeans. spottedLaying down a bouquet with white roses. Meghan also read the names of victims as she walked by, their names written on wooden crosses with blue hearts.
This isn’t all that the duchess did, however. According to BuzzFeed News, Meghan also visited a community center’s blood drive dedicated to helping the shooting’s survivors. Donating two crates of food, beverages, and desserts, Meghan also chatted up blood drive volunteers, who had no idea they were in the company of royalty. “She just was carrying on a conversation like her and I knew each other for years,”Gloria Contreras, a volunteer, spoke to the outlet. “We were talking about Texas and Uvalde and how it is to be in a small town and how everybody is so kind and warm-hearted and know we know each other and stuff and how the faith is deep-rooted.”
Her representative confirmed that Meghan was in Uvalde “in a personal capacity as a mother”Support “a community experiencing unimaginable grief.”As one Twitter user The duchess was an example of a woman who is active in this instance. “Meghan Markle didn’t just send ‘thoughts & prayers.’ She got on a plane, flew thousands of miles, & volunteered to help a hurting community.”