10 Celebs Who Are Supporting Michelle Obama's #62MillionGirls Campaign on Social Media

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At the Global Citizen Festival this past weekend, First Lady Michelle Obama announced her #62MillionGirls campaign, an inspiring social media movement that asks participants to share a photo of themselves along with one thing they learned in school in order to spread the importance of educating girls around the world.

"Right now, more than 62 million girls worldwide are out of school,” she told the crowd at the outdoor concert in Central Park. “These are our girls. They deserve the same chances to get an education as my daughters and your daughters. I see myself in these girls. I see my daughters in these girls. For me this is truly a moral issue."

Celebrities such as Mindy Kaling (above) have already started to support the FLOTUS by tweeting and Instagramming photos of themselves and urging their followers to do the same. Below, see more famous faces who are raising awareness about this important issue, and be sure to share your own story using the hashtag #62MillionGirls.

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1. Michelle Obama

In school, I learned how to speak up for myself. #62MillionGirls don't have that chance. 62MillionGirls.com –mo

A photo posted by First Lady Michelle Obama (@michelleobama) on Sep 26, 2015 at 3:47pm PDT

2. Kerry Washington

In school I learned to apply cultural and historical context. #62MillionGirls don’t have that chance. Share what you learned in school with your photo and #62MillionGirls to join our yearbook at 62milliongirls.com

A photo posted by Kerry Washington (@kerrywashington) on Sep 27, 2015 at 1:31pm PDT

3. Charlize Theron

In school I learned to work hard, dream big and ALWAYS believe in myself #62MillionGirls don’t have that chance. Share what you learned in school with your photo and #62MillionGirls to join our yearbook at 62milliongirls.com

A photo posted by Charlize Theron (@charlizeafrica) on Sep 28, 2015 at 12:12pm PDT

4. Mindy Kaling

I was all smiles because I got to go to school and be myself. #62MillionGirls don't have that chance. Let's end that. 62milliongirls.com

A photo posted by Mindy Kaling (@mindykaling) on Sep 27, 2015 at 2:13pm PDT

5. Stephen Colbert

In school I learned to pretend I read Moby Dick. #62milliongirls don't have that chance. http://t.co/gsZTylh3ry pic.twitter.com/IcCOS1CDWY

6. Misty Copeland

7. President Obama

I'm grateful for the teachers who helped spark my sense of curiosity. The #62MillionGirls who aren't in school should have that same chance.

8. Chris Martin

In school I learned to love Sherlock Holmes stories. #62MillionGirls don’t have that chance. Share what you learned in school with your photo and #62MillionGirls to join the yearbook at http://62milliongirls.com

A photo posted by Coldplay (@coldplay) on Sep 28, 2015 at 6:46am PDT

9. Usher

In school I learned information unlocks opportunity #62MillionGirls don’t have that chance. Share what you learned in school with your photo and #62MillionGirls to join our yearbook at 62milliongirls.com

A photo posted by Usher (@howuseeit) on Sep 26, 2015 at 8:41pm PDT

10. Dianna Agron

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