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Top Plus Size Model Kate Dillon
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Kate Dillon is seen her for Vogue Paris and is well known and respected in the industry. She holds a Masters Degree from Harvard in International Development. Kate also was one of the first plus size models to make inroads in the modeling industry.
Kate has been a very positive force in helping young women become better educated. She co-founded the Komera Project which helps Rwandan girls attend secondary school, which is no easy task given the obstacles they face.
Kate Dillon is also the co-founder of the non-profit “Curves for Change”, a group of well known models who work together with others to help empower women and girls all over the world.
More of the beautiful Kate Dillon.
Kate Dillon began her modeling career as an under weight straight-size model but began putting on weight and lost her modeling jobs. After coming to terms with her weight gain, Dillon re-entered the modeling industry as a plus-size model and her career took off. Fluctuating from a size 14 to an opulent size 18, she became one of the most famous faces in plus-size modeling and an outspoken advocate for size acceptance, and was named one of People magazine’s “50 Most Beautiful People” multiple times.