Launched by The Prince of Wales on 2 June 2015 and based in Viscri, central Romania, 'The Prince of Wales's Foundation Romania' (Fundatia Printul de Wales), PWFR, is an educational charity which supports architectural heritage preservation, farming and sustainable development in Romania. The main goal of the charity is to bring skills and knowledge to rural communities to support local people and help them to become employable.
On Tuesday 8th March Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales visited The Prince's Trust centre in Kennington to meet young people whose lives have been changed as part of our 40th anniversary celebrations. The Queen and The Prince also saw the work of their Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) initiatives.
Famous faces and City high fliers came together with HRH The Prince of Wales at The Prince's Trust annual Invest in Futures gala dinner on the 4th February raising £2 million to help them continue transforming young lives.
On the 2nd February Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall attended The British Asian Trust's 3rd annual gala dinner at the Natural History Museum.
Launched in Malta at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting
His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales has launched Prince’s Trust International, the global extension of the UK’s leading youth charity in Malta. The Prince joined Her Excellency Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, The President of Malta at a special reception at the Palace of the Grandmaster, Valletta during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting.
People’s Postcode Lottery has announced an award of £525,000 from the players to The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Foundation (PWCF). Money from the players of People’s Postcode Lottery will be used specifically to create more opportunities for young people affected by homelessness, unemployment and deprivation to gain the practical skills and self-confidence to achieve their goals.
Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall visited Chinatown in London to open the new China Exchange centre and help celebrate Chinese New Year.
60 Young People from the Commonwealth to receive leadership award
The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust, which works closely with The Prince of Wales's Charitable Foundation, has announced that 60 young people from across the Commonwealth who are being recognised as exceptional leaders in their community will receive the first ever Queen's Young Leaders Award.
Accounting for Sustainability marks its 10th anniversary
The Prince of Wales challenged global business leaders to "help save the world" at a sustainability summit held last week to mark the 10th anniversary of The Prince of Wales's Accounting for Sustainabiluity Project (A4S).
On Tuesday 18th November 2014 The Prince's Drawing School became the Royal Drawing School. With the permission of Her Majesty the Queen, the Royal Drawing School announed its newly granted Royal status.