The Prince of Wales meeting members of the public.

Prince of Wales's core charities

For over 40 years His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales has been a leader in identifying charitable needs, setting up and encouraging charities to meet them.

The Prince of Wales’s core charities alongside PWCF are:

The Prince’s Trust

Prince's Trust believes that every young person should have the chance to embrace exciting opportunities. The Trust helps and empowers 11 to 30 year-olds to find the tools and confidence to try free courses and start careers. Find out more at

The Prince’s Foundation

Inspired by The Prince of Wales’s vision of creating harmonious communities, The Prince’s Foundation focuses on supporting people to make the most of their community. Whether through building sustainable housing or regenerating neighbourhoods, developing family attractions or teaching traditional arts and skills.

Visit  for more information on the work of the Foundation.

The Prince of Wales is also Patron or President of more than 400 organisations and carries out dozens of engagements every year in support of his core charities and patronages.