London, United Kingdom, 12 March 2019 – During a dinner at Buckingham Palace, His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, founder and President of The Prince’s Trust, today announced His Highness the Aga Khan as Global Founding Patron of The Prince’s Trust’s work.
Supporters of the charity’s work such as Amal and George Clooney, and long-term Ambassadors Benedict Cumberbatch and Sir Tom Jones, also joined the dinner at Buckingham Palace to celebrate the work of The Prince’s Trust around the world.
The announcement comes at a time when The Prince’s Trust is expanding its work and network of expertise globally. As Global Founding Patron, His Highness will support the delivery of The Trust’s work in Canada, Australia, New Zealand and through local partners in India, Jordan, Pakistan, Malta, Barbados and Greece.
Founded by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, The Prince’s Trust has been helping vulnerable young people across the UK since 1976, and is now helping to tackle the global issue of youth unemployment, and supporting young people and their communities to have more positive futures.
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In another news. For readers viewing pleasure. Following is the broadcast recording of “A Service of Celebration for Commonwealth Day 2019” that took place on March 11, 2019. Her Majesty the Queen, along with other members of the Royal family, and dignitaries attended this wonderful event. His Highness the Aga Khan was also invited to this event. He is seen sitting directly across of Her Majesty the Queen.