H.R.H. Prince of Wales
The Prince of Wales, eldest son of The Queen and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, was born at Buckingham Palace at 9.14pm on 14th November 1948.
Through the years, His Royal Highness developed a wide range of interests which are today reflected in The Prince’s Charities, a group of not-for-profit organizations of which The Prince of Wales is Patron or President. The group is the largest multi-cause charitable enterprise in the United Kingdom, raising over £100million annually. The organisations are active across a broad range of areas including education and young people, environmental sustainability, the built environment, responsible business and enterprise and international. The charities reflect The Prince of Wales’s long-term and innovative perspective, and seek to address areas of previously unmet need.These interests are also reflected in the list of more than 400 organisations of which His Royal Highness is Patron or President.
The Prince’s interest in fields such as the built environment, global sustainability, youth opportunity, education and faith have been elaborated over many years in a large number of speeches and articles.