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Her husband, Prince Harry, is currently the organization's president.
With less than a year as a Duchess under her belt, Meghan Markle is already racking up some very impressive royal duties. This morning, just before she participated in a panel for International Women's Day organized by the Queen's Commonwealth Trust, Meghan was ...
The famous chef collaborated with The Dalmore on an exclusive bottling.
When you think of Italian chefs, "scotch" may not be the first thing that comes to mind, but when that chef is Massimo Bottura, head of the best restaurant in the world, it's always best to expect the unexpected.Bottura, who is the chef and owner ...
William first stepped foot in the Passage Charity alongside his mother and brother in 1993.
This morning, Kensington Palace shared some news ahead of Prince William's visit to the Passage Charity: Will has taken on the organization as one of his patronages, ensuring that he will work particularly closely with the group in the years to come.And just why had ...
The future king argued passionately for reducing the stigma around mental health issues.
Prince William took to the stage at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Wednesday, joining an impressive line-up of mental health advocates from around the globe. He used the opportunity to discuss his, Kate Middleton, and Prince Harry's Heads Together initiative—a program that fights ...
The pair discussed Attenborough's environmental advocacy, and the ecological challenges facing the next generation.
This morning, while his wife Kate Middleton was working away on her mission to help children in the U.K., Prince William was calling attention to a passion point of his own.William and beloved British broadcaster David Attenborough took to the stage at the World Economic ...
The organizations chosen highlight her passions from accessible education to animal welfare.
The past year has been full of firsts for the Duchess of Sussex, and now she's taking a huge step forward in her role as a working member of the royal family. A few days ago, Meghan announced that she is to ...
The Gokongwei Brothers Foundation focuses on education in the fields of science and engineering.
Taipan John Gokongwei, Jr. visited the Laguna campus of De La Salle University this morning.The 92-year-old founder and chairman emeritus of JG Summit was there to tour the center he helped support through the Gokongwei Brothers Foundation.The John Gokongwei Innovation Center (JGIC), ...
She's following in her grandmother-in-law's footsteps.
After weeks of rumors, it's finally official. Meghan Markle will become the new patron of London's Royal National Theatre. Kensington Palace made the announcement this morning that she would succeed her grandmother-in-law, Queen Elizabeth in the role."The National Theatre: The Duchess is ...
Our annual list of men and women who are devoted to changing the country through philanthropy.
The generosity of these givers are shaping a better world. Here's what these philanthropists are doing to make a difference in the lives of people.Erramon Aboitiz, the CEO and president of Aboitiz Equity Ventures, also heads the Aboitiz Foundation. The foundation focuses ...
When it comes to sustainability and practicality, social enterprises perform better.
Charities and social enterprises have helped improve lives of millions of people. Both are anchored on humanity and compassion, but when it comes to sustainability and practicality, the latter trumps the former. Here is a list of reasons why.According to startup expert ...
Beyond anything she had accomplished, Audrey Hepburn considered her humanitarian efforts as the greatest work of her career.
She was a superstar and fashion icon, but for Audrey Hepburn, these are all immaterial compared to discovering her true calling as a humanitarian worker.Here are some facts about Hepburn’s life as a humanitarian that may surprise you.Born in 1929 in Belgium, ...
Her recent Miss Universe win is much more than the crown and title, it’s about giving her a platform to push her advocacy to educate the poor.
During the delivery of her opening statement at the Miss Universe 2018 coronation night in Bangkok, Thailand, Miss Philippines Catriona Gray opened up about her work with marginalized children in Tondo, Manila. “Working with some of the poorest areas in my country, ...