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The Prince of Wales's Charitable Foundation was founded in 1979. The Charitable Foundation uses the income it earns from its commercial ventures to support charitable causes across the UK.
Inspired by HRH The Prince of Wales's values of harmony and sustainability, the Charitable Foundation aims through its grant making and other charitable activities to transform lives and build sustainable communities.
The Charitable Foundation supports the Place Strategy which brings together The Prince’s Charities to work collaboratively in communities such as Burnley, Tottenham, Redcar, Burslem, Ayrshire and Llandovery.
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Applying for grants
The Charitable Foundation aims to make a significant impact through its two grant making programmes. The Trustees and The Prince of Wales are keen that awards help to make a significant difference to people and their communities. Therefore the Charitable Foundation is particularly interested to receive small grant applications from grassroots community-based projects in the UK.
The major grants programme awards grants in excess of £5,000. The Charitable Foundation is unfortunately unable to accept unsolicited requests for the major grants programme.
The small grants programme awards grants to a maximum value of £5,000. The average award is £1,500. To establish eligibility, please follow the 'Apply for a grant' link to the application form.
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