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Prince Charles Donates Millions to Combat Climate Change

Prince Charles Donates Millions to Combat Climate Change

worthyfm via Flickr CC /CC BY 2.0 Prince Charles is a very rich man, and a very generous one. In the past year donations to his environmental charities reached £12M (US $18M) which will be used to spread the word on sustainability and help combat climate change. So where does it all come from? According to reports, his charitable foundation income last year was £20M (US$ 30M). The donors are kept secret but are known to be from wealthy people in the UK and abroad. Plus he entered into a joint venture with Waitrose supermarket over the production and sale of his delicious food brand Duchy Originals . Now Waitrose will take control of the brand. This boosted his coffers by another £8M (US $12M). pcfisu /Screen capture So where is it being spent? The International Sustainability Unit is a foundation set up by the Prince of Wales to campaign on global sustainability. Active in...

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