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Belgian royals send congratulations to Grand Ducal Family on birth of heir

Belgium’s King and Queen sent a message of congratulations on Twitter, in French and Dutch, to Luxembourg’s Grand Ducal Family on the birth of the new heir to the throne. King Philippe and Queen Mathilde tweeted from Laeken Castle, “Congratulations to the parents and grandparents on the birth of His Royal Highness Prince Charles.” šŸ¼ FĆ©licitations aux parents etā€¦
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Charity Spotlight: Queen Mathilde Fund

Focusing on vulnerable young people in Belgium is the main goal of the Queen Mathilde Fund, which was created from the donations received as gifts for the wedding of the King (then Prince Philippe) and Queen Mathilde (then known as Mathilde d’Udekem d’Acoz). The Fund is managed by the King Baudouin Foundation and “supports exceptional initiatives in Belgium, which areā€¦
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Who is Queen Mathilde of the Belgians?

Mathilde Marie Christiane Ghislaine dā€™Udekem dā€™Acoz was born on 20 January 1973. She is the oldest child of Jonkheer Patrick dā€™Udekem dā€™Acoz and his wife, Countess Anna Maria Komorowska. Through her motherā€™s paternal family, Mathilde has Polish noble ancestry, as well as Polishā€“Lithuanian Princely ancestry through her motherā€™s maternal family. Her maternal grandmother was a Princessā€¦
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Queen Mathilde presented with Bambi Charity Award

On 21 November in Baden-Baden, Baden-WĆ¼rttemberg, Germany, Queen Mathilde of the Belgians received the prestigious German Charity Bambi Award from ā€˜Hubert Burda Media Holdingā€™. The Royal Palace in Brussels said that the Queen was presented the award for ā€œher many years of dedication and personal contribution to the debate on sustainable development and her commitment to social andā€¦
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