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Patronage Spotlight: The Duchess of Cornwall and Maggie's Cancer Centre

The Duchess of Cornwall has a long history of supporting organisations focusing on health. It’s this interest that led her to become President of Maggie’s Cancer Centre. Maggie’s, founded in 1996 in Edinburgh, recognises that people need more than just treatment. They offer a broad range of things to deliver a comprehensive package of support. In 2018, they gave practical…
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Patronage Spotlight: The Duchess of Sussex and Smart Works

The Meghan Effect isn’t just about selling out clothes; it’s about helping others, too. Charitable organisations Meghan and Harry support have seen significant increases in giving over the past year, and one of them was career coaching organisation Smart Works. The Duchess of Sussex stepped into her role as patron of four organisations this year, including Smart Works, and made her…
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The Duchess of Sussex to visit remaining new patronages

She’s already popped in on two of her new patronages and now the Duchess of Sussex has visits lined up to the remaining organisations which she’s supporting. Next week Meghan will carry out engagements at the National Theatre and the Association of Commonwealth Universities. Both organisations are among the quartet which make up the duchess’ first patronages. Meghan will be at…
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Meghan's Royal Patronages: the Association of Commonwealth Universities

The Duchess of Sussex’s support for the Commonwealth, a central plank of her royal role since her wedding, has taken centre stage in the list of patronages announced as 2019 gets under way. Meghan is now the patron of the Association of Commonwealth Universities. The ACU was set up in 1913, making it the first international university network in the world. Over a century on, it has over 500…
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