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January 20, 2014

Prince Harry Charity in boarding school fees scandal

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pigs-at-the-troughOne of Britain’s biggest charities, whose patron is Prince Harry, has used hundreds of thousands of pounds of donors’ money to pay the boarding school fees of its chief executive’s children. The Halo Trust, whose trustees include the actress Angelina Jolie, has sanctioned the payment of tens of thousands of pounds a year for more than a decade to fund the private education of Guy Willoughby’s four children.

Most importantly, the practice has been in place at Halo for more than a decade although no mention is made of the arrangement in the charity’s accounts or on its website. This shows the need for fully open accounting, which we should be demanding before giving any money out at all.

More in the Telegraph article here

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