CREATING A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE FOR CANADA

We believe a sustainable future depends on our social, economic and environmental strength. Our work focuses on creating opportunities for young people and members of the military and Veteran community through programs designed to prepare them for the transforming world of work. With the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals as our guide, and the vision of HRH The Prince of Wales as our inspiration, we are helping people in Canada prepare for and contribute to a better future.

OUR NORTH STAR

OUR VISION

A sustainable future for Canada, where young people and communities thrive.

OUR MISSION

Empower young people and Veterans to build resilient, future-ready communities.

OUR VALUES

    

We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and the hard work, reflection and action required as an organization to effect and sustain change. Our work is guided by five overarching values.

Inspiration

We believe in the power of lifelong learning, social inclusion and overcoming obstacles.

Community

We create and live a culture of collaboration and respect.

Action

We champion positive change and ensure our actions are in harmony with the need and our purpose.

Responsibility

We hold ourselves to high standards of leadership and service, with a commitment to local and global impact.

Empathy

We reach out with compassion and meet people where they are.

OUR PRESIDENT AND FOUNDER


His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales is the president and founder of Prince’s Trust Canada. He is a social entrepreneur and leader in identifying charitable needs and providing innovative solutions that address those needs.


To reflect and inspire the world to action, while aiming for a green recovery, I would ask you to join me… for a more sustainable future – socially, environmentally and economically.

- HRH The Prince of Wales, Earth Day Message 2020


For fifty years, The Prince of Wales has used his unique position to champion action for a sustainable future. In 2011, The Prince, along with Founding Patrons Galen and The Hon. Hilary Weston, established our organization. Its founding was motivated by The Prince’s strong connection to the country and his deep appreciation for Canadians.


HRH The Prince of Wales has launched the Terra Carta as part of the Sustainable Markets Initiative.