True to her patriotic and philanthropic calling, Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco shone and gracefully accepted the honour of being named the latest patron of the South African Red Cross Society.
“Princess Charlene realises the value of the Red Cross and wants to inspire people around the world to support the work of the society, especially in South Africa,” said Derick Naidoo, CEO of the South African Red Cross Society.

The princess was honoured to become the new patron and promised to embrace all the responsibilities which will come with the role.

Through The Princess Charlene Foundation, she has undertaken a variety of charitable work with her husband, Prince Albert.

Since the inception of her foundation, she has promised to do all in her power to uplift and influence the world at large and increase safety and educational rights of children around the world.