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Here is What Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Want In Place of Wedding Gifts

posted: 04/11/18
by: TLCme
Britain's Prince Harry (R) and his fiancee US actress Meghan Markle attend a Commonwealth Day Service at Westminster Abbey in central London, on March 12, 2018.<br />Britain's Queen Elizabeth II has been the Head of the Commonwealth throughout her reign. Organised by the Royal Commonwealth Society, the Service is the largest annual inter-faith gathering in the United Kingdom. / AFP PHOTO / Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS        (Photo credit should read DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)
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Sometimes when you hear "no gifts please," you kind of assume that comes with a wink, but not when it comes to the Royals. Just like Property Brothers Drew Scott and fiance Linda Phan, no the mention the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Meghan and Prince Harry are requesting that guests and well-wishers make a donation to one of seven charities rather than send them presents. Phew, that relieves a lot of stress for me personally, as I was freaking out, what do you get the couple that literally has it all? A nice set of bath towels?

Kensington Palace released a statement saying: Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle are incredibly grateful for the goodwill shown to them since the announcement of their engagement and are keen that as many people as possible benefit from this generosity of spirit. The couple have therefore asked that anyone who might wish to mark the occasion considers making a donation to charity, rather than sending a wedding gift."

The couple hand-selected the charities, which are listed below and you can find out more about them on the Kensington Palace site or by clicking the links below!

The charities the couple selected are:
CHIVA (Children's HIV Association)
Crisis
Myna Mahila Foundation
Scotty's Little Soldiers
Street Games
Surfers Against Sewage
The Wilderness Foundation of the UK