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Old 03-10-2009, 12:09 PM
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The Princess of Girona Foundation

Foundation The Princess of Girona is born to promote the formation of the youth

Prince of Asturias and of Girona, don Felipe de Borbón, will be the president of honor of the Foundation Prince of Girona, which creation has been agreed by the Cambra de Comerç of Girona, Caixa Girona, the Fundation Gala-Salvador Dalí and The Caixa.

The principal aims of the Foundation Prince of Girona will be the projection of social activities in its more wide sense, the promotion of the education and the formation of the youth, both in Catalunya and in the rest of Spain.

Nace la Fundación Príncipe de Girona para promover la formación de la juventud

Prince Felipe and Priincess Letizia receive in their house the founders of the new Foundation Prince of Girona

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Crown Prince Felipe de Borbon and Princess Letiziaare seen as they welcomed the members of Prince of Girona Foundation, at their Residence in Zarzuela

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Old 03-10-2009, 01:30 PM
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Is already established the Foundation? Or is in the firts steps? Which is the main intention to created the Foundation?

Add: I just read that the Honorary Vice President will be Jose Montilla... interesting
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Old 03-10-2009, 02:52 PM
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Old 03-10-2009, 05:10 PM
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Thanks for the pics everyone. Does anyone know why this was done at their residence? Has that been done before?
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Old 03-10-2009, 05:16 PM
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Thanks for the pics everyone. Does anyone know why this was done at their residence? Has that been done before?
Yes it was in their house. Before the trip to Mexico last year, also they had a meeting in their house to prepare the trip. They were two acts at first private, but that for the interest the Royal House decided to give some images.

The Prince and the Princess work between the palace and their house, some lunchs and private meetings are done in their house.
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Is already established the Foundation? Or is in the firts spteps? Which is the main intention to created the Foundation?

Add: I just read that the Honorary Vice President will be Jose Montilla... interesting
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It's newly formed, still on the first phase of drafting the statute and hiring the employees. Since it's about education and youth, I think Letizia probably will involve more than the Prince. I'd like to see them naming Letizia the Honorary Vice President as well .
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Since it's about education and youth, I think Letizia probably will involve more than the Prince. I'd like to see them naming Letizia the Honorary Vice President as well .
then why not calling it "foundation princes of girona" in the first place
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Old 03-11-2009, 06:09 AM
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This foundation, as the Prince of Asturias Foundation or the Prize Prince of Viana, they are beyond being linked to a person, are linked to the title and the history and they have projection of future, they cannot be changing the name of the foundations depending on the moment (prince, princess, princes).

The creation of this foundation has a lot of political and historical importance, because there did not exist an institution that was linking directly the prince of Girona with Girona, and it will be useful to reinforce the image of the Prince in Catalonia, that is a very difficult territory. In addition, it is born in a moment in the one that is very necessary to give support to the youth in order that they obtain a good formation, because the unemployment is every time a major problem..
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Old 03-11-2009, 07:14 AM
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This foundation, as the Prince of Asturias Foundation or the Prize Prince of Viana, they are beyond being linked to a person, are linked to the title and the history and they have projection of future, they cannot be changing the name of the foundations depending on the moment (prince, princess, princes).
thanks lula, does this mean that these foundations will remain as they are even though there will be a "princess of asturias" etc at some point in the future (leonor)?
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Old 03-11-2009, 08:07 AM
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thanks lula, does this mean that these foundations will remain as they are even though there will be a "princess of asturias" etc at some point in the future (leonor)?
I have not understood well your question Duke, so I give you two possible answers.

These institutions are born linked to the title, are not only for the Prince Felipe, they want that they last with his successor.

With the arrival of the Princess and Leonor's birth the idea has appeared of if would be necessary to change into a future the name of the Prince of Asturias Foundation ... but for the own prestige that already has the name and for the complicated thing that would be to do the changes, the most probable thing is that it remains like it is, at least for enough years.
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I have not understood well your question Duke, so I give you two possible answers.

These institutions are born linked to the title, are not only for the Prince Felipe, they want that they last with his successor.

With the arrival of the Princess and Leonor's birth the idea has appeared of if would be necessary to change into a future the name of the Prince of Asturias Foundation ... but for the own prestige that already has the name and for the complicated thing that would be to do the changes, the most probable thing is that it remains like it is, at least for enough years.
Yes that was my question whether the name of the foundations (Prince of Asturias, Prince of Girona etc) will be changed once they will be headed by a female heiress, Leonor Princess of Asturias. Altough I understand that there is already prestige and history to the name, it would be a strange gesture not to reflect the gender of the heir / heiress, especially in case the constitution will finally be changed.
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Don Felipe presidirá la Fundación Príncipe de Gerona. larioja.com
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Yes that was my question whether the name of the foundations (Prince of Asturias, Prince of Girona etc) will be changed once they will be headed by a female heiress, Leonor Princess of Asturias. Altough I understand that there is already prestige and history to the name, it would be a strange gesture not to reflect the gender of the heir / heiress, especially in case the constitution will finally be changed.
I think the name of the foundation will be the same even if Leonor becomes Queen of Spain, she may just have her own foundation like her grandma Queen Sofia Foundation. It will be more complex if they will change the names of the foundations every time there is a change in sex of the heir/heiress. If the constitution has been amended and Felipe becomes King, it will be more complex to change the name because Leonor is now the future Queen. And in the future if Leonor is Queen and she had a son, the current Princess of Asturias will again be changed to Prince of Asturias...This would be tiring...
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The Prince and the Princess of Asturias and Girona will attend today the official establishment of the Prince of Girona foundation.

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The princes today at the constitution of the Prince of Girona Foundation.
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