Prince Harry Praises British Response to COVID-19
On Sunday, April 19, 2020, a new podcast was released that featured Prince Harry. In the interview, Harry was seen speaking about Britain’s response to the novel coronavirus disease.
During the “Declassified” podcast, Prince Harry praised the way people across the UK have joined together amid COVID-19. Speaking about how veterans were stepping up to give aid, the prince said he felt “incredibly proud.”
Harry worked with Team Rubicon before
During the episode, the main focus was on the work of Team Rubicon UK. The organization responds to disasters by using a military approach to help those in need.
I would have worn my tiara!
In 2015, the prince worked with the organization on a humanitarian operation in Nepal following a devastating earthquake. The organization recently launched Op RE:ACT.
Prince praises NHS and volunteers
The sub-section calls on veterans to once again step forward to help their country amid the outbreak. The prince also praised the National Health Service (NHS) as well as the “thousands of people volunteering.”
Coming together when necessary
Harry & Meghan deliver food
He and his wife, Duchess Meghan, were seen delivering food parcels to the needy in West Hollywood, Los Angeles. The pair, who moved to the US last month, surprised a man when he responded to a knock at his apartment.
WATCH: New LA residents Prince Harry and Meghan Markle spent the past two days experiencing the city through the eyes of philanthropy, delivering meals to vulnerable families through Project Angel Food. https://t.co/DOCkSSCLjW pic.twitter.com/gPpNhMF7p9— CBS Los Angeles (@CBSLA) April 17, 2020
LA resident meets the royal couple
Dan Tyrell was expecting to receive meals from Project Angel Food and was shocked when he opened his door to royalty. The man said he thought at the time that the "tall red-headed guy looked pretty familiar, and that girl was very pretty.”
DC19 Episode 11 - Duke of Sussex - Harry speaks about working with Team Rubicon UK, meaning & purpose, the link between service and good mental fitness and how proud he is of the veteran community, the NHS and Captain Tomhttps://t.co/dBLPN6HHNBhttps://t.co/FvwEiiEkQ0 pic.twitter.com/gMi9JxrvNu— Declassified (@declassnetwork) April 19, 2020
Making monetary donations
Tyrell also joked: "If they had given me the heads up, I would have worn my tiara!" Besides delivering food to the needy, Harry and Meghan have also made monetary donations.
Donating thousands to charity
The pair has donated £90,000 (or over $112,144) generated from the broadcast of their wedding to the charity Feeding Britain. The couple became aware of the organization last January when they visited one of its projects in Merseyside.
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