Cheryl makes £500K charity donation to the Prince’s Trust

Kind-hearted singer Cheryl has reportedly made a massive £500,000 donation to the Prince’s Trust charity to help disadvantaged children.

The money from Cheryl’s Trust will reportedly support the funding of a new state-of-the-art youth centre in the heart of her hometown Newcastle.

Cheryl has reportedly donated £500,000 from her charity to help fund The Prince’s Trust youth centre (Photo: REX/Shutterstock)

Cheryl launched her charitable foundation with the Prince’s Trust in 2011 following a meeting with HRH Charles, Prince of Wales.

Back in February, the 33-year-old tweeted: “I am so happy and excited to tell you all that after a 5 year relationship with @PrincesTrust and a 2 year mission along with Cheryl’s Trust we have finally found a centre in the heart of Newcastle that will be opened this summer! Part of me is still pinching myself!”

The singer teamed up with Prince Charles’ charity five years ago to help disadvantaged children (Photo: Sean Dempsey/REX/Shutterstock)

New mum Cheryl – who recently welcomed her first child Bear with One Direction singer Liam Payne – went on to extend her wholehearted gratitude to those who have supported her charity along the way.

“I wanted to say a personal thank you to each and every one of you that got involved and donated money and items/your time over the years to help me get this off the ground,” she added.

“Thank you thank you thank you! And for your continued love and support, I am eternally grateful. Here’s to changing lives. I love you.”

Cheryl recently welcomed her first baby with 1D star Liam Payne (Photo: Instagram/Liam Payne)

The Mirror reports other donors to Cheryl’s Trust include Greggs – who made a contribution of £100,000 in 2015 – and TP Icao (formerly ICAP), with Michael Spencer’s stockbroking company giving £500,000 in 2015.

These generous donations will no doubt go a long way in supporting the build and maintenance of the youth centre in the northeast region.

Fantastic work, everyone!

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