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The Prince Albert II Foundation receives the Sophie Rochas Foundation’s top prize


On 22nd June 2017, Mrs Sophie Rochas announced the official launch of her Foundation dedicated to innovation in the environmental, cultural and health sectors. On this occasion a “Sophie Rochas” rose bush, planted in the Princess Grace rose gardens was unveiled and then blessed by the Archbishop of Monaco.  

To honour the innovative environmental policy implemented by the Prince Albert II Foundation over the last ten years, Mrs Sophie Rochas presented the Sovereign Prince with the Sophie Rochas Foundation’s top prize of 5,000 Euros.

Guests included HE the French Ambassador, Mrs Marine de Carné-Trécesson; the actor and director Robert Hossein accompanied by his wife, the actress Candice Patou, as well as the Monegasque athlete Kévin Crovetto and the trainer for Monaco’s national gymnastics team, Thierry Aymes.