HRH The Duke of Edinburgh first considered the idea of a national programme to support young people’s development in the autumn of 1954 at the request of his inspiring former headmaster, Kurt Hahn.
ABOUT THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH’S AWARD
The Duke Of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) is the world’s leading youth achievement award.
More than 321,000 began a programme in 2021/22 – the highest in its 66-year history – and nearly half a million are now doing their DofE across the UK, in schools. colleges, prisons, sports and youth clubs, and beyond, obtaining transferable skills, improving their wellbeing and having a great time along the way.
Craghoppers is proud to have an exclusive range, designed for those who are taking part in DofE activities. We have created technical kit to ensure participants are comfortable doing all their activities . Craghoppers make a donation to the DofE charity for every item purchased. This goes towards enabling more young people from all backgrounds to achieve a DofE Award.