Endowments: In 2015, KFF pledged $20 million to Harvard Business School (HBS) to establish the Kraft Precision Medicine Accelerator, an initiative to pursue programs to realize the potential of precision medicine in care of cancer and other serious diseases.
Established more than three dozen permanent endowments at educational, health care and social service organizations.
Catalyst Gifts: Over the past seven years, the Kraft Family Foundation has provided more than $12.5 million in catalyst opportunities, supporting close to 100 nonprofit organizations focused on anti-violence efforts, educational opportunity, quality healthcare access, workplace development and more.
Kraft Family/Patriots Player Collaborative Fund: In June 2020, the Kraft family announced the creation of a new fund, which has distributed $1 million to 10 local organizations fighting for equity, working to end systemic racism and creating meaningful change in the community. The recipients were chosen by the Kraft family in collaboration with Patriots players. Recipients included: Greater Boston Legal Services, Tech Goes Home, Louis D. Brown Peace Institute, Rain Immigrant Center and Becoming a Main, among others.
Other: Kraft teamed up with Charlie Baker to secure 1.8 million respirator masks for frontline workers in Massachusetts, New York and Rhode Island during the early stages of COVID-19.
Together Beat Hate: [tbh] is a movement that encourages young people of all backgrounds to join the fight against all forms of hatred. We believe the only effective, systematic way to overcome hatred, prejudice, and bias is to build bridges between peoples and communities through direct engagement and compassionate, impactful education.