The Foundation teamed with Rebuilding Together Boston for a volunteerism project in Jamaica Plain on October 10. Patriots and Kraft Group employees spent the day landscaping, painting and cleaning the home of Mozelle and Richard, a Marine Corps veteran. During the afternoon, Pro Football and Patriots Hall of Famer Andre Tippett presented Chris Pedersen with an honorary medal and autographed football as the “Patriots Difference Maker of the Week.” Pedersen has volunteered with Rebuilding Together Boston for 11 years.
On October 11, as part of Patriots Community Tuesdays, 16 Patriots players, including
Throughout the 2011 season, the New England Patriots Charitable Foundation will celebrate volunteerism as its season-long initiative. With this special focus on volunteerism, the Kraft family and the Foundation will honor Myra Kraft’s lifetime commitment to philanthropy and charitable services. For more information, to pledge volunteer hours, nominate a “Patriots Difference Maker of the Week,” to submit photos of volunteer work or to participate in an upcoming collection drive visit www.patriots.com/community.