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Patriots donate $250,000 to local football programs
Five high schools received grants of $50,000 from the Kraft family and the Patriots Foundation to help their football teams purchase new equipment. The donation recipients included Brighton High School in Brighton, Mass.; Central High School in Providence, R.I.; Cumberland High School in Cumberland, R.I.; English High School in Jamaica Plain, Mass., and Greater Lowell Technical High School in Tyngsborough, Mass.
Photos: Patriots Premiere 2019
The New England Patriots Foundation hosted its annual premiere on the field at Gillette Stadium on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019. Patriots Chairman and CEO Robert Kraft, and the entire team of Patriots players and coaches, gathered to celebrate the upcoming season and honor Patriots linebacker Kyle Van Noy, who was presented with the Ron Burton Community Service Award.
Rob Gronkowski visits a child with brain cancer for Make-A-Wish
Former Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski visited with John, an 11 year old boy with brain cancer at Albany Medical Center in New York. As a huge Patriots fan, John's wish was to meet Rob Gronkowski. His entire hospital room is Patriots themed and his most prized possession is his Gronk jersey.
Photos: Patriots Rookie Hospital Visit
The Patriots rookie class spent the day together in Boston on Thursday, bonding over lunch and visiting patients at Boston Children's Hospital.
Patriots Marathon Team Finishes Strong
More than twenty runners represented the Patriots Foundation at the 2018 Boston Marathon on April 16. Despite the inclement weather, every member of the team crossed the finish line on Boylston Street. Together, this year's team raised more than $223,000 in support of the Patriots Foundation.
Patriots host Play 60 event in Montreal
Current and former Patriots players, cheerleaders and mascot, Pat Patriot, made a special visit to Montreal on July 12 to share the Play 60 message. They teamed with NFL Canada to facilitate exercise stations for 300 children.
Malcolm Mitchell promotes the importance of reading
The Patriots wide receiver took part in the TADpole 10 Summer Series on Boston Common to share his passion for reading. He spoke to hundreds of children, read to them and provided each child with a copy of his book, "The Magician's Hat."
Matthew vs. Matthew Fundraiser
Patriots special teams captain Matthew Slater held a fundraiser on Tuesday, Oct. 25 at Splitsville at Patriot Place to benefit victims affected by Hurricane Matthew. Several Patriots players, past and present, attended the charity event.
Patriots Women's Association visits Boston Children's Hospital
On Thursday, Jan. 7, the Patriots Women's Association visited Boston Children's Hosptial and helped create an art project in the Activity Center, which was brought back to Gillette Stadium for the team as they prepare for the playoffs.
Patriots give gifts from the gridiron
Many Patriots players, including Devin McCourty, Jerod Mayo, Dont'a Hightower and Jimmy Garoppolo, partnered with 50 children in need for a holiday shopping spree at Bass Pro Shop on Tuesday evening. The Patriots cheerleaders and alumni club also helped the children pick out gifts for themselves and loved ones.
Patriots Host 22nd Annual Children's Holiday Party
Led by Patriots Chairman and CEO Robert Kraft, Devin McCourty, Brandon LaFell, Marcus Cannon and other Patriot players, the New England Patriots hosted their 22nd annual Children's Holiday Party on Tuesday night at Gillette Stadium. Approximately 250 children in need were treated to a night of food, games, presents and a surprise visit from Santa Claus.
Chung and friends sing for charity
Patriots DB Patrick Chung hosted his second annual karaoke charity event on Monday night at Splitsville/Howl-at-the-Moon at Patriot Place. Devin McCourty, Scott Chandler, Brandon LaFell and other Patriots players sang during the event, which helped raise money for Chung's charity, Chung Changing Lives, as well as the United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley.
Devin McCourty: A Champion For Children
Patriots safety Devin McCourty was honored as the Boston Children's Hospital 2015 Champion Award recipient at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston on Tuesday night. The award recognizes athletes from Boston's professional sports teams who enrich the lives of children. McCourty is a frequent visitor to the hospital.