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FEB 15, 2017

Working together to drive transformational change at New York Cares

Working together to drive transformational change at New York Cares

60,000 people use the New York City shelter system every night and 23,000 of those are children. Thousands more New Yorkers struggle to keep warm each winter. New York Cares, the largest volunteer network in the city, holds an annual coat drive to try and fulfill the over 100,000 coat requests they receive from shelters, schools and senior cen...

JAN 12, 2017

40 Miles Outside Mumbai, KKR Colleagues Build 40 Homes

40 Miles Outside Mumbai, KKR Colleagues Build 40 Homes

When KKR’s 40 for 40 volunteer program was announced earlier this year to celebrate the firm’s 40th anniversary, the KKR Mumbai team was extremely excited to maximize this opportunity to help local communities in need. This is because – for all of the economic growth it’s experiencing, advancements m...

DEC 21, 2016

Environmental Innovation: A Journey with No Destination

Environmental Innovation: A Journey with No Destination

Nine years ago, when I was a member of Environmental Defense Fund’s (EDF) Corporate Partnerships Program, EDF and KKR started envisioning an innovative partnership for the private equity industry.  To our knowledge, no other large private equity firm was partnering with an environmental non-governmental organization to encourage eco-effi...

NOV 11, 2016

Infusing Military Talent into Business and Growing Stronger Companies

Infusing Military Talent into Business and Growing Stronger Companies

Veterans Day provides a chance for us not only to thank the men and women who have served our great nation in uniform, but also to reflect on how the business community and society are doing in assisting with the transition of our veterans to civilian life. They answered the Nation’s call to duty and served as Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines, ...