About the Foundation


The GraceKennedy Foundation was established in 1982 to mark the 60th anniversary of GraceKennedy & Company Limited. The Foundation began with an initial grant of $500,000 provided by its parent company, and with Sir Herbert Duffus as its Chairman. The first few years were formative in nature. The early months were spent in developing policy …


Foundation Directors

The Board of the GraceKennedy Foundation comprises of 12 Directors; seven are external to GraceKennedy and five are internal. Dr Fred Kennedy Chairman Dr Fred Kennedy was appointed Chair of the GraceKennedy Foundation in June 2017. He was appointed as a Director of the Foundation in 2013. A retired teacher and school administrator, Dr Kennedy’s …


Vision & Mission

Vision:  To be a world-class corporate foundation committed to the well being of individuals and communities Mission:  We support GraceKennedy as a corporate citizen by creating environmentally sustainable programmes, promoting healthy lifestyles and increasing access to education.