Bryant admitted that he and vanessa still need a lot more education on issues of youth homelessness but what he has learned so far has made a huge impact. Kobe bryant was reportedly worth 600 million at the time of his death thanks to his business investments and 20 year nba career.
The couple is one of the museum s founding donors.
How much money did kobe bryant donate to charity. The bryants are also founding donors to the national museum of african american history and culture with a 1 million pledge in 2017. According to the fund it has raised a total of 42 million yuan 6 15 million from various enterprises and will first donate five million yuan 732 000 to children in quake hit sichuan province. He has definitely given money to charity but different charities.
In 2009 bryant donated 5 million. Kobe endorsed 7 charities and 14 foundations retired with 68o million dollars and i bet he never gave more than 5 of his. According to bodyarmor founder mike repole kobe s widow vanessa.
Kobe bryant the nba superstar who helped initiate the fundation attended the charity event. In total the 20 richest americans donated roughly 8 7 billion to charity in 2018 just 0 8 percent of their collective net worth. The couple are forming a new charity initiative the kobe and vanessa bryant family foundation kvbff to eradicate youth homelessness in los angeles.
Bryant and his wife donated at least 1 million to the national museum of african american history and culture. As the wall street journal reported at the time he was named a cultural ambassador to the country by the asia society and was looked at as a charitable diplomat. Kobe bryant gave back to underserved communities just as much as he gave his all on the court.
The late basketball icon donated thousands of dollars and hours of his time to charity. More than 6 15 million has been raised for those efforts. Kobe bryant was the official ambassador for after school all stars a national children s charity that provides after school programs to 72 000 inner city kids.