For 20 years, DRK has been finding, funding and supporting extraordinary organizations working to solve society’s most intractable problems. Our latest Annual Report highlights the 300 million lives impacted by our portfolio to date, including stories of hope, resilience and transformation. Click below to read the full report.

The Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation was founded on a belief in the power of innovation and the conviction that with bold support, passionate individuals with great ideas can change the world.


In 2022, greenhouse-in-a-box maker Kheyti, a DRK portfolio organization, was named one of five recipients of the Earthshot Prize, a $1.2 million award designed to scale the most promising solutions that will repair our planet this decade.

  • 225+

    Organizations have joined the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation portfolio

  • $190M+

    Of support will be deployed to over 300 organizations by end-of-year 2024

  • 300M

    Lives have been collectively impacted by DRK portfolio organizations to date


Thousands of people get stuck in the criminal justice system due to bad data. Clementine Jacoby, CEO of Recidiviz and DRK Entrepreneur, shares how we can solve this problem and drive progress toward a smaller, fairer, safer criminal justice system.