The Wright Family Foundation supports Roots of Empathy New Zealand.

Roots of Empathy is an evidence-based classroom programme that has shown significant effect in reducing levels of aggression and bullying among school children, while raising social/emotional competence and increasing empathy. The result is relationships that are more respectful and caring, and reduced levels of bullying and aggression. Its mission is to build caring, peaceful, and civil societies through the development of empathy in children and adults.