Fraudulent email scam involves Kinder Foundation

It has come to our attention that there is a consulting firm actively soliciting clients in the greater Houston area using the Kinder family name. Please be aware that this is a fraudulent email, and we request you report any deceptive activity to the authorities at the Federal Trade Commission’s FTC Complaint Assistant.

If you doubt the authenticity of any type of correspondence claiming to originate from Kinder Foundation or Rich and Nancy Kinder personally, please contact us at

It is unfortunate scams are prevalent in our society today. When a scam involves the Kinder Foundation or its leadership, we report them as we become aware of them, and try to do what we can to stop them. For information about the Federal Trade Commission’s efforts against these kinds of fraud please visit the Division of Privacy and Identity Protection.