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Foundation News: Danielle Cornwall Joins JRF

June 10, 2015 - News

We are happy to announce the appointment of Danielle Cornwall as the Foundation’s new Assistant Director of Educational Services. Ms. Cornwall joins the Foundation, recognized for being the nation’s premier education and leadership development scholarship program for minority students, after serving as a Manager at the National Urban League.Ms. Cornwall’s career has revolved around minority […]

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Where Are They Now? Mwanga Mtengule

June 10, 2015 - Alumni

JRF Alumni Mwanga Mtengule (Harvard University, JRF Class of 2001) grew up on the south side of Chicago. His father was from Tanzania and his mother was a black American. He studied law at Duke University School of Law in Durham, NC, receiving his J.D. in 2007.“The Jackie Robinson Foundation was unique among the scholarships […]

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JRF Alumni: Where Are They Now? Shani Allison

June 10, 2015 - Alumni

JRF Alumna Shani Alison (Penn State, JRF Class of 2001) oversees the planning and execution of complex projects related to the Super Duty Truck as a Program Management Analyst at Ford Motor Company. While that might be enough for most people, it is only Shani’s day job. A well-rounded professional, she focuses on growing and […]

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