Unilever Legacy of Leadership Award – Kiarra Womack ’21

April 10, 2020 - News, Scholars

Unilever Legacy of Leadership Award Reflection“As a recipient of the Unilever Legacy of Leadership Award, I have been reaffirmed in my efforts towards making the world a better place through leadership. I have always strived to live a life of selfless leadership. Learning about Jackie Robinson’s legacy inspired me to make this a reality throughout […]

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JRF Special Recognition Awardee – Juma Sei

April 2, 2020 - News, Scholars

To foster his diverse interests, Juma is a member of several on-campus organizations. He is Secretary of Yale’s Black Men’s Union and liaisons between first-year class members and the BMU board. He is alsoa creative writing tutor for the Urban Improvement Corps, a mentoring and tutoring program that provides elementary, middle, and high school students […]

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John Bernagene ’19 in Memoriam

February 10, 2020 - Alumni, News

Dear Members and Friends of the Jackie Robinson Foundation Community, With very heavy hearts, we mourn the loss of JRF Scholar alumnus John Bernagene, Class of 2019. John passed away on September 15, 2019, just a few months after graduating from the University of Pennsylvania. This is a devastating loss for all of us who […]

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