Jackie Robinson Foundation to Honor Baseball Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr., UNINTERRUPTED & Springhill Entertainment CEO Maverick Carter, and Award-winning Pianist/Composer Kris Bowers at Annual Robie Awards Dinner

February 14, 2019 - Events, News

The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) today announced the recipients of the 2019 ROBIE Awards, which will be presented at its annual Awards Dinner on Monday, March 4th at the New York Marriott Marquis. The event pays tribute to individuals who embody the humanitarian ideals of Jackie Robinson, while raising funds for the Jackie Robinson Foundation.

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In Memorium: Frank Robinson

February 8, 2019 - News

The Jackie Robinson Foundation mourns the loss of Frank Robinson, who passed away at the age of 83 on February 7, 2019.

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The Jackie Robinson Centennial Celebration

January 30, 2019 - Jackie Robinson

The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) is kicking off its Jackie Robinson Centennial Celebration with a number of events throughout New York City honoring baseball legend and humanitarian Jackie Robinson. JRF will host events nationwide throughout 2019 that will conclude with the opening of the Jackie Robinson Museum in December.

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