Foundation News: Three New Team Members Join JRF

January 23, 2018 -

We are proud to announce the addition of three new members of the team at the Jackie Robinson Foundation. In 2017 we were joined by Duane Bruce, Vice President of JRF Impact, and Garry Mendez III, Director of Communications. In 2018, we welcome Lamont Gordon, Vice President, Director of Core Programs. “These new team members each bring their own […]

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My #JRFfirst: The Annual JRF Scholar Debate

December 11, 2017 - Scholars

Last March, JRF’s Mentoring and Leadership Conference featured the Second Annual Scholar Debate. This burgeoning tradition served as the setting for my #JRFfirst: publicly defending a political position that didn’t reflect my own beliefs.

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My #JRFfirst: The Annual Mentoring & Leadership Conference

December 8, 2017 - Scholars

Marian Wright Edelman once said “You can’t be what you can’t see.” Attending the Jackie Robinson Foundation’s Mentoring and Leadership Conference (MLC) in March 2016, was my #JRFfirst experience which changed my life forever!

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