In Memoriam: Ralph Branca

News on November 24, 2016

With deep sadness, the Jackie Robinson Foundation mourns the loss of Dodger great Ralph Branca, who played a significant role in an important chapter in the history of Major League Baseball. Debuting with the team in 1944, the New York native and three-time All-Star pitcher won 80 games for the Dodgers with a career-high 21 […]

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Meet the JRF Class of 2020

News on September 19, 2016

As JRF Scholars head back to their college campuses, the Jackie Robinson Foundation is pleased to present the Class of 2020. Like their fellow JRF Scholars, the members of this newest class have demonstrated high academic achievement, a commitment to community service, strong leadership ability, and a desire to impact the world.The JRF Class of […]

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Jackie Robinson Foundation mourns the loss of board member and political lion, Mark Weiner.

News on July 27, 2016

The Jackie Robinson Foundation was saddened to learn of the passing of long serving board member and political lion, Mark Weiner.A proud supporter of the Foundation, Mark used his professional acumen, charm and sheer grit, to help drive the Foundation’s first endowment campaign. Elected to the JRF board in 1998, his counsel and expertise were […]

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