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MLB to Sponsors 30 College Scholarships, Enlists JRF Scholars to Mentor Young People in MLB’s Youth & Community Programs and Donates $1 Million to Jackie Robinson Museum Project

June 6, 2016 - News

As the baseball world prepared for Jackie Robinson Day 2016, the 13th annual MLB celebration of Jackie Robinson’s enduring legacy, Major League Baseball (MLB) and the Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) announced that MLB has increased its financial commitment to the Foundation and that the two organizations will expand their programmatic partnership beginning this year. MLB […]

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In Memoriam: Muhammad Ali

June 4, 2016 - News

The Jackie Robinson Foundation deeply mourns the loss of Muhammad Ali. The three-time world boxing champion used his celebrity to fight for equal rights, and bravely proclaimed and abided by his convictions despite possible repercussions. Using his international stature to advocate for peace and dignity for all, Ali transcended athletics, leaving an indelible mark of […]

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Where Are They Now? Nate Moore

May 4, 2016 - Alumni, News

From representing the legacy of American Icon Jackie Robinson as a JRF Scholar to producing a blockbuster Hollywood film about patriotic superhero Captain America, Nate Moore has done it. A JRF Los Angeles Dodgers/UCLA Scholar, Nate graduated from UCLA in 2000 with a degree in Communications. In a recent phone call with JRF, fit in […]

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