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JRF Scholar Profile: Kenya Wright

June 15, 2015 - Scholars

JRF Scholar Kenya Wright is a senior at Brown University pursuing a degree in Entrepreneurship, Energy and the Environment. Sponsored by JRF board member Joseph J. Plumeri, the Oakland native completed a summer internship where she conducted home energy and water assessments and installations in northern California.“JRF is the most important community that I have […]

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Support that Makes a Difference: The Pros

June 15, 2015 - Sponsors

Jackie Robinson was a four sport star at UCLA, lettering in baseball, basketball, football and track and field. JRF is also a star in the eyes of multiple sports leagues, teams, players and owners. With the recent gift of $50,000, the NBA joins longtime supporters Major League Baseball (sponsoring two freshman Scholars this year and […]

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JRF Alumni: Where Are They Now? Patrick Graham

June 14, 2015 - Alumni

The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) can now add “Super Bowl” champion to its list of alumni achievements. JRF Scholar alumnus Patrick Graham, a Linebackers coach for the New England Patriots, earned a Sociology degree from Yale University in 2001.“To be recognized by an organization like the Jackie Robinson Foundation is a great honor,” said Graham. […]

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