Tribute for Sweet Lou Johnson and Bob Gibson

October 4, 2020 - Jackie Robinson, News

With great sadness, we acknowledge the loss this week of two baseball greats. On Wednesday evening, Dodger great “Sweet Lou” Johnson, a hero of the Dodgers’ 1965 World Series championship, died at 86 years old. On Friday, two-time World Series champion Bob Gibson, died at 84 years old. Sweet Lou Johnson was an iconic reflection […]

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Class of 2024 Announcement

September 23, 2020 - Jackie Robinson, News

With great excitement, the Jackie Robinson Foundation announces the selection of 70 new JRF Scholars, comprising the Class of 2024! Chosen from 3,048 qualified applicants, once again this year the freshman class of JRF Scholars met a high threshold of academic achievement, leadership potential, and a commitment to community service. Founded in 1973 by Rachel […]

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Rest In Peace John Thompson Jr.

September 1, 2020 - News

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