Tribute for Henry “Hank” Aaron

January 22, 2021 - Jackie Robinson, News

Today, the world lost a legend and a hero.We are profoundly heartbroken by the passing of our dear friend Henry “Hank” Aaron. A baseball icon, generous soul, and consummate gentleman, he brought out the best in everyone he encountered. His incredible wife Billye and the Aaron family are very much in the thoughts and prayers […]

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The Jackie Robinson Foundation Appoints Cecilia Marshall as Vice President

December 22, 2020 - News

The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) has announced the appointment of Cecilia Marshall as Vice President, Program Development and Strategy. Marshall, who has extensive experience in higher education and specialized scholarship programs, will be responsible for scaling the Foundation’s 48-year-old scholarship program to reach a broader segment of college students through JRF Impact, an innovative, interactive platform. She […]

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Jackie Robinson Foundation Taps IMG for Licensing & Cause Marketing Partnerships to Further Its 47-Year Commitment to Equal Opportunity In Education

November 24, 2020 - News

The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) today announced a partnership with IMG to pursue licensing, cause marketing, and institutional campaign initiatives that will drive awareness for and help fund JRF’s work to ensure college success and career advancement for highly motivated students of color with limited financial resources.IMG will aim to partner with best-in-class companies that […]

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