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

July 27, 2016 - News

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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In Memoriam: Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr.

July 5, 2016 - News

The Jackie Robinson Foundation Mourns the Loss of Board Member Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr. – Decorated WW II Veteran, Distinguished Scholar, Broadcaster, and Outspoken Advocate for Those Less Fortunate.

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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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