JRF Scholar Spotlight – Chloe Benson

January 9, 2020 - News, Scholars

Personal Reflection: “My time spent in Rome has been indescribable. Not only is it one of the most beautiful cities I have ever seen, but I am so lucky to have gotten the opportunity to live there as well. There is so much ancient and contemporary history to unpack, from the ancient Roman Empire to […]

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BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes Donates $2.24M To The Jackie Robinson Foundation

March 1, 2019 - Alumni, News, Sponsors

The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) has announced the largest-ever individual gift donated by an alumnus of its college scholars program, which supports the next generation of leaders. Arthur Hayes, CEO of BitMEX, a bitcoin derivatives trading platform, has contributed $2.24 million.

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Jackie Robinson Foundation to Honor Baseball Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr., UNINTERRUPTED & Springhill Entertainment CEO Maverick Carter, and Award-winning Pianist/Composer Kris Bowers at Annual Robie Awards Dinner

February 14, 2019 - Events, News

The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) today announced the recipients of the 2019 ROBIE Awards, which will be presented at its annual Awards Dinner on Monday, March 4th at the New York Marriott Marquis. The event pays tribute to individuals who embody the humanitarian ideals of Jackie Robinson, while raising funds for the Jackie Robinson Foundation.

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