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Rachel Robinson & JRF on the passing of Yogi Berra

September 23, 2015 - Jackie Robinson, News

Pictured (l to r): Leonard S. Coleman, Jr., Bill Russell, Rachel Robinson, Yogi Berra and Della Britton Baeza at the JRF Golf Classic in Montclair, NJ, 2004“My family and I very much mourn the passing of Yogi Berra. We of course admired Yogi’s contribution to the game. And Yogi and his beloved Carmen and I […]

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JRF Announces 2015 Rachel Robinson International Fellows

July 19, 2015 - News, Scholars

The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) recently announced this year’s class of Rachel Robinson International Fellows, a group of JRF Scholars selected to supplement their college experience by traveling and working abroad.  Named in honor of the organization’s Founder, the fellowship encourages global engagement and provides opportunities and financial support for students to volunteer, study or […]

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JRF honors Turn 2 Foundation, Joe Torre Safe At Home Foundation & PitCCh In Foundation

July 10, 2015 - Events, News

On January 31, 2015, Jackie Robinson would have been 96 years old. In celebration of this special day, JRF hosted a special event on January 15th that paid tribute to three organizations that have promoted the values embodied in the life and legacy of the Foundation’s namesake, honoring each with the distinguished Chairman’s Award. Sponsored […]

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