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"Walking Alone: The Untold Journey of Football Pioneer Kenny Washington" by author Dan Taylor being released during 75th Anniversary Year of NFL Breakthrough
June 23, 2022 11:15 ET | Dan Taylor, Author
LOS ANGELES, June 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On September 29, 1946, football star Kenny Washington made history. When he trotted onto the field for the Los Angeles Rams, Washington broke the color...
In the Dugout with Jackie Robinson: An Intimate Portrait of a Baseball Legend
December 10, 2018 10:18 ET | Museum of the City of New York
New York, New York, Dec. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In 1947 Jackie Robinson (1919-1972) made history when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers and became the first African-American to play Major League...
Minor League Baseball to Host Third Annual FIELD Program at Historic Dodgertown
May 30, 2018 11:00 ET | Minor League Baseball
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Minor League Baseball™ (MiLB™) today announced that its FIELD (Fostering Inclusion through Education and Leadership Development) Program will...
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Jackie Robinson Foundation Selects Inaugural Class of Strada Education Network Scholars
September 05, 2017 14:58 ET | Strada Education Network
INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Strada Education NetworkSM today announced 10 students as the inaugural class of Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) Strada Education Network Scholars....
Jackie Robinson's Son David to Visit Minneapolis-St. Paul To Promote Books For Africa Sept. 22-24
September 16, 2016 11:23 ET | Books for Africa
SAINT PAUL, Minn., Sept. 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- David Robinson, the son of baseball icon Jackie Robinson, will travel from his home on a coffee cooperative in Tanzania, to visit Minneapolis and...