The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is for minority high school students in the United States. In addition to a financial grant, the foundation also provides its scholars with mentoring and leadership development opportunities, and internships.
Our #WCWs! “I really do take pride in the fact that I could be a mentor and a model for other young girls, to see it really is possible if you put the work in no matter your situation or where you’re from.”
A Must Visit! "Wrongfully convicted New Yorkers Derrick Hamilton and Shabaka Shakur met in prison while serving time for murders they didn’t commit — now they’re dishing out tuna tartare, crab cake and sirloins at their new restaurant and bar, Brownstone, in Downtown Brooklyn."
"A lone juror prevented the panel from coming to a consensus, claiming that he could not “with good conscience consider a guilty verdict.” Eleven of Slager’s peers had watched the video of him killing Scott, listened to his testimony, and decided that his actions were unlawful." :(