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July 12, 2018

Marlin Jackson's Forever Moment Lives With Him, And With Indianapolis, All These Years Later

Source: wthr.com | Re-Post Fight for Life 7/12/2018 -With 1:02 left in the greatest game the Indianapolis Colts ever played, Joseph Addai followed an epic Jeff Saturday block through the middle of the Patriots’ line, dancing unencumbered into the end zone to give the Colts a 38-34 lead in the…

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July 12, 2018

Community Solutions Partners With Fight For Life on Business Plan

Recently we worked with Community Solutions to strategically develop and plan out a new three-year business plan for the Fight for Life Foundation. Like any good organization, we are evolving and we need to ensure that we are always prepared to serve the youth of our communities. Being able to…

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June 07, 2018

A Big Thank You To Our Seal The Deal Sponsors

Fight For Life would like to say a special thank you to our sponsors below. They are supporting the Seal The Deal youth football camps. We thank them as well as all of our sponsors for their generosity. Our sponsors are the lifeblood of Fight for Life. Without their support,…

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May 24, 2018

Build A Better You: Financial Literacy

This year, Fight For Life announced the “Build A Better You Challenge” with Jack and Jill Magazine. In this series, Marlin Jackson sets out the building blocks that students need in order to live the life they want. As someone who grew up in humble circumstances and was able to…

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May 24, 2018

For Troubled Kids, Some Schools Take Time Out For Group Therapy

Source: npr.org | Re-Post Fight for Life 5/24/2018 -Sometimes 11-year-old B. comes home from school in tears. Maybe she was taunted about her weight that day, called “ugly.” Or her so-called friends blocked her on their phones. Some nights she is too anxious to sleep alone and climbs into her…

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May 24, 2018

How To Develop The Self Discipline Needed To Achieve Your Goals

I have learned that setting goals and then developing the discipline necessary to achieve those goals is crucial to success. This is true whether it is in sports, your career, or any other aspect of your life. Having goals gives you direction. Developing the discipline to go after your goals…

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May 22, 2018

Our Future Is At Risk

U.S. students who live in low-income urban and rural school districts are significantly under performing.

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May 22, 2018

Building Dreams App Demo

The Building Dreams web and mobile application is an innovative Social Emotional Learning and Classroom Management tool. This engaging and interactive program resource is the primary tool used to manage the implementation of virtues, values , emotional and character traits taught in Fight for Life Foundations Building Dreams program.

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May 10, 2018

Coding4Kindness Recap

 Last month, our team met with developers at Salesforce to review and make changes to our Building Dreams Licensing Flow and to review and make updates to the Building Dreams App. Thanks to their team as we were able to make a number of improvements in each of these areas and…

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May 10, 2018

Social and Emotional Benefits of Playing Sports

Source: workinsports.com | Re-Post Fight For Life 5/10/2018 -The physical health benefits of playing sports are countless. In addition to being entertaining, it’s scientifically proven that sports activities are good for your heart and your brain.What’s rarely mentioned is that playing a sport can improve your social and emotional skills.Social…

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