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May 09, 2019

Sip The Pick Fundraiser Coming Soon

We are excited to introduce our new Sip the Pick funding raising initiative!In January 2007 Marlin Jackson intercepted a Tom Brady pass during the 4th quarter of the AFC Championship game to seal the Colts victory. His interception helped Seal the Deal and send the Colts to Super Bowl XLI…

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April 25, 2019

4 Ways to Use Athletics to Promote SEL and Character Development

Source: edutopia.org | Re-Post 4/25/2019 -Educational Athletics is a term used by the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) to denote how athletic competition should be both an extension of the classroom and an educational activity in itself designed to teach life lessons and prepare young people with both values and…

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April 11, 2019

Seal The Deal

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March 28, 2019

Build A Better You Challenge: Discipline

This year, Fight For Life is excited to continue it’s “Build A Better You Challenge” that incorporates our Building Dreams program 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…

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February 28, 2019

Rosa Parks Refused To Give Up Her Bus Seat Igniting The civil Rights Movement

Source: theundefeated.com | Re-Post 2/28/2019 -Contrary to popular belief, Rosa Parks wasn’t too tired. She wasn’t incapable of leaving her seat when bus driver James F. Blake demanded her to do so. She was properly seated in the colored section, but because the white section was full, Blake attempted to…

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February 28, 2019

Build A Better You Challenge: Forgiveness To Responses

This year, Fight For Life is excited to continue it’s “Build A Better You Challenge” that incorporates our Building Dreams program 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…

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February 20, 2019

THE JOURNEY OF A GAME CHANGER: MARLIN JACKSON THEN AND NOW

Source: uwci.org | Re-Post Fight for Life Foundation 2/20/2019 -If you ask Marlin Jackson what’s important to him, his response sounds a lot like former Indianapolis football coach Tony Dungy’s mantra: faith, family, and football – in that order. It’s pretty easy to adopt such a powerful mindset, especially when…

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February 14, 2019

Register for Building Dreams Corporate Partner Site Visits

Follow these steps if you’re interested: Please review the event flyer below: Next sign up for location by completing one of the attached google forms After completing the google form, please review the partner preparation document associated with your visit date Note: Registration is first come first served, so sign…

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February 14, 2019

2019 Organizational Objectives and Outcomes

Objectives: Increase revenue 30-50% Create four small partnerships with local businesses to generate revenue with very little overhead costs (one per quarter) Expand our corporate and community partnerships Build FFL Staffing CapacityShort-term Outcomes: Ensure staffing needs are incorporated in proportion to the organization’s planned program growth. Continue to improve management…

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February 14, 2019

Dr. Martin Luther King's Influence On Today's World

Source: psychologytoday.com | Re-Post Fight for Life Foundation 2/13/2019 -“If you can’t fly, then run. If you can’t run, then walk. If you can’t walk, then crawl. But whatever you do, you have to keep moving forward.” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.Yesterday, I was privileged to take part in the…

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