Marlin Jackson


Fight for Life, Indianapolis, IN
November 19, 2020


Audacious startup Synergize has partnered with Marlin Jackson’s Fight for Life Foundation. Their next 4:30 Meetup event will raise funds for the Indy-based nonprofit. The event, on December 8th, will be their last 4:30 Meetup of the year.“Marlin is literally helping kids break generational chains,” explained Synergize Founder Arron Stanton….

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August 05, 2020

Fostering a Strong Community in a Virtual Classroom

Source: Edutopia | Repost Fight for Life Foundation 8/5/2020 -One of my friends, a classroom physics teacher, was asked to teach an online physics course. Many of the students dropped the course midterm, and it was not offered again. When I asked what happened, my friend said the class failed…

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July 09, 2020

COVID-19 Relief With Fight For Life And Crossroads Education

Through strategic partnerships, we are offering needed resources to the families we serve. In collaboration with Crossroads Education, we are connecting families to internet access, technology, transportation, and access to food. We provided 12 families with Chromebook laptops, Wifi hotspot tablets, and 10 Lyft rides.If you are interested in supporting…

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April 09, 2020

How To Care For Your Kids' Mental Health During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Source: Huffpost.com | Repost Fight for Life Foundation 4/9/2020 -It’s no secret that traumatic events and disrupted routines can impact children’s mental health. In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, parents are wondering how this period of isolation and uncertainty will affect their kids.Fortunately, there are many ways parents and…

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March 26, 2020

How Fight for Life Is A Resource For The Community

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August 08, 2019

Meet M.J.

The persona caricature of Fight for Life Founder, Marlin Jackson. MJ represents the passion, determination, and innovation that has been embedded in the foundation of Fight for Life.MJ will be a staple in elementary and middle school classrooms, by empowering each student through Social Emotional Learning and Behavioral Health.Decision making…

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February 20, 2019


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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September 10, 2018

Marlin Jackson Selected As 2018 Circle City Classic Major Taylor Award Recipient

Indiana Black Expo, Inc announced today that retired Indianapolis Colts Cornerback Marlin Jackson will receive this year’s Major Taylor Award at the Circle City Classic® NCAA Coaches Luncheon presented by the Indianapolis Colts. One of the main events of the 35th annual Circle City Classic® weekend, the luncheon will take…

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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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