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December 06, 2017 / Courtney Stephens

In 2017, the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation once again collaborated with United Healthcare as part of their Do Good. Live Well. campaign to host the Team8 Tour. Along with the Home Depot Foundation and CBS EcoMedia, the Team8 Tour aims to strengthen communities in need across the nation. By working with schools, the Team8 Tour aims to build healthy communities. Each schools needs are different, but the goal is the...

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November 27, 2017 / Courtney Stephens
With the holiday season fast approaching, the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation wants to take this time to express our appreciation for the constant support we receive from all of our partners. This support allows us to continue to provide safe character building opportunities for youth around the country. With the spirit of generosity...
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November 23, 2017 / Sam Nagurny

From all of us at the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation - Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours!

We are grateful for the support from our program partners, mentors and volunteers, donors and sponsors, and all of those around the nation who help make a difference in the lives of youth in their communities. Thank you to all of those involved with making our programing possible...

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November 21, 2017 / Sam Nagurny

This past weekend the program team from the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation traveled to Naples, Florida to host a fun-filled series of clinics that make up our Naples Camp! This is the sixth year we have hosted this camp in partnership with the Naples Children &...

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November 13, 2017 / Stephanie Green


Today is World Kindness Day and is a great day to have a conversation with your kids about being what that means. Challenge your youth to go above and beyond to show kindness towards others in their daily lives - not just today but every day. Ask your kids to do one thing against the norm every day this week. Maybe it is helping their classmate complete a math problem...

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November 10, 2017 / Stephanie Green
Tomorrow, November 11, is Veterans Day. On this day, we honor our military veterans for their service during war and peacetime. Take time with your kids to discuss the importance of this holiday. One way to show your appreciation for the bravery of veterans is have kids write letters to a local organization that works with Veterans in your community to thank them for their...
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October 18, 2017 / Courtney Stephens and Pat Coan
Did you know that the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation hosts College Day experiences at colleges and universities across the country? Read below to learn about these fun and unique events!
Students interacting with a baseball player from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA
What is a college day experience? 
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October 11, 2017 / Stephanie Green


Every day at the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation, we celebrate all our youth. However, today is #dayofthegirl, so we pay special attention to the girls of our youth organizations. Our newest program, I’m GREAT (Girls Respecting Each Other and Themselves), aims to positively impact girls through female mentorship. The Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation wants to teach the value in respect, resilience, being...

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September 11, 2017 / Sam Nagurny
Today marks 16 years since the tragic events unfolded in New York City, Arlington, Virginia, and Stonycreek Township, Pennsylvania. All of us at the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation want to take this opportunity to remember those who lost and gave their lives that day. Our nation is forever scarred from the horrific terror attacks, but we are stronger due...
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August 18, 2017 / Sam Nagurny

I can't believe it is Friday...

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