Coaches Forum
February 15, 2018 / Courtney Stephens
During Black History Month, we have reflected on prominent leaders in the African-American community. This week, we spotlight Baseball Hall of Famer Eddie Murray, whose passion and determination helped him become an icon in the sports world. As one of five players to have more than 500 home runs and 3,000 hits Eddie Murray may go down as one of greatest baseball players in history.
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February 07, 2018 / Stephanie Green
February 7th is National Girls and Women in Sport Day. It is a day to celebrate the extraordinary achievements made by girls and women in the sport world.
With the Olympic Winter Games starting tomorrow, we want to recognize the incredible feat women have gone through to shatter barriers to get to the biggest sports stage in the world. 
Women first participated in the Olympics in...
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February 01, 2018 / Courtney Stephens

Each February we celebrate Black History Month. This year throughout February, the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation will spotlight prominent black athletes that exemplified the characteristics the foundation instills in today’s youth.

To kick off Black History Month, our first spotlight is the 1965-1966 Texas Western Miners basketball team. During a crucial time in American history the players on Texas...

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January 25, 2018 / Sam Nagurny

Today is #ThankYourMentor Day! As part of National Mentoring Month, today we take the time to show appreciation for the people who impacted our lives. Mentors take time out of their lives to work with others to help them learn and grow. Mentoring doesn’t end when you’re “no longer a child” – many adults with successful careers credit...

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January 04, 2018 / Sam Nagurny

January is celebrated as National Mentoring Month. This month is dedicated to recognize the positive influence mentors have on the lives of young people in communities around the country...

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December 20, 2017 / Sam Nagurny

Happy Holidays from all of us at the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation! Warm Winter wishes to you and yours and here's to the best in 2018! We are looking forward to the coming year here at the Foundation, and hope you are as well! As an announcement - the offices of the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation will be closed Monday, December 25, 2017 through Monday, January 1,...

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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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