Maryland Updates

Redskins Host Annual Fourth and Life High School Football Forum

LANDOVER, Md. – The Redskins welcomed high school football players to FedEx Field for their annual Fourth and Life High School Football Forum. Vernon Davis and Tony Bergstrom contributed to a panel discussion about how high school athletes can prepare for life after football. Read the original article here >>

WRCF Recognizes High School Football Coaches With Day Of Special Seminars

As a way to recognize their hard work over the last few football seasons, the Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation on Friday, April 13, hosted the Redskins High School Coach of the Week Celebration at FedExField for a special day of presentations. The previous winners, along with more coaches from the annual 4th & Life High School…

Ravens Partner With InSideOut to Help Baltimore City Public School Athletics

The Ravens have made a major commitment to helping Baltimore City Public Schools student achievement and well-being through sports. The Ravens have given $600,000 over three years to fund the InSideOut Initiative, which promotes sports as a human growth experience by providing professional development for coaches and athletic directors. “We are pleased to support this…

Under Armour outfitting thousands of Baltimore City student athletes and coaches

Under Armour says it is outfitting more than 5,300 student-athletes and coaches in the Baltimore City Public Schools with new uniforms or apparel. The sports brand also said it will provide additional funding to upgrade the school system’s athletic and activity facilities. Under Armour, which did not specify how much its commitment will cost, said it…

Partners Unite and Announce Expansive Commitment to Baltimore City’s Student Athletes and Schools

Under Armour, Baltimore Ravens, InSideOut, and Fund for Educational Excellence join together to enrich Baltimore City Public Schools’ athletic programs BALTIMORE, MD (Feb. 22, 2018) — Under Armour, the Baltimore Ravens, the InSideOut Initiative, and the Fund for Educational Excellence are partnering with Baltimore City Public Schools(City Schools) as part of a community-wide commitment to…

Transforming lives, sustaining programs that work

Joe Ehrmann, former Baltimore Colts defensive tackle, minister, coach and motivational speaker, talks about the InSideOut Initiative to bring a big change in coaching philosophy to high schools, including Baltimore’s. Partnered with the Ravens, the program aims to instill character development and moral leadership in student-athletes by breaking through the win-at-all-costs coaching approach too common in youth sports….

Ravens Honor Baltimore Public High School Football Teams

Each week on Monday Night Football, ESPN highlights a local high school football team that has a strong connection to the home team in that evening’s game. The Baltimore Ravens elected not to showcase just one team—but instead all 18 Baltimore City Public school high school football squads and their partnership with the InSideOut Initiative. Click here…

Redskins hold annual 4th and Life high school football forum

LANDOVER, MD. (WUSA9) – This week hundreds of D.C. area high school football players participated in a life changing event: the 4th and Life football forum hosted by the Redskins charitable foundation. It’s the 15th time the organization has held the event so it has impacted a lot of lives. Former Redskins star Doc Walker…

Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation’s 4th And Life Reaches Out To The Future

The NCAA reported that in 2017, 6.8 percent of high school football players go on to play in college. Only 1.9 percent of those athletes reach the NFL. To offer advice to those young players still pursuing their dreams, the Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation invited student-athletes from seven local high schools to its annual 4th and…

Baltimore Ravens Inspire Youth with Gatorade Junior Training Camp

From WMAR Baltimore—Football fans ages 12-14 experienced an inspirational afternoon on Friday at the Baltimore Ravens Gatorade Junior Training Camp. Campers had the opportunity to perform football drills with former NFL players while learning essential health and life skills that apply to both on and off the football field. Featured speakers included Parade Magazine’s “Most Important…