The Rugby Foundation

The Rugby Foundation was established in the fall of 2018 as a charitable organization in the United States supporting four pillars through the sport of rugby. Our four pillars include: Community programs supporting co-ed youth education and  leadership development Women’s focused development pathways through training and mentorship Adaptive sport initiatives through focused programs, and Uniformed…

PRESS RELEASE – The Boy Scouts of America Partners with The Rugby Foundation

The Boy Scouts of America Partners With The Rugby Foundation For Youth Rugby Programs and Community Grassroots Efforts  Las Vegas, Nevada— July 12, 2021 — The Rugby Foundation is excited to announce our newest strategic partnership with the Boy Scouts of America. The Rugby Foundation (TRF) and the Boy Scouts of America are announcing a strategic activation partnership that will directly…

The Rugby Chat with Frank Shankwitz

Join us for our first chat with the Frank Shankwitz http://media.blubrry.com/therugbyfoundation/p/therugbyfoundation.org/podcast/TRF-FrankShankwitz-500.mp4

Frank Shankwitz

It is with deepest sorrow that we announce the sudden passing of one of our Board members Frank Shankwitz. Our condolences go to his wife Kitty and family.  Frank (aka The Wish Man) served over 4 decades in the US Air Force and as an Arizona Highway Patrolman where, among other things, he co-founded the Make…

Brian Williams joins The Rugby Foundation Board of Directors

Las Vegas, Nevada— January 7, 2021 — The Rugby Foundation (TRF) is proud to announce our newest member of our Board of Directors Brian Williams. “Brian will be a great asset to The Rugby Foundation and to both our Board and programs by providing his strategic guidance in the esports world and integrating our initiatives…

RX Ambassador

The Rugby Foundation is a recognized brand ambassador for RX Water. RX Water looks to build their programs supporting community engagement.  They have other recognized partnerships including the WBC – World Boxing Council. 

The Warrior GMR Foundation Partners With The Rugby Foundation

The Warrior GMR Foundation Partners With The Rugby Foundation to Support Mental Health In Our Military and Community Efforts With Youth Through Esports Las Vegas, Nevada— December 20, 2020 — The Rugby Foundation (TRF) is proud to announce our newest strategic partnership with The Warrior GMR Foundation. The Rugby Foundation and The Warrior GMR Foundation…

Rugby For Our Health And Wellness

Interviews with players who tell us what rugby means to them and how they it helps them with their mental wellness https://media.blubrry.com/therugbyfoundation/p/therugbyfoundation.org/podcast/Utah-Interviews-YT.mp4

The Rugby Chat with Bill Beaumont

Join us for our first chat with the legendary Bill Beaumont http://media.blubrry.com/therugbyfoundation/p/therugbyfoundation.org/podcast/TRF-Bill-Beaumont.mp4