On Now
Coming Up
  • Sun., Dec. 17, 2017 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM EST Live Game Plan With Larry Michael Larry Michael discusses the upcoming Redskins vs Cardinals game live on ESPN980!


  • Sun., Dec. 17, 2017 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST Live Redskins Pregame Show: Redskins at Chargers

    Tune in to ESPN980 for the Official Redskins Radio Pregame Show w/ Kevin Sheehan Presented by Koch Industries before the Redskins take on the Cardinals!


  • Sun., Dec. 17, 2017 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST Live DLT Solutions PostGame Show: Redskins vs Cardinals

    DLT Solutions PostGame Show with Scott Jackson and Clinton Portis live on ESPN980!


  • Mon., Dec. 18, 2017 5:00 AM - 7:00 AM EST Live The Morning Blitz Al Galdi is live on ESPN980!


  • Mon., Dec. 18, 2017 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM EST Cooley & Kevin Chris Cooley and Kevin Sheehan talk Redskins football and more on ESPN980!


  • Mon., Dec. 18, 2017 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST Live The Bram Weinstein Show Bram Weinstein is live on ESPN980 from 11am - 1pm!


  • Mon., Dec. 18, 2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST Live Inside The Locker Room Join Doc Walker, B-Mitch and Scott Jackson weekday afternoons at their new, expanded time – 1pm-4pm on ESPN980!


  • Mon., Dec. 18, 2017 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM EST Live The Steve Czaban Show Steve Czaban and Scott Linn are live on ESPN980 from 4pm - 7pm!


  • Tue., Dec. 19, 2017 5:00 AM - 7:00 AM EST Live The Morning Blitz Al Galdi is live on ESPN980!


  • Tue., Dec. 19, 2017 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM EST Cooley & Kevin Chris Cooley and Kevin Sheehan talk Redskins football and more on ESPN980!


Print
RSS

Robert Griffin III's 'Family Of 3' Foundation Helps Fund Free SAT Prep Program

Posted Sep 28, 2015

The Washington Redskins quarterback's foundation is helping create more opportunities for those to take SAT prep classes.

RELATED LINKS:
--Kevin Durant Visits New York To Cheer On The Redskins
--D-Line Unveils Custom Nationals Jerseys

For more from the team, including exclusive videos, photos and written content, be sure to “like” the Redskins’ Official Facebook page.

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III’s foundation, Family of 3, recently partnered with Copperas Cove Independent School District to fund and offer a free SAT prep program from Education Online Learning.

“Teachers are committed to working with students for at least four 30-minute sessions during the fall semester utilizing this program,” said CCISD Director of Career and College Readiness Russell Porterfield. “Currently, the plan is to utilize the program mostly with seniors this fall because of the SAT redesign, which goes into effect in March. The PSAT is coming up quickly in October is also a part of the redesign.”

Porterfield said that the funding helps with English Language Arts IV and Pre-Calculus classes.

"We are so excited that the students are going to have access to this software," Griffin III said. "We are hopeful that this will enable many students to score higher on their exams, giving them not only acceptance to schools, but access to scholarship money as a result of their academic achievements. Copperas Cove produces bright, hard working individuals, and we want them all to have every opportunity to succeed, no matter the circumstances they may have at home."

Family of 3 is also planning on offering a similar service for Anacostia High School in Washington, D.C.

Griffin III started the Family of 3 Foundation as a way to help those in need in the Washington, D.C., area, back home in Texans and elsewhere.

“It’s important to me because when you call somebody family, it means something,” Griffin III said of starting his foundation. “It means more to you and family has been a big part of my life. So the foundation we’ll be working with will have ties to some aspect of my life in one way or another, and we want to be there for them in more ways than just money.” 

.

.

.

Recent Blogs