Founder of the Mary Rush Scholarship Award Fund Tyree Jackson is invited to serve as a panelist for a second year at The First Baptist Church of Crown Heights Hospitality Scholarship Committee


April 14th, 2016 The 2-time recipient of the Patsy L. Grant Memorial Scholarship, Jackie Ward Community Service Award, and Founder of the Mary Rush Scholarship Award Fund Tyree Jackson has been invited to serve as a scholarship panelist during the Hospitality Scholarship Committee selection process at the First Baptist Church of Crown Heights. Mr. Jackson … More Founder of the Mary Rush Scholarship Award Fund Tyree Jackson is invited to serve as a panelist for a second year at The First Baptist Church of Crown Heights Hospitality Scholarship Committee

Sarah Lawrence alum, Tyree Jackson ’13 presents graduating high school senior with a $1,000 scholarship


First Baptist Church of Crown Heights: Mary Rush Memorial Scholarship Award Fund (2015-present) June 14th, 2015 As a means of giving back to his community, Mr. Jackson created the Mrs. Mary Rush Scholarship Award Fund in memory of his Great Grandmother. The recipient of this award will be given a scholarship for an academic school … More Sarah Lawrence alum, Tyree Jackson ’13 presents graduating high school senior with a $1,000 scholarship

Tyree Jackson to present his inaugural scholarship in honor of his Great Grandmother’s life in June 2015


April 23, 2015 To honor the life and accomplishments of his Great Grandmother, Mrs. Mary Rush, Mr. Jackson created a scholarship award in her name, which would be presented to a student for $1,000 during their academic school year in college. The inaugural Mary Rush Scholarship Award will be presented on June 6th, 2015 during … More Tyree Jackson to present his inaugural scholarship in honor of his Great Grandmother’s life in June 2015

Poet Tyree Jackson’s Poetry To Appear in Sarah Lawrence College’s Literary Spring Publication Dark Phrases This Year


February 21, 2014 This year Tyree Jackson’s poem For My Grandmother will appear in Sarah Lawrence College’s longest running literary publication Dark Phrases Volume 24 this spring. Before deciding to change the poem’s name from [To My Grandmother], his poem about his grandmother was also a featured Poem of the Week on a blog called … More Poet Tyree Jackson’s Poetry To Appear in Sarah Lawrence College’s Literary Spring Publication Dark Phrases This Year

Meet Power Poetry Mentor Tyree Jackson


Tyree Jackson has been serving as a Power Poetry Mentor on PowerPoetry.org, The World’s Largest Online/Mobile Poetry Community since the program’s inauguration back in August 2012; however, he has been inactive since August 2013. Power Poetry was highly inspired by the award-winning documentary TO BE HEARD; a reason as to why he decided to become … More Meet Power Poetry Mentor Tyree Jackson

My Report On ‘Utilizing The Lunchroom For Educational Recreation at Harvest Collegiate High School’ By Tyree Jackson


  Harvest Collegiate High School Tyree Jackson, Community Associate 2013-2014 School Year **First-Draft**   **Important note: I am still in the process of figuring out how often (date wise) the discussion tables are going to happen and how long (time wise) they will last, depending on how long lunchtime permits it. I am also in … More My Report On ‘Utilizing The Lunchroom For Educational Recreation at Harvest Collegiate High School’ By Tyree Jackson

Poet Tyree Jackson Reacts To The Trayvon Martin. Zimmerman Trial’s Unjust Verdict Through Poetry


On Sunday July 14th, 2013, Poet and Sarah Lawrence alum Tyree Jackson took to the streets and rallied with some 500,000+ citizens from 14th street union square to 42nd street Times Square for justice against the not-guilty verdict Zimmerman received for the death of seven-teen year old, Trayvon Martin. The poet would then respond to … More Poet Tyree Jackson Reacts To The Trayvon Martin. Zimmerman Trial’s Unjust Verdict Through Poetry