Turn 2 Foundation

Established by Derek Jeter in 1996


The Turn 2 Foundation was established by Yankee's shortstop Derek Jeter in 1996. The main purpose is to steer kids in the right direction and help them live a healthy lifestyle. The program guides kids mainly from alcohol and drugs and promotes leadership, academic excellence, and positive behaviors. The organization works at making outlets where kids can "Turn 2".

Works Cited

"DerekJeter.com - Contact Turn 2." Major League Baseball. N.p., n.d. Web. 24 Sept. 2015.

"In Defense of Derek Jeter." Pocket Full Of Liberty. N.p., 25 Sept. 2014. Web. 24 Sept. 2015.

"Recognizing the "good Guys" in Sports." SportzEdge. N.p., 02 Sept. 2014. Web. 24 Sept. 2015.