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An Evening With Roy White (Nov. 17, 2022)

by Paul Semendinger


I am thrilled to announce that I will be hosting a super special memorable event on Thursday, November 17, 2022 to benefit the Roy White Foundation.

Also, Coming Soon - Roy White and I collaborated on his wonderful autobiography, From Compton to the Bronx. This new Yankees book will come out in April 2023 from Artemesia Publishing.


TMI Education and the Roy White Foundation Bring You a Very Special Event...

Thursday, November 17, 2022

6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Ramapo College of NJ - Trustees Pavilion




Roy White and Paul Semendinger

This special event, hosted by baseball historian, award-winning author and long-time educational leader, Dr. Paul Semendinger, will be an opportunity for all in attendance to be inspired by motivational messages, story-telling, and reflections from New York Yankees legend Roy White.

Hear how Roy White overcame polio, poverty, and racism to become one of the iconic Major League Players of his era.

Learn how Roy White approached the game, how he was able to achieve his success, and what it was like to be part of three World Series teams in the United States and one championship team in Japan.

Roy White played alongside such greats as Mickey Mantle, Thurman Munson, Reggie Jackson, and Sadaharu Oh. He will share stories of his days as a player.

Learn how Roy White coached such legendary players as Don Mattingly, Derek Jeter, and Hideki Matsui and the characteristics of high achievement.

There will also be an opportunity for some in the audience to ask questions and engage in conversation with Mr. White - a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!


Something for Everyone! Raffles, Prizes, and a

Special College Scholarship Opportunity!

All in attendance will receive a signed 8 x 10 photo personally signed by Roy White.

In addition, one college-age student will be awarded a Roy White Foundation Scholarship (valued at $750.00) for books and other school-related materials.

There will also be a silent auction with other baseball and sports memorabilia up for bid. A list of featured items coming soon!

You will not want to miss this very special event!




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