“42” Film Producer Comes Through In The Clutch Against Coronavirus

In honor of yesterday’s Jackie Robinson Day celebration, Tulco launches #Operation42 to donate $4.2 million in PPE (personal protective equipment) for medical workers health care workers and essential workers who serve African-American and other communities and are risking their health everyday battling on the front lines against the COVID-19 pandemic.

PPE will be offered to African American communities who have been hit hard by COVID-19 pandemic.

Tulco has partnered with FIGS, the designer and manufacturer of modern medical apparel, to execute on the distribution of scrubs, n95 masks, and isolation gowns to hospitals impacted most by coronavirus.

TULCO is the holding company founded by Thomas Tull who produced the Jackie Robinson film “42.” starring Chad Boseman.

JR Gamble joined The Shadow League in 2012. The General Manager of Content & Social Media is in his 25th year of covering sports and culture professionally. He has covered a wide variety of major sports and entertainment topics across different mediums, including radio, newspapers, magazines and national TV. His passion is baseball, the culturing of baseball and preserving and documenting the historically-impactful accomplishments and contributions of African-Americans in baseball.