Welcome to the OFFICIAL Mariano Rivera Foundation Website

Working Today to Build a Better Tomorrow

The Mariano Rivera Foundation is a community-oriented organization with emphasis in Youth Oriented Programs. We recognize the importance of working today to
build a better tomorrow. The Foundation realizes that to make one successful, that the whole
man’s needs must be provided.
These needs would include areas in education, health, social and economic development in the local community. Listed throughout this website you will find a review of our past accomplishments, a look at our present objectives, and a glimpse of our aspirations for the future.


"The Closer" With Wayne Coffey

With astonishing candor, Mariano Rivera tells the story of the championships, the bosses (including The Boss), the rivalries, and the struggles of being a Latino baseball player in the United States and of maintaining Christian values in professional athletics. The thirteen-time All-Star discusses his drive to win; the secrets behind his legendary composure; the story of how he discovered his cut fastball; the untold, pitch-by-pitch account of the ninth inning of Game 7 in the 2001 World Series; and why the lowest moment of his career became one of his greatest blessings... MORE INFO & ORDERS: Little, Brown and Company (Publisher)