ALL PROCEEDS FROM THE TJNFF BASEBALL EXTRAVAGANZA WILL BENEFIT THE PROGRAMS SUPPORTED BY THE THRIVE IN JOY NICK FAGNANO FOUNDATION. 

Our mission: Encouraging and rewarding character through education and recreation.

The TJNFF/ NDHS Baseball Extravaganza focuses on skills and enjoyment of the game while also giving recognition to Thrive in Joy Character Influencers (TJCIs)--anyone who exhibits one of the 11 character strengths that reflect Nick. (Character strengths identified by VIA--Values in Action to guide our choices).  

Perseverance, Kindness, Perspective, Spirituality,                Humility, Humor, Zest, Love            Honesty, Teamwork, Gratitude

11 character strengths from the VIA Classification of 24 Character Strengths ┬ęCopyright 2004-2018, VIA Institute on Character. All Rights Reserved. Used with Permission.www.viacharacter.org

To learn more about the impact of Nick's legacy and the VIA definition of these character traits click HERE.

 Children of the remar orphanage with mary & Jay fagnano are joined by Josue Najera (NDHS '12) and students from the USC caruso catholic center who traveled to the dominican republic in march 2017.  this picture was taken at the dedication of the baseball field that was completed thanks to the generosity of thrive in joy nick fagnano foundation donors.

Children of the remar orphanage with mary & Jay fagnano are joined by Josue Najera (NDHS '12) and students from the USC caruso catholic center who traveled to the dominican republic in march 2017.  this picture was taken at the dedication of the baseball field that was completed thanks to the generosity of thrive in joy nick fagnano foundation donors.