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  • Auction raises $820 to benefit Jillion Potter's cancer treatment


    This month Houston Athletic Rugby Club player Jacqueline Harrell won an online auction, ran by USA Rugby Trust, for of one of Jillion Potter’s jerseys. The money raised will go directly to Jillion to use for her medical expenses.
  • Trust employees receive USOC training to preserve American rugby artifacts


    In the back corner of the cold, cavernous USA Rugby warehouse, stacked unceremoniously on several shelves lays a treasure trove of American rugby history that has gone uncatalogued for years. That’s all about to change, thanks to a new effort by the USA Rugby Trust.
  • Potter jersey being auctioned to benefit her cancer treatment


    After learning that USA Women’s Eagle and Olympic hopeful Jillion Potter had been diagnosed with Stage III Synovial Sarcoma, a rare form of cancer, the rugby community stepped-up to support her by donating to help pay for her medical expenses. To further help Jillian raise funds for her medical costs, the USA Rugby Trust is auctioning one of her Sevens World Series jerseys on Ebay.
  • New York Athletic Club Grants Men’s National Team $10,000


    The prestigious New York Athletic Club’s (NYAC) Athlete’s Fund has awarded USA Rugby Trust a $10,000 grant to benefit the Men’s Eagles’ XVs team as the athletes begin to train for the 2015 World Cup in England.