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CJ Stewart with Jason Heyward of the Atlanta Braves & Dexter Fowler of the Colorado Rockies

LEADing to a Brighter Future

- Monday, May 20, 2013 - 5:24am

Many a former athlete has talked about “giving back”; CJ Stewart is delivering. The former professional baseball player with the Chicago Cubs grew up in inner-city Atlanta. Like many of his friends, CJ faced the...

CJ Stewart and LEAD Program Graduates

100% Graduation Rate – LEAD Delivers [AUDIO & VIDEO]

- Thursday, July 25, 2013 - 6:36pm

(updated from original post May 20th 2013) The inner-city Atlanta youth baseball program (LEAD) started by former professional baseball player CJ Stewart recently held their annual awards night. The event held at...

LEAD Participants have a 100% High School Graduation Rate

Georgia Works 7/25/13: Former MLB player gives back to help todays youth get into college! [AUDIO AND VIDEO]

- Friday, July 26, 2013 - 6:35am

The high school graduation rate for African-American males in the Atlanta Public School System is less than 50%. This week on the Georgia Works radio show we take an in-depth look at LEAD. This is the highly successful...

Former Pro Baseball Player, C.J. Stewart, is making a positive difference in the lives of Atlanta youth

A "Good News" Story to finish 2013 [AUDIO]

- Tuesday, December 31, 2013 - 7:19am

What better way to finish 2013 than to consider the good news we brought you this year. Perhaps one of the best is the story of the LEAD program created by a former professional baseball player. LEAD is the highly...

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