It is often stated that less than 10% of MLB players are African-Americans and that is considered a problem.
Did you know that less than 6% of NCAA Division I baseball players are African-Americans?
Did you know that 60% of African-American males will not graduate from high school within the Atlanta Public School System?
L.E.A.D. creates positive outcomes for inner city at risk minority youth by leveraging the relationship between education, athletics and service. We are using baseball to transform Atlanta through our L.E.A.D. Ambassadors.
Meet our L.E.A.D. Ambassador of the Month Nick Marigny. Nick is an age 19 senior at Jackson State University. He is an example of the commitment of L.E.A.D. to transform Atlanta. Nick has been a L.E.A.D. Ambassador since 2009.
L.E.A.D. is the solution and we appreciate your continued support of our mission.