CJ Stewart
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  • Acworth, GA
  • United States
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C.J. Stewart "I Put On For My City!"

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What school do you attend? Include college(s) if applicable.
Westlake High School and GA State University
What was your first experience with the game of baseball?
The first baseball game that I ever watched that I remember was a Atlanta Braves game on the SuperStation back in the day of Dale Murphy, Terry Harper, Ken Griffey, Ozzie Virgil, and Bob Horner. Those were the days! The difficulty of the game was always intriguing to me. I was hooked from day one.
Who is your favorite baseball player and why?
Eric Davis of the Cincinnati Reds has always been my favorite player because of the effort and passion that he played with. You can't teach effort and passion. Either you have it or you don't. He had it and he achieved lots of great things throughout his career on the baseball field because of his dedication to the game.
Tell why serving the community is important to you.
The community is important to me because it is one of the important things that made me who I am today. I SAW lots of great influences that work hard everyday to have a better life. I HEARD lots of great stories from my elders about how they struggled but made it. I SMELLED the freshness of the air because a clean community was always important. My community took pride in that. We have to SHOW our younger generation how the community should be. There are lots of good people in the world that do bad things often times because they don't know better. When you know better, you do better. I am ready to LEAD!
Finish this sentence, "If I could change one thing in the world, it would be......"
to change the curriculum in the school system. In all fairness to students, it is important to understand their learning style so that they have an opportunity to learn properly. I would also like to see more emphasis being put on career options for high school students while they are in high school. There is lots of time being spent on teaching students to excel in Geometry but no mention of how they can use that knowledge as a profession. Students will work hard if there is an incentive to work. It is difficult to excel in a history class if you don't know how you can apply it to your everyday life beyond the classroom.
How will you support L.E.A.D. in carrying out its work in the community? (You may select more than one answer.)
Cash Donation, Volunteer Support, Sharing Network Contact Information
How did you hear about L.E.A.D.?
The founder

The number of African Americans in baseball at the major league level is declining


Through L.E.A.D., we are increasing the number of African Americans at the collegiate level.  There are currently less than 7% of African Americans competing in baseball at the collegiate level.  L.E.A.D. Today...Change Tomorrow!

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It was a better day for Atlanta

Posted on January 30, 2011 at 8:47am 0 Comments

On Saturday, January 29th, we hosted our "Meet the Ambassadors" event in Marietta.  We invited several current and future supporters of L.E.A.D. to participate in baseball drills with our Ambassadors.


There was so much laughter in the air.  It is something about baseball that connects people.  Connecting people is what allows L.E.A.D.  to use baseball to transform inner city Atlanta communities.


All of our guest wore there stylish L.E.A.D. Ambassadors t-shirts…


Open both eyes wide America

Posted on October 28, 2010 at 11:22pm 1 Comment

Darren Oliver is a left-handed relief pitcher for the Texas Rangers. I have never met Darren but I am a fan of his from afar based on his work ethic on the field and hearing him speak during press conferences.

Ron Washington is the manager of the Texas Rangers. Ron had his share of problems during the 2010 season dealing with drug addition but he wasn't alone. His struggle helped motivate the Rangers team to come together and do something that the organization has never done. The… Continue

L.E.A.D. Development P.R.O.C.E.S.S.

Posted on October 7, 2010 at 9:07pm 2 Comments

L.E.A.D.'s Fall Legacy League Instructional Program is America's 1st program that focuses on the professional development of inner city baseball players. In three years, L.E.A.D. has successfully

placed 83% of our Ambassadors in college with scholarships and 100% of our

Ambassadors have enrolled in college.…



Posted on September 19, 2010 at 8:28am 0 Comments


It was brought to my attention yesterday by one of our fellow Leaders Wesley Clement that his sandals were removed from his bag. Stealing will not be tolerated at all. If you don't have respect for others property, you will learn it this fall. I will provide more information about the color, etc. of the sandals at practice on Monday. If you have them, please give them to me before or after practice on Monday.

I hope that everyone has a…

1935 Ford

Posted on September 8, 2010 at 2:44pm 3 Comments

A little over 3 years ago, I was leaving my baseball training facility in Cobb county for the day and my good friend Josh Mills was coming in to work at his automobile restoration shop. He and other workers were pushing an old, beat up 1935 Ford in the garage.…

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At 10:58am on September 16, 2011, jaquaviouswilliams said…

i plan to atend


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At 12:04pm on August 20, 2011, Jacob Oglesby-Davis said…

Yes, I do plan to join the lead2egacy fall league.


At 12:29pm on April 21, 2011, Phil Brooks said…
Thank you. My oldest son just completed his first season of JV baseball and would like to participate in any summer and fall baseball activities as well. Thank you for the work you are doing.
At 5:20pm on January 12, 2011, Yves Hardy said…
Hey Cj, Just let me know what I can do to help..If its coaching or just support I am here to help buddy.
At 6:55pm on December 05, 2010, MacKenzi Stewart gave CJ Stewart a gift
Hey daddy!!!
At 4:19pm on November 20, 2010, Mrs. Denise S Goodman said…
CJ, below is a list of players who either failed to turn in their uniform or who turned in a partial package.


Missing Items
Elder - practice pant
Sharpe - belt
Williams - practice pant
At 7:18am on November 18, 2010, Mrs. Denise S Goodman said…
No problem. Please disregard my question in the text message; I see the information in your comment.
At 12:03pm on November 5, 2010, Roger A. Scott said…
My pleasure CJ. I will do what I can, when I can. Looking forward to being a part of Marietta Indoor Sports as well. Thank you for hooking me up with Shon and Marc. Timing was great. See you soon!
At 11:29pm on October 29, 2010, Karvis Jones said…
You're welcome! I'm looking forward to working with your organization and I really admire all the work that you do in the community. Keep up the good work!

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