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“Expanding Horizons on the Journey to Total Health and Wellness”

After completing his 100th marathon, Dr. Clayton Lawrence will now participate in his first bodybuilding competition on August 12, 2017. WASHINGTON – Aug. 11, 2017 — Following his 100th marathon, this past February, to benefit the redevelopment of the Neonatal Unit at Groote Schuur Hospital, in Cape Town, South Africa, Dr. Clayton Lawrence will compete in his first bodybuilding […]

“Celebrating D.C.’s Latino Leaders”

WASHINGTON – June 23, 2017 — Dr. Clayton Lawrence and the LEAP organizations, Lawrence Executive Alliance of Professionals (LEAP), LLC and LEAP Foundation DC, will be congratulating Washington D.C.’s Latino leaders for their outstanding contributions to the community at the Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s (GWHCC) 41st Annual Gala – A Toast to Latino […]

LEAP Bolstering Tomorrow’s Global Promise

Visiting schools and interacting with South African youth, LEAP bolsters the promise for a brighter tomorrow around the globe.   WASHINGTON – Feb. 16, 2017 — Education and youth mentorship are two of the most prominent focuses of Dr. Clayton Lawrence and the two LEAP organizations he has established in Washington D.C. Growing up in […]

“It Takes A Village to Raise a Child”

LEAP reaffirms its commitment to mentoring and community engagement for 2017.   WASHINGTON – Dec. 29, 2016 — The LEAP Foundation DC Annual Toy Drive spread more than just seasonal cheer to families and children in need this year. It shared a deeper message of encouragement and inspiration, as guests in attendance at LEAP’s annual Christmas […]

“Honoring the Legacy of Mickey Thompson”

In honor of beloved D.C. business owner, philanthropist, and activist, Mickey Thompson, LEAP Foundation DC will donate $1000 to her scholarship fund. WASHINGTON – Nov. 14, 2016 — As the greater Washington D.C. community prepares to say goodbye to one of its beloved leaders, individuals, businesses, and organizations alike prepare to pick up her torch […]

“A Birthday Homecoming, Tribute, and Celebration of Life at the NYC Marathon”

Dr. Clayton Lawrence, LEAP, LLC CEO and LEAP Foundation DC Chairman, will run the NYC Marathon, November 6th, to celebrate his birthday and honor his father’s memory. WASHINGTON – Nov. 4, 2016 — The New York City Marathon will celebrate its 46thanniversary this year, and as the number of race finishers has grown from only […]

“Investing in the Promise of Tomorrow”

LEAP Foundation DC presents another scholarship to a local D.C. student at the Recreation Wish List Committee’s 17th Annual Heart to Heart Event, October 29th. WASHINGTON – Oct. 28, 2016 — LEAP Foundation DC is excited to announce the awarding of another Foundation scholarship to Rhajzon Rankins of Washington, D.C. Rhajzon will be presented with the […]

The Journey of 10,000 Miles for Hope, Change, and Life

LEAP CEO, Dr. Clayton Lawrence has eclipsed the 10,000-mile marker in running marathons, half marathons, and other races to support charitable causes. WASHINGTON – July 1, 2016 — In a journey five years in the making, Dr. Clayton Lawrence surpassed a major milestone in June by completing more than 10,000 miles of running to support […]

LEAP Foundation DC Supporting Talent Towards Greatness

LEAP Foundation DC awards an academic scholarship to Jamaru Williams to attend The Center for Gifted and Talented Youth at Johns Hopkins. WASHINGTON – June 28, 2016 — Built upon a firm commitment to support youth education, LEAP Foundation DC awarded another one of its academic scholarships to outstanding 8th grader, Jamaru Williams, earlier this […]