Buck Leonard Association for Sports and Human Enrichment

Empowering our neighbors with programs that promote the education, health and well-being of our children and community.

Learn More Donate

25yrs

Youth-Based Sports and Enrichment Programs

300

Families and Children Served Annually

99%

Enrichment Program Completion Rate
Homepage Buck Image

Baseball Hall of Famer & Negro Leagues Legend Walter Fenner 'Buck' Leonard

Walter Fenner “Buck” Leonard is largely considered the greatest Negro Leagues 1st baseman of all-time.  From 1934 to 1950, he captained the great Homestead Grays of the Negro National League to 10 league championships and 3 Negro Leagues World Series titles. He played in a record 12 All-Star games, earning a reputation as one of the game’s most feared hitters and greatest all-around stars. Though he never played in the Major Leagues, he has been considered one of the top 50 baseball players of all-time and was among the first 3 Negro Leaguers elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame.

READ MORE

Our Mission

To activate the intergenerational advancement and historic preservation of our community

Serving Our Community Our Programs

Explore

Immersive learning experiences in our Sports & S.T.E.A.M Collective

Learn More

Play

Youth baseball league for kids 6-15
Proud affiliate of MLB RBI Program

Learn More

Preserve

Honoring history & preserving the historic integrity of our community

Learn More

Donate Online

Donate

Join our Newsletter

Sign-Up