LTA and “Peace A Pizza” served the Baltimore Homeless on Thanksgiving Day On Thanksgiving Day 2017, LTA and “Peace A Pizza” teamed together to feed the Baltimore homeless and hungry. For the 12th year in a row LTA was blessed with the opportunity to provide a holiday meal to those in need. Thanks to our great volunteers we were able to feed over 225 people, provide over […]
Speaker Series Kick off was a Big Success! Thank you to all who joined us on November 1st for the first talk in our Speaker Series. Dr. Tom Grace spoke to the group on skin cancer and afterwards, gave everyone the opportunity to ask questions. The talk was extremely informative, filled with valuable information and very much appreciated by all who attended. We are looking […]
Leadership Through Athletics 7th Annual Night of Leadership was a Night to Remember! Thank you to everyone who attended our 7th Annual Night of Leadership. It was an incredible evening with several notable highlights we would like to share with you. The first being our fantastic guest speaker Sr. Mary Jo McGinley, RSM. She is passionate about […]
LTA A YEAR IN REVIEW | 2017
LTA SPEAKER SERIES We are excited to launch our upcoming Speaker Series that will focus on topics that appeal to our community. The series is designed to provide an opportunity to learn and interact with various authorities in the fields of interest. One of our major goals was to keep this series free to the public […]
Lansdowne Community Benefits when Gooseneck Basketball partners with Baltimore County Police to offer sports clinic at LTA! Community kids participated in a back to school basketball clinic and learned more than just basketball skills. They learned about teamwork, leadership and our men and women in blue. More than 100 kids had a great time running, shooting hoops and sharpening their basketball […]
Sure Shots Tryouts for Winter 2017-2018 The 5th grade tryouts will be Thursday, September 28, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Please help spread the word and join us at LTA for 5th grade tryouts on September 28th. Due to unforeseen circumstances the 4th grade Sure Shots Tryouts for Winter 2017-2018 have been […]
7th Annual LTA Night of Leadership Please join us this October 26, 2017 for our 7th annual Night of Leadership. We are thrilled to announce this year’s key note speaker will be Sister Mary Jo McGinley, RSM. Key Note Speaker: Sr. Mary Jo McGinley, RSM October 26, 2017 6:00pm– 8:00pm With creativity, leadership and passionate commitment, Sr. […]
Mark Your Calendar for Friday, July 28, 2017 LTA will be in Catonsville on Friday, July 28th for Frederick Road Fridays! The band is “Leftovers” Admission is FREE Please consider supporting LTA by purchasing your beverages at the concert. No outside alcoholic beverages are allowed at these events. We love dogs! But unfortunately at crowded events […]
CAMP GRACE 2017 – 13th Summer at LTA Camp Grace is back for the 13th summer at LTA! Our focus at Camp Grace is to educate our kids on leadership and basketball! We center our camp around friendship, teamwork, commitment, excellence and leadership. Activities include the fundamentals of basketball, shooting, in-house games and scrimmages. This […]
Thanks to all our Participants, Sponsors and Volunteers for Teeing it up for LTA at our 10th Annual Golf Tournament The 10th Annual Leadership Through Athletics Golf Tournament was held Monday, May 1, 2017 at the gorgeous Chartwell Golf and Country Club in Severna Park, Maryland. Chartwell is well known for being one of the top golf courses in Maryland. We would like to thank Chartwell for their firm […]
“Cops & Kids” at LTA was a HUGE success! On Saturday, March 25, 2017, LTA partnered with Cops and Kids and an excellent time was had by all! We had a great turnout and the event was a huge success! The participants received basketball tips and know how from the police officers, played on state-of-the-art basketball courts, had a three […]
We are excited to announce that LTA is partnering with Cops and Kids! Cops and Kids is coming to LTA in March 2017! Saturday, March 25, 2017 9am – NOON 2900 Hammonds Ferry Rd. Lansdowne, Maryland 21227 Baltimore County Police will work with area children to sharpen their basketball skills. The Basketball Clinic is […]
10th Annual LTA Golf Tournament Leadership Through Athletics, Inc. (LTA) is excited to announce that our 10th Annual Golf Tournament has been scheduled for Monday, May 1, 2017 at the beautiful Chartwell Golf and Country Club in Severna Park, Maryland. We hope that you will consider sponsoring this important event that provides for nearly 15% of the annual operating budget at LTA. […]
With a heavy heart, Leadership Through Athletics would like to inform you that the co-founder’s (Dr. Tom, Big Mike and Big Pat) beloved mother, Josephine “JoMa” Grace passed away on January 1, 2016. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers. Details below: Josephine Theresa (Bernardini) Grace January 19, 1932 ~ January 1, 2017 (age 84) On January 1, 2017; […]
Weekday Walkers A weekly walking program for seniors offered in conjunction with the Baltimore Highlands – Lansdowne Senior Center. Put a Spring In Your Step – Add Exercise to Your Daily Routine All physical activity leads to a healthier heart, and lack of activity is one of the major modifiable risk factors for heart […]
LTA is in need of 4 computers for our Education Center! We humbly ask that you please consider donating a new or gently used computer to our Education Center so, we can continue igniting inspiration and imagination in our children!
Leadership Through Athletics is excited to announce the addition of Coach John Jancuska as the Director of Baseball Instuction, Clinics, and Camps.
By Laura Barnhardt, Dec. 4, 2004 On one basketball court, a coach teaches her 11-year-old players the fundamentals of man-to-man defense. On the sidelines of the other court, a parent cheers on a son playing in a scrimmage. Upstairs, a teenage softball pitcher works on her delivery. In the basement, boys take turns in the […]
Since 1996, Coach Ferron Carter has been involved in strength and conditioning with a working knowledge in high intensity training, manual strength training and Olympic weight lifting. Certified since 2003, Coach Carter is committed to the physical growth and development of children as well as adults.