Community Involvement

Our community plays a unique role in our business. As local experts, we believe the importance of charitable and community-based involvement because it strengthens the neighborhoods in which we live and service. 

ANNUAL EVENTS

Read about our top annual events and sign up for our newsletter to get updates and reminders about them. 

THE ASHFORD PARK EASTER EGG HUNT

Our biggest and most anticipated event of the year is the Ashford Park Easter Egg Hunt! Families of Ashford park join us at the Ashford Park Playground for Games, Music, Prizes and an extreme Easter Egg Hunt segmented by age groups. Children enjoy love the face paint, balloon art and a special appearance from the Easter Bunny. (April)




BROOKHAVEN BOLT 5K & FAMILY FESTIVAL

The Debbie Leonard Group has been a sponsor of this event since it begun in 2008! The Brookhaven Bolt is a fantastic event for family fun. It is an annual USATF certified 5K race which runs through the Ashford Park neighborhood. It is presented by the Jim Ellis Automotive Group and funds the Ashford Park Elementary School. Spectators and runners will surely enjoy the community involvement and great energy. Prizes and medals are rewarded to age group and overall winners during the post-race festivities. (May)



THE CHAMBLEE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

The Debbie Leonard Group is a proud sponsor of The Chamblee Summer Concert Series. Each year we look forward to the sequence of live music featuring some of the most top rated bands in the industry. The series is made up of four shows in Downtown Chamblee and one during the July 4th Celebration at Keswick Park. (May-August)



NORTH GEORGIA SOAPBOX DERBY

The Debbie Leonard Group has sponsored the North Georgia Soap Box Derby (Formally named the Dunwoody-NE Georgia Soap Box Derby). Children of all ages are provided with materials to build their own soap box derby stock car and then compete in the annual race. Winners in each category go on to race in the All-American Soap Box Derby World Championship held in Akron, Ohio. The Derby is the official sanctioning body of Soap Box Derby racing and has exclusive licensing partnerships with more than 100 districts. All proceeds support the STEM Education program. (June)

THE ABBOTT’S HILL ELEMENTARY FUN RUN

The Fun Run is Abbott’s Hill Elementary School’s biggest fundraiser! Families receive pledges for the laps their students run at the Fun Run race. Funds raised from this event goes toward in-class lap tops and computers. (October)

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REDDING ROAD HALLOWEEN BLOCK PARTY

The Redding Road Halloween Block Party invites all local residents to Redding Road for a neighborhood block party on Halloween night. The event includes music, snacks & entertainment. A fun & safe way to trick-or-treat and bring the community together! (October)

THE RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITY RAFFLE AT HAVEN

As an Adopt-A-Room sponsor, our annual charity raffle supports the Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities. Each year a raffle is held auctioning off a brand-new BMW, each ticket sold counts as a donation to the organization. (November)

ANNUAL SPONSORSHIPS

Each year the Debbie Leonard Group offers support to local nonprofits through sponsorships and fundraising events. Supporting these nonprofits helps support our community and families in need. 

THE LEUKEMIA & LYMPHOMA SOCIETY 

We campaign for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) to fund lifesaving blood cancer research around the world and provides free information and support services. The LLS is the world’s largest voluntary health agency dedicated to blood cancer. The LLS mission: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. 

THE ATLANTA RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITY

The Debbie Leonard Group is an Adopt-A-Room Sponsor, serving families of ill or injured children by providing temporary housing and support services regardless of their financial capabilities. The mission of Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities is to nurture the health and well-being of children and families.