CJ Lloyd Webley is a socially conscious writer and champion for young people. CJ facilitates creative writing workshops for disadvantaged children and fundraises to buy school equipment for them. CJ received £30k for his project which tackles inequality and celebrates Black British history. CJ leads Lightpost Theatre, supporting the mental health of over 30 young black men. CJ’s play ‘Constructed’ at the Birmingham Rep generated £7k during COVID, highlighting the need for more mental health services. In 2020, CJ Founded The Black Pounds Project CIC. He bootstrapped £6k and created a mentorship programme, which has helped over 1.5k Midlands businesses.