Helping Wynners develop leadership skills and a deep sense of responsibility for improving their communities

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Giving Tuesday

On Giving Tuesday, November 27, support the JWF by dining at Epic Burger in Evanston.  Stop by anytime between 10:30 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. and bring this FLYER or mention the Justin Wynn Fund, and Epic will donate 20% of their sales to us!


Sunday, September 2, 2018

Thank you to all the players who participated in SoccerFest!

Here are the RESULTS.


Pictures coming soon.

Check out this VIDEO from last year’s SoccerFest!

The new JWLA Program Director


The Justin Wynn Fund is excited to announce the hiring of Carrie Ost as the new Program Director.  You can read Carrie’s letter to the youth in our program HERE.

Welcome Carrie!
















Our Calendar

November 12, 2018
  • JWLA Food Drive
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: November 12, 2018 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Kingsley Elementary School, 2300 Green Bay Rd.


    More details to come.

November 15, 2018
  • Adopt a park cleanup
    Starts: 4:30 pm
    Ends: November 15, 2018 - 5:30 pm

    Location: Chandler Park


    Sign up HERE
    If you haven't already submitted a waiver, please return this WAIVER to Carrie by 11/14

November 19, 2018
  • Meals at Home volunteering
    Starts: 4:15 pm
    Ends: November 19, 2018 - 5:30 pm

    Location: 1123 Emerson, Suite 213, Evanston


    Prepare boxes of food for homebound seniors, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

    Sign up HERE

Justin Wynn Fund

Our vision is to create leaders who improve their communities and inspire those around them to do the same.

The Justin Wynn Leadership Academy (JWLA) is a collaborative leadership and community improvement program which partners with many organizations around the city.