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

‏News and Events

Save the date!
Saturday, February 10, 2018
Red Tie Soiree

Details coming soon!


Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017

140 players from all the Evanston soccer organizations participated in SoccerFest.

To view the results, go HERE

Thank you to all our sponsors and partners.

And, thank you to all the volunteers, community members  and in kind donors who helped make SoccerFest a big success!

Read about SoccerFest in the Evanston RoundTable


The Justin Wynn Leadership Academy awarded a 2017 Peace Leader Award

To learn more about the awarding organization, Pennies for Peace, and the JWLA, please go HERE




















Our Calendar

November 28, 2017
  • Adopt-a-park clean up
    Starts: 4:30 pm
    Ends: November 28, 2017 - 5:30 pm

    Location: Chandler Park, between Lincoln and Central, next to Chandler Center


    Volunteers need to submit a waiver (found HERE) to Jess by 11/23

November 30, 2017
  • High School Wynner Dinner
    Starts: 7:00 pm
    Ends: November 30, 2017 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Supreme Burrito, 843 Dodge Ave, Evanston

December 3, 2017
  • Chicago Canine Rescue
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: December 3, 2017 - 12:00 pm

    Location: 5272 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL


December 7, 2017
  • High School Wynners meeting
    Starts: 7:45 am
    Ends: December 7, 2017 - 8:25 am

    Location: ETHS Central Library

December 9, 2017
December 19, 2017
  • JWLA Holiday Party/Service Event
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: December 19, 2017 - 8:00 pm


    More details to come

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.