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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

October 17, 2018
  • Volunteering with ESCCA
    Starts: 6:30 pm
    Ends: October 17, 2018 - 9:00 pm

    Location: 1500 McDaniel Ave, Evanston


    Open to high school Wynners.
    Sign up HERE

October 22, 2018
  • High School Wynner Dinner
    Starts: 7:00 pm
    Ends: October 22, 2018 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Gigio's Pizzeria, 1001 Davis St., Evanston

October 24, 2018
  • Volunteering at the Talking Farm
    Starts: 4:15 pm
    Ends: October 24, 2018 - 5:45 pm

    Location: 3669 Howard St., Skokie


    Please bring a water bottle. Wear closed-toe shoes and weather-appropriate clothing that you don't mind getting dirty.  We will be working outdoors the entire time.
    Sign up HERE

October 28, 2018
  • Girls Play Sports Trunk or Treat
    Starts: 2:30 pm
    Ends: October 28, 2018 - 5:00 pm

    Location: South Parking Lot, ETHS, 1600 Dodge Ave.


    More details and to sign up, go HERE

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.

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.