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Justin Wynn Awards Brunch

Sunday, May 6, 2018

To register, please GO HERE
2018 Award recipients, see below

For information about the Awards Brunch, please GO HERE

To make a DONATION, please GO HERE

2018 Justin Wynn Award recipients:


Parents and Guardians please GO HERE for all awards-related information, including Awards Brunch Registration


JWLA 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Thank you to the over 200 players who participated in our tournament!

Check out this great tournament VIDEO created by Chuck Kent


Article in the Evanston RoundTable

Thank you our SPONSORS

Photos posted on Facebook



Sunday, September 2, 2018

Save the date!

More information coming soon.

ADD YOUR NAME AND EMAIL HERE to receive registration information when it is available.



















Our Calendar

April 25, 2018
  • Harvest Food Pantry Volunteering
    Starts: 5:00 pm
    Ends: April 25, 2018 - 8:30 pm

    Location: Evanston Vineyard Christian Church, 2495 Howard Street, Evanston


April 29, 2018
  • Justin Wynn Awards rehearsal
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: April 29, 2018 - 5:00 pm

    Location: Kingsley Elementary School, 2300 Green Bay Rd, Evanston


    Sixth grade Wynners only SIGN UP HERE

May 3, 2018
  • High School Wynners meeting
    Starts: 7:45 am
    Ends: May 3, 2018 - 8:25 am

    Location: ETHS Central Library Classroom

May 6, 2018
  • Justin Wynn Award Brunch
    Starts: 10:30 am
    Ends: May 6, 2018 - 12:00 pm

    Location: Hilton Orrington/Evanston, 1710 Orrington Ave.

May 12, 2018
  • Connections for the Homeless
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: May 12, 2018 - 12:00 pm

    Location: Lake Street Church basement, Evanston


    Sign up HERE

May 15, 2018
  • 5th-8th Grade Wynner meeting
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: May 15, 2018 - 7:15 pm

    Location: Kingsley School Gym, 2300 Green Bay Road, Evanston

May 18, 2018
  • Volunteer at Park School's Fun Fest
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: May 18, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Location: Park School, 828 Main St., Evanston


    Time subject to change.
    Sign up HERE

May 23, 2018
  • Adopt-a-Park Clean-up
    Starts: 4:30 pm
    Ends: May 23, 2018 - 5:30 pm

    Location: Chandler Park, next to Chandler-Newberger Center, Evanston


    Volunteers need to submit a WAIVER.  If you have already filled one out, you do not need to submit again.

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.