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For more than 1,000 students in the Greater Wabash community, JA programs are an exciting addition to their classroom curriculum. They are preparing for economic success, and they are discovering the connection between what they learn in school and how it can be applied in the real world.

To join us as a volunteer, contact Dawn Horan at (260) 273-0855 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. To learn more about the Board of Directors, events, and fundraising efforts please contact Julie Dyson, Area Manager, at (574) 721-7212 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

To make a donation to ensure this learning continues, click here.

Volunteer Conduct Standards

EVENTS

Phone-A-Thon: January

Cheers to the businesses and community leaders who volunteer their time to secure pledges of financial support for the programs provided by Junior Achievement serving Wabash County: Greater Wabash. Form a team to make calls, write letters, or make personal visits and raise pledges for JA, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at (574) 721-7212.

Bowl-A-Thon: March

You don't have to be a great bowler to be successful. All you need is enthusiasm! Each year Junior Achievement supporters get together at local bowling centers to raise funds for JA and have a great time doing it!
 It's easy to participate. Just:

      • Gather a team of 5 people, co-workers, family or friends.
      • Designate a team captain and return your registration form and fee.
      • Encourage each bowler to raise pledges to support the JA programs.
      • Arrive at the bowling center to bowl two games to support JA. 

This year's event will be held at Cannonball Lanes in March 2017.  Get your team together and get ready for a good time while supporting JA for area youth.  Sponsorships are available! Please contact Julie Dyson, Area Coordinator, at (574) 721-7212 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information. 

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Officers

Danielle Miller, O.J. Neighbors Elementary (President) 
Tim Stiglich, Ford Meter Box (Vice President) 
Beth Bruss, Crossroads Bank (Treasurer) 
Jeremy Stackhouse, New York Life (Secretary)

Members

Mark Frantz, Tiede, Metz, Downs, Tandy, & Petruniw, P.C.
Jesse Height, Ford Meter Box
Emma Rausch, The Paper of Wabash
Shannon Shrider, Midwest Eye Consultants
Chris Sloan, Wabash County YMCA
Natalie Guenin Unger, Southwood Elementary
Ben Vanderpool, Vanderpool Law Firm, PC

Advisory Board

Dave Mann, Northwestern Mutual 
Ali Mcllvenny, World Travel Holdings
Sonia Niccum, Crossroads Bank 
Steve Pugh, Dawes & Pugh CPAs, LLC
Candy Russell, Charley Creek Inn
Lavonne Sparling, MSD of Wabash County
Jordan Tandy, Tiede Metz Downs Tandy & Petruniw

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