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The mission of the Juvenile Protective Association (JPA) is to improve the social and emotional well-being and functioning of vulnerable children so they can reach their fullest potential at home, in school, and in their communities.

This is accomplished by providing therapeutic counseling services to at-risk children and families, conducting research, sharing knowledge, and providing expert consultation and guidance to others serving these children and families.

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2014 Signature
Spring Benefit video!


26 Autographed Baseballs by Every Member of the 500 Home Run Club!

The highlight of the 2015 auction is a rare and valuable collection of baseballs autographed by each and every member of the 500 Home Run Club. These players are test of the best of all time, with players from every decade since the 1900s. In the long and storied history of Major League Baseball, only 26 players have attained the ultimate career achievement -- hitting 500 home runs. The unique set includes balls autographed by future and current Hall of Famers: Babe Ruth, Mickey Mantle, Willie Mays, Hank Aaron, Mel Foxx, and Chicago’s own, Ernie Banks.