Category: News

Time: Philadelphia Junto

Monday, Oct. 20, 1941 Last week Philadelphia revived Benjamin Franklin’s famed Junto, 174 years dead. The sight would have startled old Ben; the cozy little study club he founded in a tavern with eleven convivial companions in 1727 has a mammoth reincarnation. Two thousand Philadelphians trooped into the Academy of Music for the new Junto’s first meeting, and at week’s… Read more →

Van Laningham (JUNTO) Scholarship

The Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaware County Inc., has announced that Justin Dunmyer, a junior at Ball State University, is the 2012 recipient of the George and Nelda Van Laningham Scholarship. Dunmyer is the son of Jim Dunmyer and Janet Dunmyer. The scholarship was established by the Junto Club in memory of George and Nelda Van Laningham and is… Read more →