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The Arc Jacksonville’s Young Professional’s Group

Sparc, The Arc Jacksonville Young Professionals Group, offers regular volunteer and networking opportunities, providing a way for you to connect with the individuals The Arc Jacksonville serves. Join with other young professionals to support The Arc Jacksonville in helping people with differences in Northeast Florida take their next step to achieve their full potential.

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A special welcome message from Randy!

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Upcoming Events

A Night with Ben Davis

Thursday, January 24 | 6 – 8PM
Intuition Ale Works
929 East Bay Street, Jacksonville, FL 32202

We hope to see you at our networking social including a Q&A with Ben Davis, owner of Intuition Ale Works.

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Running of the Bulls 5K

Sunday, February 24 | 8:30AM
Intuition Ale Works
929 East Bay Street, Jacksonville, FL 32202

Join the Sparc team & support The Arc Jacksonville at our 5th annual Running of the Bulls 5K at Intuition Ale Works!

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Young Professionals Council

The Arc Jacksonville’s Young Professionals Group is led by a team of dedicated volunteers who provide leadership, plan events and serve as advocates throughout the year.

Council Members

Victoria Wirtz, Florida Backyard
Justin Witt, MODIS

Charlie Dunne, Cause Inspired Media
Joseph Goff, TIAA Bank
Jonathan Hart, North Florida Financial Corporation
Kelly Kristoff, PGA TOUR
Casey Ratchford
Shelby Westerman Ratchford, Florida Blue

For more information on The Arc Jacksonville’s Young Professionals, contact Sara McMillan at or 904.355.0155 or complete the form below.

Shelby an Justin at Arc table

I am interested in getting involved with the Young Professionals group. Please contact me.

Young Professionals Group Gallery