We're famous

did you see us?

In the news


drumming up interest

Jana Marie Foundation’s Stompers Project® was featured in the following publications and media:

    • Centre Daily Times
    • Centre Report
    • Lion’s Digest (State College Area School District)
    • StateCollege.com
    • State College Magazine
    • Susquehanna Currents
    • Susquehanna Life
    • The Collegian
    • The Gazette
    • Town & Gown
    • WTAJ
    • WJAC
    • WPSU
    • AND MORE!

did you see us?

In the community


traveling to fun places

Jana Marie Foundation’s Stompers Project® is making a difference everywhere it goes! In addition to their homes around Central Pennsylvania, you may have seen the Stompers at one of these fun places:

    • PA State Capitol (Harrisburg)
    • Strawberry Square (Harrisburg)
    • Penn State Athletics
    • Art Alliance Art Shows
    • Central PA Festival of the Arts
    • State Theatre
    • State College Municipal Building – art display
    • Rhoneymeade 
    • Cedar Clinic, Penn State University
    • Hub-Robeson Center, Penn State University
    • Schlow Library
    • Expect More Store-Kish Bank
    • AND MORE!

making a difference

Awards and Honors


 thank you
    • Skye’s the Limit Youth Award (Art Alliance Show)
    • Recovery Award (Skills of Central PA)
    • First piece of civilian artwork in the PA State Military Museum

making friends

Increasing Support

We love when our Stompers make friends with the people around them! Here’s a list of some of the friends they’ve made:

Amy Bleuel – Project Semicolon
Kevin Hines – Mental Health Advocate
Commissioners Michael Pipe, Steve Dersham, Mark Higgins
Joseph Penola – You Rock Foundation
Kristin Pedemont – Public Speaker / Storyteller
Coquese Washington – Former Penn State Women’s Basketball Coach

Raising Awareness

See you soon!

September 2021

Unveiling of a Stomper created by Huntingdon Area High School

September 23, 2021

Strength at the State Theatre for Philosophy of Hope III

September 25, 2021

Strength at the Pennsylvania State Capitol for “Prevent Suicide PA Capitol Day”

October 2021

Unveiling of a Stomper created by Juniata College

There is help. There is hope.

If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health concern or crisis, please reach out for help.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255

Crisis Text Line: Text PA to 741741

Trevor Project: 1-866-488-7386

Trans Life Line: 1-877-565-8860