Get your Dancing with the Stars ticket


The 10th Montgomery County Youth Service Bureau’s Dancing with the Montgomery County Stars fundraiser is brought to you this year by Franciscan Health Crawfordsville as the title sponsor.

Tickets for the event go on sale to the public at 10 a.m. Monday. Tickets are available online at or by searching Montgomery County Youth Service Bureau. Call 765-362-0694, ext. 104, if you need help with purchasing tickets. Tickets are $55 and include a catered dinner, coffee bar, fabulous entertainment and an opportunity to shop a silent auction. There will also be a cash bar at the event. The event will be held May 18 at Knowling Fieldhouse on the campus of Wabash College and will start at 6 p.m. Doors will open at 5 p.m.

Dancing with the Montgomery County stars is the largest fundraiser for the Montgomery County Youth Service Bureau. The YSB serves the community through the following programs: The Juvenile Mentoring Program, the Court Appointed Special Advocate program, Youth as Resources, Teen Court, Inspire, REINdear, The Montgomery County Alternative School, the Child Abuse Prevention Council of Montgomery County, Drug Free Montgomery County Coalition and the Nourish program. 

This year’s dancing pairs are: (star listed first) Darren Forman and Katie Wallace; Skylar Stevenson and Stefanie Deaton; Mark Elizondo and Ashley Clute; Laurie Vellner and Kaylynn Keedy Ranspach; Mike Melvin and Ashley Kight; Chef Jeff McCandless and Georgia Taylor; Darla Goodrich and Steve Frees; Mark Ward-Bopp and Jessyca South; and Jill Pettit and Matt Allen.

Sponsors for this year’s event include: Franciscan Heath Crawfordsville, title sponsor; York Automotive Group, stage sponsor; Hoosier Heartland State Bank, dance floor sponsor; Joshi Pediatrics, tickets sponsor; Tri-County Bank, buffet sponsor; Arni’s, photo booth sponsor; Mishler Dental, trophy sponsor; Pace Dairy, top hat sponsor; Nucor, silent auction; B&L Engineering, The Vault and Deer Projects, the judge’s stand. Premier sponsors are B&L Engineering, Jim Deer, Edge IT, Forman Blasters Pyrotechnics, HHSB, HSD Homes, Skylar Stevenson and Smith Family Warehouse. Broadway sponsors include Wabash College, Ron Brown, Puritan, B&L Engineering, Jimmy Caldwell, Stevenson Hardware, Crossroads Furniture, Everwise, Crawfordsville/Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce, Sharon Keedy, John Swick, FC Tucker West Central, Central Indiana Rubber, Pettit and Sons, Oremus Accounting, Jessica’s On Main, Ripco Systems, Michele Hunley & Associates, LLC with American Family Insurance, Froedge’s Towing, Midwest Bale Ties, DES Engineering, Banjo, Nucor, Lakeside Book Company, Paul Kruse, Inside Out Improvements/Knuth Heating and Cooling, Burkhart Funeral Home/Megan Shaw, High Ground Construction and Penguin Random House.

To learn more about the YSB, visit online at or find them on Facebook. Contact Jane Christophersen at 765-362-0694, ext. 104, for more information.