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Corps members can participate in Jumpstart events and earn academic credits.


  • Read for the Record is this Thursday!

    October 15, 2017

    Join us on October 19, 2017 to be a part of the world’s largest shared reading experience — bringing together over 2 million people each year in classrooms, libraries, community centers, and homes across the US. This annual campaign was launched over a decade ago to highlight the importance of building early literacy and language…


  • Throwback Thursday with Jumpstart Dawg Daze Event on 9/28!

    September 27, 2017

    Join Jumpstart this Thursday, 9/28, as we reminisce about the good ol' preschool Daze! Enjoy some yummy snacks and fun games and activities like bean bag toss, fingerpainting, and making your very own picture frame out of popsicle sticks!   We hope to see you on Thursday, 9/28 at 4:00-5:00pm in Mary Gates Hall suite…


  • Jumpstart Read for the Record

    July 3, 2017

    On October 19, 2017 millions of adults and children will read Quackers by Liz Wong, as part of Jumpstart’s national campaign, https://www.jstart.org/read-for-the-record/, to raise awareness about the importance of early childhood education and to support its mission to work towards the day that every child in America enters kindergarten prepared to succeed.  Every year Jumpstart sets a…


  • Lunar New Year with Denise Louie Education Center

    February 8, 2014

      Denise Louie Education Center, one of our many Program Partners, is known for its amazing work with diverse children for more than 35 years! It first began as a small preschool with the mission to promote school and life readiness, has now grown into three preschool centers; serving hundreds of families every year. As…


  • Volunteer with Jumpstart at Read for the Record

    September 30, 2013

    On October 21, 2014 millions of adults and children will read Quackers by Liz Wong, as part of Jumpstart’s national campaign, https://www.jstart.org/read-for-the-record/, to raise awareness about the importance of early childhood education and to support its mission to work towards the day that every child in America enters kindergarten prepared to succeed.  Every year Jumpstart sets…