Celebrating 25 Years of Putting Children First

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Dianne Morales

“I believe we can contribute to a society where people stand up for each other, recognizing that individual progress is inextricably linked to the progress of others and community prosperity bolsters the well-being of everyone.” Throughout 2019, in honor of Jumpstart’s 25th Anniversary, we will be highlighting 25 Faces of Jumpstart. This campaign celebrates the wide variety of people who have played a major role in Jumpstart’s history — our founders, volunteers from Jumpstart’s past, Jumpstart children and their families, influential

Jennifer Marrus

“I have been inspired to share the magic of what Jumpstart does with everyone I know! I want everyone to understand the importance of having every child start on a level playing field and support that mission in their own way.” Throughout 2019, in honor of Jumpstart’s 25th Anniversary, we will be highlighting 25 Faces of Jumpstart. This campaign celebrates the wide variety of people who have played a major role in Jumpstart’s history — our founders, volunteers from Jumpstart’s past,

Tina Fey

“It just made such obvious good sense. If you can reach kids very early, when their brains are sponges, they will be on a better path for their entire education.” Throughout 2019, in honor of Jumpstart’s 25th Anniversary, we will be highlighting 25 Faces of Jumpstart. This campaign celebrates the wide variety of people who have played a major role in Jumpstart’s history — our founders, volunteers from Jumpstart’s past, Jumpstart children and their families, influential donors and supporters, and more.

Jumpstart Celebrates 25th Anniversary at Annual Scribbles to Novels Gala Featuring Acclaimed Authors Including Elizabeth Strout, Christina Geist and Vashti Harrison

Celebrities and Patrons Join Together to Celebrate and Support Quality Early Education for All Children NEW YORK (March 28, 2019) — Jumpstart, a national early education non-profit, will host its 14th annual Scribbles to Novels gala on April 11, 2019 in New York City at Pier 60 located in the iconic Chelsea Piers. Scribbles to Novels is a night of celebrating the power of the written word and shining a spotlight on the importance of high-quality early learning for all children.

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