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  • 2017 Scribbles to Novels – New York City

    Wednesday, April 19|6:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Capitale

    Join Jumpstart on Wednesday, April 19th, at our Scribbles to Novels gala as we celebrate the power of the written word and shine a spotlight on the importance of early literacy development in children. The 2017 event will be held at Capitale, the original Bowery Savings Bank, which features tall columns, a coved ceiling, and an art glass skylight. The celebratory...

  • 2017 Scribbles to Novels – San Francisco

    Thursday, April 27|6:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Dogpatch WineWorks

    On Thursday, April 27, 2017, celebrate the power of the written word at Jumpstart's Scribbles to Novels, an intoxicating event being held at Dogpatch WineWorks in San Francisco. Join Jumpstart and honored guest, journalist and author Frances Dinkelspiel, as she recounts the colorful history of California's wine industry. Immerse yourself in a story about fire, greed, and obsession, as you are treated to local wines, a...

  • 2017 Scribbles to Novels – Boston

    Thursday, May 11|6:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Royal Sonesta Boston

    Jumpstart’s Scribbles to Novels is a unique fundraising event that celebrates the power of the written word. Across the country, we unite prominent authors, celebrities and leaders in early childhood education to underscore the importance of literature in children’s lives and reinforce our critical mission—to work toward the day every child in America enters kindergarten prepared to succeed. More information on...

  • An Evening with Jumpstart – Connecticut

    Thursday, May 18 at The Inn at Longshore

    Join us on May 18, 2017 for An Evening with Jumpstart, an annual fundraiser being held at The Inn at Longshore in Westport, CT. Attendees will gather at the Inn, with its spectacular views of the Long Island Sound, impeccable dining by OnTheMarc, floor-to-ceiling windows in the Grand Ballroom, and gorgeous sunsets on The Great Lawn. An Evening with Jumpstart will...

  • Read for the Record 2017

    Thursday, October 19 at

    Join the millions of children and adults who’ll be participating in Jumpstart’s Read for the Record® this year! Jumpstart is celebrating the 12th anniversary of its annual campaign, which gathers over 2 million people together around the world to read the same book on the same day. Read for the Record brings much needed attention to inequities in early childhood...

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