New York

Welcome to Jumpstart’s New York homepage!
Here you can learn all about the work we’re doing, our latest initiatives, partners, upcoming events, and much more.

Children Served
Preschool Partners
Corps Members
Higher Ed & Community Programs


Board Members Transform Learning Space

January 22, 2018 (NEW YORK) — Earlier this week, Jumpstart Local Advisory Board (LAB) and National Board Members completed their transformation service project at the Grand Street Head Start in

Penguin Random House Service Day

January 16, 2018 (BROOKLYN, NY) — Last week, employees from Penguin Random House celebrated their Community Day of Service by volunteering with one of Jumpstart’s preschool partners, First Step SCO,


  • 2018 Laughs for Literacy New York City

    Thursday, March 29|6:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Gotham Comedy Club

    Jumpstart’s Tri-State Young Professionals Board (YPB) is hosting their first large-scale fundraiser this year with laughter included! Join us on Thursday, March 29, 2018 for the YPB Laughs for Literacy event at the renowned, art...

  • Dine and Discuss: A Career Exploration Event

    Tuesday, April 10|6:30 pm - 8:30 pm at CUNY Central

    Are you interested in a career in early childhood education? Jumpstart is partnering with the NY Early Childhood Professional Development Institute to host a career exploration event for Jumpstart Corp members and alumni on Tuesday, April 10. Join...

Jumpstart New York is a proud member of the AmeriCorps National Service Network and is supported in part by the NYS Office of National and Community Service and the Corporation for National and Community Service.

Together, we can help all children build the key language and literacy skills they need to take on the world.

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