Northern California

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

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  • SoulCycle with Jumpstart San Francisco

    Saturday, February 25|2:30 pm - 4:00 pm at Soul Cycle Union Street

    Jumpstart Northern California Young Professionals Board (YPB) invites you to a charity ride at SoulCycle Union Street! RSVP to champion Jumpstart's early childhood literacy program. Join Jumpstart Bay Area Young Professionals Board for this unique fundraising opportunity to put children first! 100% of the proceeds support Jumpstart programs in the Bay Area. 2:30pm |  Check-in & Bike Set-up 3:00pm | Charity Ride 3:45pm | Post-Ride Reception sponsored by Purity Organics Tickets are $45 per bike. (Shoes, water, and fun provided!) More information on tickets and other ways to support Jumpstart can be found on the Eventbrite page. ...

  • Read Across America Day – San Francisco

    Thursday, March 2 at San Francisco Public Library

    Jumpstart will be hosting an event for 100 local preschool children at the main branch of the San Francisco Public Library in celebration of Dr. Seuss' birthday. This event will include a large group reading of a Dr. Seuss book as well as a variety of art, sensory, and music and movement learning station activities. All children will leave the event with a Dr. Seuss book! Interested in volunteering at the event? Register to volunteer here. ...

Jumpstart California is a proud member of the AmeriCorps National Service network and is supported in part by California Volunteers, Foster Grandparents, 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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