Welcome to Jumpstart’s Rhode Island homepage!
Here you can learn all about the work we’re doing, our latest initiatives, partners, upcoming events, and much more.
BOSTON (July 17, 2017) — Jumpstart announced this week that it has received a total of $7.1 million in AmeriCorps funding via National Direct and state commission grants from the
BOSTON (May 11, 2017) — Jumpstart hosted our annual Scribbles to Novels gala at the Royal Sonesta Boston, featuring authors Dick Lehr, Malcolm Mitchell, Erica Ferencik, and M.T. Anderson. Our Corps member, AJ
- Thursday, September 28|5:30 pm - 7:30 pm at
Join Jumpstart's Policy and Government Relations team and your fellow alumni for an evening of fun and connection! Learn how to advocate with your elected officials on issues you support, and connect with fellow alumni from the Boston area who care about literacy, education, and organizing. Stay tuned for more information and invitation to follow! ...
- 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 education, inspires adults to read with children, spurs policymakers and organizations to take action towards transformative change in early education, and puts books in the hands of children across the country. This year's campaign book, Quackers by Liz Wong, is a...
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