Southern California

Welcome to Jumpstart’s Southern California 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


Alumni Spotlight: Gina Bock

Our alumni spotlight series highlights stories from Jumpstart Corps members, as they reflect on their time with Jumpstart and discuss how the experience has served them in their current careers.

Team Leader Spotlight: Ciara Clark

Thousands of college student and community member volunteers, known as Corps members, serve with Jumpstart every year. Each team of Corps members has one team leader — often a Corps


There are no upcoming events at this time.

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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