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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
Xavier proudly displays his Jumpstart award: “Most Likely to Host a Talk Show” WASHINGTON, DC (May 19, 2017) — In preschool classrooms around DC, Jumpstart Corps members and children recently celebrated
- 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...