Jumpstart for Young Children, Inc.
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011
Jumpstart's mission is to engage caring college students in service to work toward the day every child in America enters school prepared to succeed. Jumpstart AmeriCorps members work with children from low-income backgrounds in the classroom setting to build the language, literacy, social, and initiative skills that are the foundation for future school success. Jumpstart New York will recruit Minimum Time AmeriCorps members to work with children across the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens.