Jumpstart for Young Children, Inc.

Who Is Eligible:

Jumpstart recruits, trains and pairs college students as part-time AmeriCorps members for one-to-one attention to preschool children. Using research-backed curriculum and intensive one-to-one adult-child interaction.



Jumpstart helps preschool children build language and literacy, social, and initiative skills – skills that provide the necessary groundwork for later academic and social success. In New York, Jumpstart partners with Hobart and William Smith colleges in Geneva, LeMoyne College in Syracuse, and the University of Rochester. To learn more, visit: Jumpstart

Deadline: See "How To Apply" for any applicable deadlines.
Amount: See "How To Apply" for additional information.
How to apply:

Contact: Jumpstart New York State
Ms. Millie Choy
505 Eight Avenue
Suite 602
New York, NY 10018
Phone 212.868.2526 ext. 10