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Mark Reilly Joins Jumpstart as Executive Director of the Northeast Region - 07/15/2013

BOSTON, MA, July 15, 2013WHAT:Jumpstart, a national early education organization based in Boston, announced today the appointment of Mark Reilly as the new Executive Director of the Northeast region. In this role, Mark will be responsible...

Jumpstart Welcomes Lorie Almon and Kim Jasmin to its National Board of Directors - 07/10/2013

BOSTON, MA, July 10, 2013 – Jumpstart, a national early childhood education organization, announced today the appointment of Lorie Almon and Kim Jasmin to its board of directors. Almon and Jasmin will join a team of business leaders,...

Tiffani Thiessen Announced as Celebrity Ambassador for Jumpstart’s 8th Annual Read for the Record® Campaign - 05/20/2013

Actress and star of USA’s White Collar to Help Break World Reading Record and Raise Awareness of Early Education CrisisBOSTON, MA (MAY 20, 2013) – Jumpstart, a national early education non-profit organization, announced today that actress...

Tom Brokaw Celebrates Twenty Years of Jumpstart - 05/13/2013

Scribbles to Novels Event Will Feature Notable Authors and Honor Franklin Templeton Investments and CEO Gregory E. JohnsonSAN FRANCISCO, CA (MAY 13, 2013) – On Thursday evening, Jumpstart, a national early education organization, will host...

Elizabeth Winograd Joins Jumpstart as Executive Director of the Northern California Region - 05/10/2013

May 10, 2013WHAT:Jumpstart, a national early education organization based in Boston, announced today the appointment of Elizabeth Winograd as the new Executive Director of the Northern California region. In this role, Elizabeth will be...

Dinaw Mengestu Joins Award-winning Authors at Jumpstart’s Scribbles to Novels Event - 05/08/2013

Annual Event Will Commemorate Jumpstart’s 20th AnniversaryWHAT:As part of a year-long celebration to commemorate two decades of service to preschool children in low-income neighborhoods, Jumpstart, a national early education organization,...

David Gergen Joins Award-winning Authors at Jumpstart’s Scribbles to Novels Event - 05/02/2013

Annual Event Will Commemorate Jumpstart’s 20th Anniversary and Honor Robert Small, Managing Director of Berkshire PartnersBOSTON, MA (MAY 2, 2013) – Tonight, Jumpstart, a national early education organization, will host its annual...

Tina Fey, Cindi Leive and Mayor Cory Booker Celebrate 20 Years of Jumpstart - 04/22/2013

NEW YORK, NY (APRIL 18, 2013) – On April 17, Jumpstart, a national early education organization, brought New York Times best-selling author, acclaimed actress and producer Tina Fey (Bossypants) and Cindi Leive, editor-in-chief, Glamour...

Imari Paris Jeffries Joins Jumpstart as new Senior Vice President of Field Management and Policy - 04/15/2013

MEDIA ALERT: April 15, 2013WHAT:Jumpstart, a national early education organization based in Boston, announced today the appointment of Imari Paris Jeffries as the new Senior Vice President of Field Management and Policy. In this newly...

Otis by Loren Long Selected as Official Book for Jumpstart’s Read for the Record® 2013 - 03/13/2013

National Campaign Again Brings Attention to Early Education CrisisBOSTON, MA, March 13, 2012 – Jumpstart and the Pearson Foundation announced today that Penguin’s Otis, by New York Times bestselling author Loren Long, has been selected as...

Jumpstart Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Shari Arison, Global Business Leader and Philanthropist - 03/04/2013

Jumpstart President & CEO, Naila Bolus hosts Founder of Good Deeds Day, Shari Arison, to discuss the importance of “doing good” and her new book, Activate Your GoodnessWHAT: As part of a year-long celebration to commemorate two decades...

Jumpstart DC Receives $40,000 in Funding from Boeing - 12/17/2012

Grant will support innovation in Jumpstart’s proven early education programWASHINGTON, D.C., December 17, 2012 – Jumpstart, a national early education organization, announced today that it has been selected as a recipient of a $40,000...

Actress Bridget Moynahan Shares Her Support of Jumpstart on MSNBC - 10/09/2012

October 9, 2012: NOW with Alex Wagner on MSNBC: Bridget Moynahan's Other MissionBridget Moynahan, star of CBS hit drama Blue Bloods, sat down with Alex Wagner on MSNBC to talk about why she supports Jumpstart and high-quality early...

Tommy Hilfiger Foundation Provides $1.2 Million in Grant Funding - 07/18/2012

THE TOMMY HILFIGER CORPORATE FOUNDATION TO PROVIDE OVER $1.2 MILLION IN GRANT FUNDING IN THE U.S. FOR 2012The Tommy Hilfiger Corporate Foundation partners with organizations to support autism awareness and research, education, and at risk...

Jumpstart Establishes National Early Education Council - 07/02/2012

BOSTON, MA (JULY 2, 2012): Jumpstart Establishes National Early Education Council: Group of Key Leaders in Early Education Field will Advise Jumpstart’s Strategy and Program Jumpstart, a national early education organization, announced...

Jumpstart welcomes Anjan Mukherjee to its Board of Directors - 04/13/2012

BOSTON, MA, April 13, 2012 – Jumpstart, a national early education non-profit organization, announced today the appointment of Anjan Mukherjee to its board of directors. Mukherjee will join a team of business leaders, philanthropists, and...

Jumpstart's Read for the Record 2012 campaign book - 03/28/2012

Ladybug Girl and the Bug Squad Selected as Official Book for Jumpstart’s Read for the Record 2012Jumpstart Campaign Brings Attention to Early Education CrisisBOSTON, MA, March 28, 2012: Jumpstart and the Pearson Foundation today announced...

Jumpstart Welcomes New Board Member - 02/09/2012

Jumpstart Welcomes Stephanie Blank to its Board of DirectorsBOSTON, MA, February 9, 2012: Jumpstart, a national early education non-profit organization, announced today the appointment of Stephanie Blank to its board of directors. Blank...

Jumpstart Hires New CEO - 07/25/2011

Naila Bolus Appointed Chief Executive Officer of JumpstartBolus to be catalyst for new growth phase at national early education organizationBOSTON, MA, July 26, 2011: Jumpstart, a national early education non-profit, announced today the...

Jumpstart and Coinstar Announce Partnership - 06/15/2011

Jumpstart and Coinstar Announce RelationshipIndividuals can now donate to Jumpstart at participating Coinstar kiosks nationwideBOSTON, MA & BELLEVUE, WA – Jumpstart, a national early education organization, and Coinstar, the leader in...

Dr. Sara Harris wins award for research on Jumpstart - 05/25/2011

Dr. Sara Harris Wins Prestigious Sorenson Outstanding Dissertation Award for Research on JumpstartPrompts additional research on the early education organizationBOSTON, MA APRIL 25, 2011 – Dr. Sara Harris, author of Early Intervention for...

The 2011 Campaign Book for Jumpstart's Read for the Record - 05/19/2011

Llama Llama Red Pajama Announced as Official Campaign Book for Jumpstart’s Read for the RecordAmericans will read to demand that all children receive the quality early education they deserveBOSTON, MA, MAY 19, 2011 – Jumpstart’s Read for...

Washington, D.C. celebrates Jumpstart's Read for the Record - 03/29/2011

Jumpstart’s Read for the Record Campaign Kick-Off in Washington, DCCelebration of Jumpstart’s Read for the Record 2011 presented by Jumpstart and the DC Promise Neighborhood InitiativeWASHINGTON, DC, March 29, 2011: Celebration of...

Jumpstart Los Angeles awarded grant from S. Mark Taper Foundation - 03/23/2011

S. Mark Taper Foundation Invests in JumpstartLOS ANGELES, CA, March 23, 2011: Jumpstart, a national early childhood education organization, is proud to announce a grant of $175,000 from the S. Mark Taper Foundation for the expansion of its...

Jumpstart Entered Into GuideStar-KIMBIA Nonprofit Giveaway - 02/10/2011

Jumpstart Needs Your Help to Win $5,000!BOSTON MA, February 10, 2011: Jumpstart, a national early education organization, has been entered into the GuideStar-KIMBIA Nonprofit Giveaway for the chance to win $5,000. GuideStar USA, Inc., the...