The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Jumpstart is working toward the day every child in America enters school prepared to succeed. Learn more at jstart.org.
Jumpstart at GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY is an AmeriCorps program that recruits caring young adults to work with 3-5 year old children. Jumpstart corps members serve in the classroom and community by engaging in activities that support young children’s language and literacy development. Those who serve in Jumpstart can receive an educational award to pay for college expenses and qualified student loans. For those eligible, college students can potentially earn Work-Study funds in addition to the AmeriCorps education award in the process. Jumpstart Corps members work 8-12 hours a week with small groups of children in local early childhood centers. Corps members can gain valuable skills and experience, earn Federal Work-Study , and make a difference in the life of a child! ALL MAJORS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY!! For more information and to apply, visit www.jstart.org or contact Eshe' P. Collins , Site Manager, at (404) 413-8431 or firstname.lastname@example.org.