Jumpstart at Pace is currently recruiting for the 2011-2012 corps! Corps members have the unique opportunity to inspire young children to learn, provide individualized attention to help children succeed in school and in life, serve in a local community, work on a team, build professional skills, and earn money.
Jumpstart at Pace places approximately 50 students a year at local preschools to mentor young children. If you’re looking to be a part of something greater, Jumpstart at Pace is it!
-Earn $10/hour through work study
-Earn up to a $1,250 Education Award through AmeriCorps at the end of your service
-Become an AmeriCorps member
-Gain professional and classroom experience
-Meet great people and form new friendships
Volunteers also participate in fun events with other universities, including Read-A-Palooza!, hosted by Pace’s Jumpstart program in partnership with NYCAEYC, a community event held last month which featured free activities and games related to popular storybooks for children ages 3-9.