Actress Tina Fey and Editor-in-Chief of Glamour magazine, Cindi Leive were present at the 8th annual Scribbles to Novels event hosted by Jumpstart – a national early education organization – on April 17th.
The event highlighted the work of these stars while also bringing attention to Jumpstart’s mission of working towards the day every child in America enters kindergarten prepared to succeed.
In addition to Fey and Leive, The mayor of Newark, New Jersey, Cory A. Booker, joined Jumpstart at the event. Just six months ago, Jumpstart launched its program in Newark and now 43 Corps members from Montclair State University are serving 105 children at the Early Childhood South School.
“Jumpstart is an organization that helps close this achievement gap before it starts. We are deeply thankful to Tina Fey, Cindi Leive and Cory Booker for their help in celebrating Jumpstart’s 20th anniversary and for building much-needed awareness to this urgent issue,” said Sharon Reilly, executive director...