Jumpstart’s Scribbles to Novels

Jumpstart’s annual Scribbles to Novels event was recently held at the historic Carolands Chateau in Hillsborough, CA.

Annie Barrows, Stacy Morrison

The event brought together award-winning authors Alice Waters, Ashley Merryman, Stacy Morrison, and Annie Barrows to celebrate the written word and support Jumpstart’s mission: to work toward the day every child in America enters school prepared to succeed.

John Hildebrand, Greg Johnson, Laura Martinez, Chris Parkins

The event raised $210,000 to support the Jumpstart program, which recruits college students to deliver an innovative early literacy program via yearlong, individualized relationships with children from low-income families.

Alice Waters, Chris Padula
Greg Johnson, Sarah DeTroia, Jen Marrus, Laurie Sidman
Chris Padula, Gordy Hoterman
Chris Padula, Laurie Sidman, David Carmel, Greg Johnson, Sarah DiTroia, James Cleveland
Alison Abbo, James Cleveland
Howard Cao, Angie Cao
Gordy Holterman, Christine Holterman
Michael Green, Kirsten Green
Linda Marren, Anne Marie Cordingly, Patricia Foster
Sarah DiTroia, James Cleveland
Tom Kenny, Charles Johnson
Alice Waters, James Cleveland
Leigh Matthes, Tracy Johnson
Bob Ceremsak, Gordy Holterman