Operation Jump Start
OJS Students get unparralleled support on their path to a college education. From college visits to scholarships, we are with you every step of the way. Are you a student in Long Beach? Learn how we can help.Learn More
If you're looking to get involved in your community, we've got just the right volunteer opportunities for you. Learn how YOU can make positive, life-lasting impact in the life of a Long Beach student.Learn More
The truth is the help we provide our students is not possible without our supporters. Financial obstacles play a significant role in limiting our students' success. Your generous support is immeasurable.Learn More
What the OJS Community is saying…
Thanks to Operation Jump Start, I was encouraged to create my own club to help high school students find their passion and interests. I named my club “Jump Start Academy” because the mentorship program inspired me to also help students at my high school as OJS did. -Student, Class of 2020
It was an honor to be a sponsor of Operation Jump Start’s 25th Anniversary Gala. It isn’t often that a company finds a non-profit so in tune with the desires of its employees, suppliers and customers. -Kelli Anderson, Praxair
I didn't realize how rewarding being an OJS volunteer would be. The young man I mentored and I had so many amazing experiences together. What started out as a mentor/mentee relationship evolved into a friendship, and for that, I am very grateful. -Bob M., Volunteer
Hello, my name is Ralphie Giron and I'm an OJS volunteer!
Specifically, I'm a mentor and I serve on the Board of Directors. When I first decided to volunteer, I thought I would help open my mentee's world more, but I soon discovered...
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