June 8 - July 15
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Enroll in our Jumpstart program for lessons in leadership and academics for grades 2nd-7th.

JumpStart’s mission is to inspire Cedar Rapids children to reach their educational potential by teaching vital lessons in leadership and academics—through the support of mentors and role models—as part of free sports programming at the Robert W. Plaster Athletic Complex.

The Benefits

Through the JumpStart program, the Robert W. Plaster Athletic Complex will be available to local social service agencies and neighborhood organizations for their own programming, free of charge.

Camps & Clinics

Children and youth identified by partnering social service and neighborhood organizations will have the
o pportunity to attend free camps andclinics hosted at the Robert W. Plaster Athletic Complex, as space allows.

Summer Programs

Mount Mercy students will develop and implement a robust summer evening program serving children
and young adults using sport activities and mentoring as a tool to leverage academic potential.

Join us every Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at 5:00 PM-8:00 PM from June 8-July 15.


Any questions? Contact Jason Pershing.