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Second annual 8/26 Day Write-a-thon attracts enthusiastic crowd of writers and friends
Raising over $6,000 and drawing eighty-two participants, 826 Valencia’s second annual Write-a-thon helped spark creativity in local literary enthusiasts.
Help us celebrate 8/26 Day
On Friday, August 26, from noon until 8:26 PM, we’re going to write until our pencils break, our pens run out of ink, our fingers fall off, and our computers crash. Join us for eight hours and twenty-six minutes of glorious creative frenzy in our second ever Write-a-thon!
826 Valencia remembers Stafone Jackson
826 Valencia honors a former student and writer for the Straight-Up News.
Exploring Words Summer Camp 2011 a great success
On June 29, we celebrated the end of the Exploring Words Summer Camp. Students, parents, tutors, teachers, and interns all enjoyed an action-packed day under the sun at Parque Niños Unidos in the Mission.
Placemaking with the San Francisco Arts Commission
This summer, the San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery and Rebar hosted a two-day workshop for 826 Valencia's Exploring Worlds Summer Camp!
Former intern brings dinosaur musical to 826
What do the elasmasaurus, yard-long beards, and a former 826 Valencia intern all have in common? Probably a lot more than you’d guess. But for…
Spend a day at The Grotto School
Make your writing dreams a reality during one incredible day at the SF Writers' Grotto, a fundraiser benefiting 826 Valencia.
Scholars shine at 2011 dinner celebration
The 2011 Scholars Dinner was hugely successful, allowing us to showcase the amazing gifts and achievements of our six new scholars and thank all of our community supporters.
826 Valencia’s Executive Director interviewed by The Wall Street Journal
Yukari Watani Kane of The Wall Street Journal interviewed 826 Valencia's Executive Director, Leigh Lehman, about the need for education nonprofits.