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Voice of Witness introduces Throwing Stones at the Moon

On September 21, Human Rights Watch and Voice of Witness hosted a reading and reception here at 826 Valencia in honor of the…

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Rene Garcia Jr. dazzles After-school tutoring

On Tuesday, September 18, the students from our after-school tutoring program took a break from homework to be wowed by our special guest speaker…

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Attend VOW’s open house

Our friends at Voice of Witness are having their second annual OPEN HOUSE FOR EDUCATORS.

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Save the date! 826 Valencia’s fourth annual Personal Statement Weekend is October 13 and 14

826 Valencia is proud to announce our fourth weekend-long personal statement tutoring event, the Great San Francisco Personal Statement Weekend on October 13 and 14. We’re calling on public high school seniors to register and attend, and all 826 Valencia tutors to sign up to support them as they write, edit, and revise these important essays for college entrance.

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Announcing our Write-a-thon Grand Prize winners

photo by Chris Hardy UPDATE: Thank you to all our Write-a-thoners!  Collectively, you raised over $10,000 to support the free programs that 826 Valencia…

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826 Valencia Celebrates a Decade With Their Third Annual Write-a-thon on 8/26 Day

8/26, August 26, has always meant a fun anniversary celebration here at 826 Valencia. Recently we celebrated our tenth anniversary with our third annual…

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826 Valencia celebrates six students at the 2012 scholarship dinner

This year's Scholarship Dinner was a beautiful event celebrating the achievements and next steps of our six new scholars, with the great help of 826 Valencia's sponsors and supporters.

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Updates from the Young Authors’ Workshop

Today marks the halfway point of our tenth annual Young Authors’ Workshop!

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We love Rhea’s Deli!

Recently, Rhea’s cemented their status as our favorite deli in the world by offering a generous food donation to the students at the Young Authors’ Workshop.