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826 News
10.31.2013

826 releases its pyscho apple tree quarterly during LitCrawl

Illustration by Gene Luen Yang What does a psycho apple tree have to do with 826 Valencia? It’s the cover of our latest 826…

826 News
10.31.2013

Thank you for a successful Personal Statement Weekend!

photo credit: Seth Golub Ah, fall is in the air, and at 826 Valencia, that means it’s college application season! Each year, we host…

826 News
10.24.2013

Get to know an intellectual volunteer: Tim R.

Illustration by Tim R. himself Tim, who gives his time to 826 through design, tutoring, Ikea runs, and so much more, spends so much…

826 News
10.15.2013

826 Valencia’s summer 100 Club

On September 20, 2013, 826 Valencia held our latest 100 Club party, celebrating volunteers who contributed significant amounts of time to the organization. Volunteers, interns,…

826 News
10.09.2013

Everyone has an embarrassing diary

Join us on November 3 for the San Francisco premiere of Mortified Nation, a fundraiser to benefit 826 Valencia, featuring a Q&A with…

826 News
10.09.2013

Lit Crawl around with 826 students

Update: Thank you to everyone who came out to support our students at Lit Crawl! Hope to see you again next year! Saturday, October 19…

826 News
10.09.2013

All hands on deck for the fifth annual Personal Statement Weekend!

On October 26 and 27, avid seniors from across San Francisco will descend on Mission High School for free college essay help at the fifth…

826 News
10.09.2013

Students go from me to we

Our volunteers have been hard at work in San Francisco public schools. Check out some of the students’ writing from the “From Me to We”…

826 News
10.09.2013

826 Valencia is featured on The Rumpus

How do you figure out the number of missing teeth a Tyrannosaurus Rex has? Well, if you’re former volunteer Tom Kealey, you start with…