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Seeking Educational Programming Interns for Winter/Spring 2016
Exercise your writing and editing skills, work directly with teachers and students, gain valuable experience in the many aspects of educational programming and nonprofit administration, and have A LOT of fun.
December Volunteer of the Month
Aidan O'Flynn has been volunteering at 826 Valencia since 2006, mostly as a Sunday drop-in tutor and as an illustrator for storytelling and bookmaking field trips.
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Limited-Edition, Holiday 826 Valencia Tote Bag
This beautiful tote bag is only available in select partner stores during the month of December—catch them while you can! As always, all proceeds benefit our free writing programs at 826 Valencia.
826 Valencia co-founder discusses new Tenderloin center
826 Valencia co-founder Dave Eggers was recently interviewed by the Wall Street Journal Magazine about plans in motion to open a second 826 center in…
Year in review
A comprehensive overview of the year’s program highlights and accomplishments, as well as goals and news for the year to come.
Teachers: A Matter of the Heart, TEDx talk by 826 co-founder Nínive Calegari
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. The greatest asset of the United States…
In her own words, 826 student shares experience
A short video examining the power of the one-on-one student-tutor relationship that is at the core of our mission here at 826 Valencia. Produced by…
Volunteer of the Month: Ian Evans
"I’ve been able to get to know and help out so many amazing kids, and at this point I’ve seen many of them grow up and move on to high school and college."