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Join us as a tutor for the Young Authors’ Book Project
We’re gearing up for the 2017 Young Authors’ Book Project, our biggest publishing project of the year, and we need you.
Writing opens doors
Thank you for being part of an incredible 2016. Let's do even more next year!
Introducing Jim Emerman, our November Volunteer of the Month
Since joining us in the spring, Jim has become an integral tutor in the Writers’ Room at Buena Vista Horace Mann. We are thrilled to honor him this month!
Now hiring a Director of Volunteer Engagement
Volunteers and interns are the heart and soul of 826 Valencia. We're looking for someone to keep that heart beating.
826 Valencia takes education to creative new heights
“I was so excited to work at teachers’ behest and bring them resources and [Eggers was] excited to bring his publishing skills and…
How one San Francisco group is spreading the written word for good
“There are dozens of bottles hidden across the city by the bay — they are filled with clues and riddles and rhymes — all part…
Meet our November Teacher of the Month: Ms. Alicia Tapia!
Ms. Tapia’s Digital Literacy class allows students to learn how to better work with technology in order to adapt those skills into their other classes and future endeavors.
Celebrating Ms. Adria Nelson, our Teacher of the Month for October!
A former student of Ms. Nelson’s says, “Through Ms. Nelson I’ve learned to identify the difference between ‘I’m so dumb’ versus ‘The error I made on this Calculus exam is a dumb mistake.’”
Introducing Jessica Lin, our October Volunteer of the Month!
Jessica Lin volunteers at 826 by illustrating characters like "a singing squid whose greatest wish is to paint the world pink."