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Celebrating Tom Koren, our April Volunteer of the Month
Have you met Tom Koren yet? Well, don't delay because this new tutor has put in over 100 hours in just six months volunteering with us! Woot!
It’s National Volunteer Week!
This week is all about you, wonderful volunteers!
826 Valencia and Killing My Lobster present tween sketch comedy
“Twelve students in 826’s programs, which work to close the achievement gap for underserved youth, wrote sketches in a course taught by Killing My Lobster.
Nonprofit Spotlight: 826 Valencia Helping Students to Cultivate Individual Voice through Passion for Writing
“Ultimately, we’re trying to transform students’ relationship to writing. Students have a lot to say and their individual voices are important.” 826 Valencia was featured…
Meet Matthew Lacques, our April Teacher of the Month!
We're so pleased to honor Matthew Lacques of the Woodside Learning Center with our Teacher of the Month's award this April! Read more about this amazing teacher that inspired us all.
Killing My Lobster will be performing sketches written by our students at PianoFight! Don't miss it!
Meet our V.E.S.T members!
Meet our Volunteer Engagement and Support Team, also known as V.E.S.T, a group of fantastic, committed volunteers that help us keep your volunteer experience the best possible!
Homework Hero: Nínive Calegari honored as an ABC7 Star
“Nínive is a fifth-generation San Franciscan. She used to be a classroom teacher. She has spent her entire career trying to improve education in local…
Write_On and 826 Valencia host an Ocean of Thanks
On March 31, we sat down with the lovely folks of Egg Press and Hello!Lucky to try to write eight-hundred-and-twenty-six thank you notes (which we…