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826 News
05.27.2020

Join us for this year’s Storytellers’ Showcase!

This post was written collaboratively by members of our Mission Center Youth Leadership Advisory Board: Isabella Hansen, Emilie Mayer, Eduardo Olivera-Diaz,…

826 News
05.14.2020

Meet our May Volunteer of the Month

We’re  happy that some things, despite the huge changes that have happened in our world, have remained comfortingly the same. One of those things is…

826 News
05.04.2020

Support 826 Valencia on #GivingTuesdayNow

There’s plenty that feels uncertain and stormy these days, so it’s nice to be able to state something definitively: it’s #GivingTuesdayNow. At 826 Valencia,…

826 News
04.30.2020

826 Valencia Programs Go Digital

“One sunny day there lived a traveler, and her name was Sasha. Now, Sasha was a normal fifteen-year-old. But when she…

826 News
04.23.2020

We’re elated to welcome our new board members

We’re always so delighted when our community expands to include folks who are going to help us continue to do what we love in the…

826 News
04.22.2020

Announcing our 2020 Young Authors’ Workshop

Each summer, 826 Valencia hosts its annual Young Authors’ Workshop (YAW), a three-week writing camp open to rising 10th-12th graders who are excited to…

826 News
04.13.2020

826 Valencia student wins Census 2020 writing contest

Students from our Tenderloin Youth Leadership Advisory Board recently participated in a contest called “Why My Family Counts in the 2020…

826 News
04.13.2020

Starr King students featured in the Potrero View

Starr King Elementary is one of our partner schools in the Potrero Hill neighborhood, and our Mission Bay team has been working with partner teachers…

826 News
04.10.2020

Pizza Poetry is here (again)!

We like April for a host of reasons, but one of the biggest ones is that it’s National Poetry Month. And one of the reasons…