826 News

826 News
09.21.2022

Mr. Blue, Carl, and Captain Rick—Reflections from 826 Valencia’s 2nd student, 20 years later

By Matt Werner I first heard of 826 Valencia when Dave Eggers moved back to San Francisco in 2001.

826 News
09.06.2022

2022 Personal Statement Workshops

826 Valencia is proud to announce a series of very special Personal Statement workshops for 2022! This fall, we will be offering six…

826 News
09.01.2022

Story Xperiential and 826 Valencia collaborate to create a short story reel!

826 Valencia students are more than familiar with all things pirates, fish, hidden treasures, and the deep blue sea. Back in May, in…

826 News
07.22.2022

Seeking new volunteers for the upcoming school year!

While we’re currently in a summer state of mind as our Summer Camps are in full swing, the 2022-2023 school year is just…

06
Jun
06
Jun
Summer Volunteer Information Session

826 News
05.15.2022

Mr. Amsler is our May Teacher of the Month!

As the academic year comes to a close, students are celebrating graduation and various milestones in their educational journeys. Congrats to all students…

826 News
05.03.2022

Ms. A is our April Teacher of the Month!

This month, we are delighted to celebrate our Teacher of the Month, Ms. Chalida Anusasananan (Ms. A) of Everett Middle School. Ms. A…

09
Jun
09
Jun
Tutor Training – Being a Warm Demander

826 News
04.15.2022

Who’s Who? Learn what each 826 Valencia team is up to!

We’re dedicated to supporting under-resourced students with their writing skills and achieve this with the help of volunteers, our communities, and…