826 News

826 News
01.27.2022

Kiani Mitchell is our January Teacher of the Month!

It’s the start of the new year and we are ready to celebrate another teacher. This month, we’re excited to honor Ms. Kiani…

826 News
01.01.2022

Celebrating 20 Years of 826 Valencia: Write the Future with Us!

Dear 826 Valencia Community, Happy New Year! 2021 was a year of resilience for our team, volunteers, teacher partners, students, and…

826 News
12.08.2021

2022 Young Authors’ Book Project

We are thrilled to announce the 2022 Young Authors’ Book Project (YABP). The YABP is one of our most in-depth tutoring …

826 News
11.24.2021

Heidi Seretan is our November Teacher of the Month!

The Fall season is in full swing, and it is a time for thanks, celebration, and joy. In this spirit, we are overjoyed…

826 News
11.18.2021

Meet the newest (returning) members of our community — the Alumni Board!

We are a group of former 826 Valencia students who have kept close ties with the organization through the years, and are now young professionals…

826 News
10.13.2021

2021 Personal Statement Workshops

826 Valencia is proud to announce a series of very special Personal Statement workshops for 2021! This November, we will be offering both…

826 News
09.30.2021

Debra Netkin is Our September Teacher of the Month!

We’re delighted to announce Debra Netkin as our September Teacher of the Month! Mz. Debra is a first grade…

826 News
09.28.2021

A Message From Our Executive Director

Dear Community, It is with great pride that I share with you that, after a year and a half of distance…

826 News
09.21.2021

The More the Merrier: Welcome, New Staff!

We’re thrilled to welcome new 826 staff members as we reopen our spaces and return to serving students in person. This new group brings talent,…