“From Guatemala to a U.S. university: my American Dream”
826 Valencia alumnus, scholarship winner, and keynote speaker at our 2019 Bookeaters’ Bash Gilda Temaj Marroquin wrote a powerful piece about her…
Meet Volunteer of the Month Christine Innes
Our work requires a big community. In addition to volunteer tutors, we need deck-swabbers, fish-bowl-cleaners, and gnome-home-painters. Another important type of volunteer? Designers!…
Young authors celebrate We All Belong: reflections about borders
On the evening of May 23, a small crowd gathered at The Beat Museum, located in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood. They were there to…
Teachers of the Month: Jennifer Stangland and Kristy Morrison
We’re happy to wrap up the school year by announcing our April and May Teachers of the Month, Ms. Jennifer Stangland and Ms.
We’re hiring a Human Resources Director
We’re seeking a Human Resources Director to support our organization with internal operations and help our staff feel valued and appreciated.
Meet Nancy Prickitt, Volunteer of the Month!
May is when we begin to wrap up the school year and prepare to set sail into our summer programs. But first,…
Meet Joel Bean, our April Volunteer of the Month
Have you met Joel yet? He is one of our amazing Mission Bay tutors!
We’re now accepting applications for the 2019 Young Authors’ Workshop!
Each summer, 826 Valencia hosts its annual Young Authors’ Workshop (YAW), a three-week writing camp open for students entering grades ten through twelve, who are…
We’re hiring a Finance Director
We're seeking a Finance Director to make sure every dollar raised benefits the young people we serve! Interested?