Press & Recognition

826 News
05.09.2012

826 co-founder Nínive Calegari profiled in the Chronicle

Nínive co-founded 826 Valencia with students and teachers in mind. This article in the Chronicle details her dedication to teachers and working to bring…

826 News
04.19.2012

Luncheon with stars of Portlandia raises $150,000

826 Valencia raises $150K during our spring luncheon with Portlandia stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein!

826 News
03.27.2012

San Francisco’s best dressed visit 826 Valencia

On Sunday, March 25, 826 Valencia held one of our Adult Writers’ Seminars, this time to discuss the ins-and-outs of fashion writing and the secrets…

Press & Recognition
12.05.2011

Verizon partners with 826 to support public school students and teachers

826 Valencia is thrilled to have support from the Verizon Foundation for the second consecutive year to partially fund our In-schools Program.

826 News
07.22.2011

826 Valencia’s Executive Director interviewed by The Wall Street Journal

Yukari Watani Kane of The Wall Street Journal interviewed 826 Valencia's Executive Director, Leigh Lehman, about the need for education nonprofits.

Press & Recognition
06.03.2011

INC. highlights 826 National

INC. commends 826 for making learning fun again. Read the article here.

Press & Recognition
06.02.2011

San Francisco interviews Dave Eggers about the future of education

826 co-founder Dave Eggers discusses the problems today's students face and shares his vision for the future of education.

Press & Recognition
06.02.2011

CNN’s Steve Perry wants to know what makes 826 a success

Steve Perry, from CNN's Anderson Cooper 360, visits 826 Valencia to see how we and 826 National are making a difference in improving children's literacy rates.

Press & Recognition
06.02.2011

Peninsula Pulse interviews Programs Director Emilie Coulson