Videos

Videos
10.05.2017

Meet the Volunteers of 826 Valencia: Ed Cavagnaro

Ed Cavagnaro is a retired journalist and one of our most dedicated volunteers, helping to amplify young people’s voices each day. Learn more about…

Videos
10.05.2017

Meet the Volunteers of 826 Valencia: Sejal Patel

Sejal Patel is a working mom who regularly volunteers in our programs, helping our students bring their stories to life. Learn more about how…

Videos
06.09.2015

I notice

We’re delighted to announce the next in our series of #826shorts, in which our brilliant students’ writing comes to life with animations by the Academy…

Videos
06.09.2015

Help bring writing to life

This video, which premiered at our 2015 annual gala, spotlights one of 826 Valencia’s newest programs at Buena Vista Horace Mann School.  …

Videos
05.19.2015

The universe to fly to with my wings

Marlon Hernandez, age 10, is a student in our After-School Tutoring program at 826 Valencia. This video, animated by our friends at BBDO SF in…

Videos
01.05.2015

Jessica imagines being snow

Sixth-grader Jessica Berrios, a student in 826 Valencia’s summer writing program, responded to a writing prompt about the elements by choosing to write about snow,…

826 News
11.19.2014

Teachers: A Matter of the Heart, TEDx talk by 826 co-founder Nínive Calegari

  This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. The greatest asset of the United States…

Videos
11.03.2014

In her own words, 826 student shares experience

A short video examining the power of the one-on-one student-tutor relationship that is at the core of our mission here at 826 Valencia. Produced by…

826 News
02.14.2014

Fall in love with these young writers from 826CHI!

Our friends at 826CHI have created a series of heart-warming videos showcasing Chicago students reading their published writing. We think these videos beautifully encapsulate the imagination, creativity, and revelrous spirit of 826CHI!