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Let’s celebrate our May Volunteer of the Month, Reina Takahashi

Our May Volunteer of the Month is simply fabulous! Meet the multi-talented Reina Takahashi.

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Celebrating Tom Koren, our April Volunteer of the Month

Have you met Tom Koren yet? Well, don't delay because this new tutor has put in over 100 hours in just six months volunteering with us! Woot!

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It’s National Volunteer Week!

This week is all about you, wonderful volunteers!

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Tutor training opportunities for current volunteers

Join us to learn skills and strategies for working with San Francisco students from your fellow volunteer tutors and 826 Valencia staff.

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Meet November’s Volunteer of the Month, Johann Schiffer

Meet Johann Schiffer, our November Volunteer of the Month! Learn more about Johann, what drew him to 826, and what keeps him involved.

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Our appreciation goes out to the October Volunteer of the Month!

Kert has been an 826 volunteer since 2011, supporting our in-schools programs and our after-school program at Buena Vista Horace Mann.

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August Volunteer of the Month!

"Working with the students here at 826 has been so thrilling. I’m constantly in the company of kids who are anxious to learn.”

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Calling all new volunteers!

Please join us Saturday, August 22, for a community volunteer event where you can learn about our Fall volunteer opportunities, and meet and mingle with new and seasoned volunteers.

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July Volunteer of the Month: Summer camp superstar

Nikhil Wadhwani started volunteering with 826 Valencia this April, and quickly made an impression on our staff as an incredibly involved and invested volunteer tutor.