volunteer of the month
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.
Congrats to our May 2015 Volunteer of the Month!
“After-School Tutoring gives me great insight into the SFUSD curriculum and expectations, but also insight into the culturally diverse community.”
Hats off to our April Volunteer of the Month!
“It’s been an honor and a pleasure to see 826 Valencia grow from a small, quirky nonprofit to the keystone of a national organization.”
Meet our March Volunteer of the Month!
"I love challenging the students to go deep into their imagination and create great stories about fantastic characters and settings. It helps me remember to be light-hearted, flexible, and fun."
Volunteer of the month, writing tutor Bill Poole!
A seasoned Field Trips and Summer Camp tutor, these days Bill concentrates much of his volunteering in programs at Mission High School, supporting our in-schools programs.
January Volunteer of the Month
After graduating from graphic design intern to volunteer, Christine Herrin has designed the past two issues of the 826 Quarterly.
December Volunteer of the Month
Aidan O'Flynn has been volunteering at 826 Valencia since 2006, mostly as a Sunday drop-in tutor and as an illustrator for storytelling and bookmaking field trips.
Volunteer of the Month: Ian Evans
"I’ve been able to get to know and help out so many amazing kids, and at this point I’ve seen many of them grow up and move on to high school and college."
Volunteer of the Month Super Team!
Super Team Shannon and Austin lead the Valencia Bay-farer workshop, which just printed its 50th issue!