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826 News
04.27.2021

Francisco Delgadillo is our April Volunteer of the Month!

Drumrolls please! Our April Volunteer of the Month is… Francisco Delgadillo! Francisco joined us as a volunteer this school year, and has been an incredibly…

826 News
04.20.2021

Our April Teacher of the Month is Pamela Medieta!

April brings us many things to celebrate, such as Scrabble day (April 13th) and our dear friend planet Earth (April 22nd). However, most importantly, April…

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Volunteer Celebration – T.H.A.N.K. YOU! (The Happiest Appreciation Night, Kudos to you!)

Description Gather and meet fellow 826 volunteers and interns for an evening of fun games and activities! The Volunteer Team can’t wait to see…

826 News
04.14.2021

Graduating 826 Senior Shares How She Expresses her Creative Side Through Writing

Chelsea Rodriguez has been a student at 826 Valencia since the fourth grade. Now a graduating senior, she’s applying to colleges, writing her entrance…

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Tutor Training – Student Behavior Myths: A Toolkit of Strategies

826 News
03.30.2021

Celebrate National Poetry Month with #PizzaPoetry

April is National Poetry Month! To celebrate, we’re bringing back Pizza Poetry. For every Friday during the month of April, we’re teaming up with participating…

826 News
03.29.2021

A community poem by our guests at the 2021 Bookeaters’ Bash

Thursday, March 25, we hosted our annual Bookeaters’ Bash (At-Home Edition) and throughout the night, we celebrated the joy, resilience, and power of our…

826 News
03.25.2021

Our March Volunteer of the Month is Makeda Sandra Hooper Mayfield!

We recently wrapped up this year’s Young Authors’ Book Project, one of our biggest annual projects, and we couldn’t be more proud of it! This…

Press & Recognition
03.24.2021

Mission Local Features 826 Student and Tutor

Mission Local recently featured Chelsea Rodriguez, a student and tutor at 826 Valencia! Chelsea discusses what it’s like to be a high school senior during…