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826 News
01.17.2020

Meet our first Teacher of the Month of 2020: Vlada Teper

January is a time of so many fresh starts: a new calendar, a new school semester, and at 826 Valencia a treasure trove…

826 News
01.17.2020

Let’s celebrate our January Volunteer of the Month: Vilasini Roy!

It’s the dawn of a decade — the roaring of a new 20s, and our programs remain vibrant spaces of pirating, adventuring, and…

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Bear vs. Bull vs. Volunteer Happy Hour (DEI-edition!)

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01.15.2020

Meet the newest (returning) members of our community — the Alumni Board!

We are a group of former 826 students who have kept close ties with the organization through the years, and are now young…

826 News
01.15.2020

Join us for the 2020 Bookeaters’ Bash!

Save the date for this inspiring benefit event in support of our free writing, tutoring, and publishing programs.

826 News
01.14.2020

2020 scholarship applications are now open!

In 2020, 826 Valencia will be awarding multiple $20,000 scholarships to outstanding high school seniors in SFUSD. To be eligible, students must: Have participated in…

826 News
01.07.2020

Meet Paul Cartier, Volunteer of the Month

As we start a new year, it’s important to look back on some of the things that made the last one so successful. One of…

Press & Recognition
01.07.2020

How to get kids to love to write: 826 Valencia in the Washington Post

One of our volunteers — David Kirp, a professor of Public Policy at UC Berkeley — recently wrote a piece about 826 Valencia…

Press & Recognition
01.07.2020

International High School students featured in Potrero View

International High School is a unique place of learning in Potrero Hill that caters to recent immigrants and English Learners. We’ve been lucky…