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Let’s celebrate Taylor Norman, our December Volunteer of the Month!

December is here, bringing us another amazing Volunteer of the Month! Curious as to why she is so great? Keep reading and you'll find out.

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Nominate a teacher for our Teacher of the Month Award

Nominate a teacher in your life for our Teacher of the Month Award and let them know how special they are!

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Join our Holiday Book Drive!

Join 826 Valencia’s holiday book drive and help us expand our Tenderloin store’s book section!

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Celebrating Maria Herrera Paredes, our November Teacher of the Month!

Maria Herrera Paredes is our amazing Teacher of the Month! Read more about her and get inspired to nominate a special teacher in your life.

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Meet Liam Curley, our November Volunteer of the Month

Have you met Liam yet? He is our wonderful Volunteer of the Month!

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We’re hiring a Human Resources Director

We’re seeking a Human Resources Director to support our organization with internal operations and help our staff feel valued and appreciated.

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826 Valencia is heading to Mission Bay

Where do an enchanted forest, writing, and tutoring all come together? At 826 Valencia’s new center in Mission Bay, of course!

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Meet our Volunteer Ambassadors!

Have you met our Volunteer Ambassadors yet? If you’re a longtime volunteer, you probably have! And if you’re just getting started, these are the folks to know.

Press & Recognition

Dave Eggers on founding 826, the work of 826CHI, and illuminating youth voices

“(…) adults can and should provide forums where young voices are supported, in the form of tutoring, mentoring, editing, and coaching, and even amplified, in…