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826LA in Mar Vista
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and the Time Travel Mart
12515 Venice Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90066
(310) 915-0200
826LA in Echo Park (map)
and the Time Travel Mart
1714 W. Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90026
(213) 413-3388
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From the Blog
826LA in Echo Park is fortunate to be working with seven amazing interns this fall. Interns do a ton of work both seen and unseen: from talking with prospective volunteers to... read more

I began volunteering with 826LA in September 2013 after leaving my full-time job. Back then, I knew I wanted to be involved in college preparation in some way — I already... read more

Long before our “Let’s Do the Time Warp” Dance-a-thon was conceived, artistically inclined volunteer Patrick Diaz had an idea for a three-scene carousel sculpture for 826LA.... read more

When he’s not volunteering at 826LA and lending his talents as an illustrator to our field trips program, Patrick Diaz can also be found building homes across the country.... read more

Upcoming Programs
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October 20th  2:45pm - 6:00pm

Echo Park After-School Tutoring

Students join us at the Echo Park writing lab for After-School Tutoring to work on homework, reading, and writing.

October 20th  7:00pm - 8:30pm

Journalism-The Good Times at 826LA in Echo Park

In this workshop students research and write articles that are published in the student-written newspaper, The Good Times.

October 21st  2:45pm - 6:00pm

Echo Park After-School Tutoring

Students join us at the Echo Park writing lab for After-School Tutoring to work on homework, reading, and writing.

October 21st  6:30pm - 8:30pm

Echo Park Tuesday and Thursday Night Tutoring

Students join us at the Echo Park writing lab for Tuesday and Thursday Night Tutoring (TNT) to work on homework, reading, and writing.