826LA is a non-profit writing and tutoring organization dedicated to supporting students with their creative and expository writing, and to helping teachers inspire their students to write. 826LA is part of a national network of 826 chapters, founded by educator Nínive Calegari and author Dave Eggers. 826 was named one of GOOD magazine’s “30 Places We Want to Work.”

Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply when we have positions available.

826LA Time Travel Mart Clerk (Echo Park)

Volunteer Training & Retention Coordinator AmeriCorps VISTA

Communications & Marketing Coordinator AmeriCorps VISTA 

Tutoring Support Coordinator AmeriCorps VISTA

English Language Learner (ELL) Camp AmeriCorps Summer Associate (positions available in Echo Park and Mar Vista)

College Access AmeriCorps Summer Associate (position based in Echo Park)

We also post opportunities on our Facebook and Twitter pages, and share them in our monthly newsletter.


Learn about using creativity to engage youth from underserved communities as an intern at 826LA. For details, click here.