King or Queen for a Day

“King or Queen for a Day” UCLA Magazine By: James Knutila July 1, 2017 From Rhinopolis to Sophie-Topia, kids at a Hammer Museum workshop created their own countries. Hana, an 8-year-old from Los Angeles, has created her own country from … Read more

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A+ Educators: Mr. Aviña

Behind every student is an educator who inspires. 826LA is honored to work with such amazing teachers and educators.  Mr. Aviña teaches Mexican-American History at Manual Arts High School and this semester has partnered with 826LA Writers’ Room to create … Read more

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826LA Raises $475k with “Tell Me a Story”

Wednesday, June 7, was a hilarious and incredibly special event for 826LA as we celebrated the third annual Tell Me a Story at the Avalon in Hollywood, and the transformative power of turning young people into authors. Thanks to the … Read more

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