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Five Easy (and Inexpensive!) Ways to Support 826LA

Looking to support 826LA beyond volunteering? Here are five easy things you can do: 1. Shop Amazon through 826LA’s AmazonSmile site (details below*). 2. Shop at Ralphs and link your Ralphs Rewards Card to Community Rewards for 826LA specifically. Learn more … Read more

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Creative Spotlight: Shannon Doronio of parallel-play

826LA believes that a beautifully designed and produced publication transforms ideas and explorations into a tangible product of a student’s creativity, truth, and experience — inspiring students to write more and more and more. Since 2005, 826LA has been partnering … Read more

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“Community and Comfort: Tips for Retaining Older Volunteers”

“Community and Comfort: Tips for Retaining Older Volunteers” Encore.org By: Sarah McKinney November 2, 2017 Nearly 60 nonprofit professionals gathered in Los Angeles recently for a workshop on how to recruit, deploy and retain volunteers over 50. Their advice: Create … Read more

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