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826LA Celebrates Older Americans Month

Studies show time and time again that senior volunteers are not just good for programming, but necessary for the future. 826LA is committed to intergenerational volunteering because when we build bridges across generations, cultures, and cities, we build stronger communities. … Read more

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Volunteers of the Month: May 2017

From 826LA at Manual Arts:  Steff was born and raised in Los Angeles. She enjoys working with others, learning new skills, Special Olympics and reading. Volunteering provides a way of giving back and helping others find their voices. She encourages … Read more

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Football: Then and Now

This semester, The Writers’ Room at Manual Arts High School supported Mr. Tanara’s Journalism class in a project called, “Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary.”  Each month, volunteers helped students navigate all aspects of feature writing — including story pitches, interview questions, media clips, … Read more

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