Volunteers of the Month: December 2017

From 826LA at Manual Arts:  Alexis Sterling spent ten years as an independent college counselor and academic consultant before “retiring” to focus full-time on film production. She didn’t get a full academic year out before admitting she missed the energy … Read more

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Longtime Volunteer and Illustrator Patrick Diaz Presents 826LA with $5,000 on Behalf of the Disney VoluntEARS Community Fund

This November, longtime 826LA volunteer Patrick Diaz, who works at Disneyland Resort, presented 826LA with a generous check of $5,000 from the Disney VoluntEARS Community Fund, which will support 826LA’s Bookmaking Field Trips. “[826LA] has been such a fulfilling experience … Read more

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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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