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Road to CicLAvia – Mar Vista with Barrio LA

“Road to CicLAvia – Mar Vista with Barrio LA” CicLAvia By: Dana Variano, Digital Manager February 15, 2017 “Finally, we went to the Mar Vista Time Travel Mart, by 826LA. This branch of the national non-profit tutoring organization has a … Read more

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Grant Spotlight: 826LA

“Grant Spotlight: 826LA” The Eisner Foundation February 15, 2017 On busy Venice Boulevard in Mar Vista, a quirky storefront boasts robot milk and dinosaur eggs. Step inside and you’ll find witty t-shirts, an emergency mummy kit, and even a theremin. … Read more

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The How The Why Episode 163: Joel Arquillos

“The How The Why Episode 163: Joel Arquillos” 1888 Center Producer: Jon-Barrett Ingels and Kevin Staniec Manager: Sarah Becker Host: Jon-Barrett Ingels January 29, 2017 Joel Arquillos is the Executive Director of 826LA, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting students … Read more

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How 826 National is transforming education.

“How 826 National is transforming education.” CBS News Januuary 28, 2017 There’s a lot of debate in Washington right now about how money should be spent on education, including funding for public versus charter schools. But nonprofit organizations aren’t around for … Read more

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