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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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Volunteers of the Month: April 2017

From 826LA: Meghan DeRoma is a LA artist and illustrator who has made helping kids be creative a life goal. She lends a creative hand at 826LA on graphic design and illustration projects. She’s been to school for art, been in … Read more

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Volunteers of the Month: March 2017

From 826LA in Echo Park: Benjamin Chapman is an L.A. native who is always mistaken for a transplant because of his “un-L.A.” attitude. Educated at U.C. Berkeley and Loyola Law School, he worked for the District Attorney’s Office and then … Read more

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Volunteers of the Month: February 2017

From 826LA in Echo Park: For Francesca, just thinking about volunteering for the Journalism Workshops at 826LA in Echo Park gets her excited. Helping kids find value in their experiences through writing has become a very important part of her … Read more

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Volunteers of the Month: January 2017

From 826LA in Echo Park: Jim Newberry is a fine art and commercial photographer who was born and raised in Chicago, and relocated to Los Angeles in 2014. When he’s not shooting assignments for record labels, magazines, and other clients, he … Read more

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