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Volunteers of the Month: July 2016

From 826LA in Mar Vista: Kim Adelman has created and led three weekend workshops that debuted at 826LA in Mar Vista and encored at the Hammer [Museum]. She hopes to do them at Echo Park in the future. Kim first made … Read more

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Volunteers of the Month: June 2016

From 826LA in Mar Vista: Ashlyn Anstee runs weekend workshops of all varieties for 826LA, including comics, storytelling, and a particularly adventurous workshop where the kids banded together to escape from a desert island. It’s hard to tell who is … Read more

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Volunteers of the Month: May 2016

From 826LA in Mar Vista: Ginger Pennington loves helping creative kids write books during 826LA’s Field Trips! When she’s not helping kids write poetic odes to a sick anteater, or seeking four perfect alternate endings to a story about trash … Read more

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Volunteers of the Month: April 2016

From 826LA in Mar Vista: Tiana Martin has worked with 826LA since August 2014 and is most recently proud to support the 2016 Young Authors’ Book Project at Animo Venice Charter High School. For the last fifteen years, Tiana has worked … Read more

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Volunteers of the Month: March 2016

From 826LA in Mar Vista: Gail Frigo’s first day as a volunteer tutor at 826LA was on March 27, 2014 and it was “love at first sight.” She thinks that the kids at 826LA are awesome! They’re serious about learning, whether … Read more

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