Our Locations
826LA in Mar Vista
and the Time Travel Mart
12515 Venice Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90066
(310) 915-0200
826LA in Echo Park (map)
and the Time Travel Mart
1714 W. Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90026
(213) 413-3388
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Get more involved with the life of 826LA when you join Partners in Time. Members enjoy unique benefits, recognition, and special events throughout the year. Through their important contributions and commitment, Partners in Time provide for the future of 826LA and keep our student programs fresh, imaginative, and available to Los Angeles’s students.

Please be sure to review the benefits and tax deductible amounts associated with each level of membership.  Prefer not to receive memebership benefits? Just write, "do not receive benefits" in the PayPal instructions, and your gift will be fully tax deductible.

For more information about Partners in Time, contact Carolyn Gan.


The Present - $100+
(Tax deductible: $100)
  • 15% discount and special shopping days at the Echo Park  and Mar Vista Time Travel Marts.
  • Acknowledgement on 826LA website and annual report.

Tomorrow - $250+
(Tax deductible: $225)
The above, plus:
  • Invitations to 826LA student book release parties, where young authors read their original work aloud and sign copies of their published books.

Near Future - $500+
(Tax deductible: $470)
All of the above, plus:
  • Invitations to Partners in Time Salons, where members meet renowned authors in intimate settings for cocktails and conversation.
  • Copy of the 826LA annual report.

The Future - $826+
(Tax deductible: $781)
All of the above, plus:
  • Invitation to the annual Young Authors' Book Project release party, where high school writers read their nationally published work aloud.
  • Copy of the Young Authors’ Book Project, released each spring.
  • Acknowledgement in the Young Authors’ Book Project publication.

Distant Future - $1,000+
(Tax deductible: $955)
All of the above, plus:
  • One original illustration, drawn and signed by a local artist, inspired by a story written by students during an 826LA field trip.
  • Private tour of 826LA in Mar Vista or Echo Park.

Bright Future - $2,500+
(Tax deductible: $2,405)
All of the above, plus:
  • Invitation to a dinner with fellow 826LA supporters, featuring special guests.

Brilliant Future - $5,000+
(Tax deductible: $4,800)
All of the above, plus:
  • Complimentary Tomorrow-level membership for the friend or associate of your choice.
  • Private Storytelling & Bookmaking event for adults or children.

Forever - $10,000+
(Tax deductible: $9,800)
All of the above, plus:
  • Permanent acknowledgement for all time (barring any complications with the space-time continuum) on the Echo Park or Mar Vista Time Travel Mart’s Employee of the Month wall.

Choose Your Own Amount