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OUR MISSION

Our mission is to encourage the exploration of endless possibility through the power of writing. To empower students with the skills to write their own paths forward, undefined by circumstance. To support new and exciting approaches to writing and inspire student engagement. And to foster generations of creative writers and thinkers, who together will define a better future.

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FEATURED STORY

    My Body

    January 2018

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    How to Get Santa Claus on Camera (This Set-Up Is on X-Mas Eve)

    December 2017

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    The Place in My Mind

    October 2017

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    The Adventures of Nutriman and Junkster

    September 2017

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    I Am From

    August 23, 2017

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    If I Could Transport Anywhere

    July 2017

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    Thunder God

    June 2017

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    Candy Galaxy

    May 2017

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    A Quick Loan

    March 2017

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    Cookies

    December 2016

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    NEWS

      High School of Fashion Industries Book Release

      January 19, 2018

      This fall seniors from the High School of Fashion Industries' "Film and Drama" elective participated in an in-schools residency with 82...

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      Meet our January Volunteer of the Month: Susan Pelzer

      January 2018

      Susan Pelzer has been volunteering with 826NYC since the fall of 2016. In that time, she has become an invaluable member of our Park Slope Tutoring co...

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      Moussa F. Receives The William Peter Blatty Award

      November 16, 2017

      826NYC is pleased to announce the winner of the William Peter Blatty Award for outstanding writing by a young author, Moussa F. ...

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      Meet our November Volunteer of the Month: Carol Goldberg

      November 2017

      Carol is in her second year of being a superstar volunteer here at 826NYC! A consistent and invaluable presence in our Field Trips and In-schools prog...

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      Back to School in the Writers’ Room

      The Writers' Room at PS/MS 7 and Global Tech Prep is back in action this fall!...

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      Meet our October Volunteer of the Month: Joanne Ramadani!

      October 2017

      So far this year, Joanne has come in two days a week and stepped up as a leader in AST, helping to orient and support new tutors and following up with...

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      Welcome Our CUNY Service Corps Members!

      September 2017

      CUNY Service Corps Members join 826NYC!...

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      826NYC Welcomes Our First-Ever Teaching Artist Cohort

      8/28/2017

      826NYC hired a cohort of dynamic and experienced Teaching Artists for in-school residencies in New York City public schools. Meet them here!...

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      David Zwirner Books x 826NYC Literary Prize Reading

      August 8, 2017

      Isiah Tamar, age 17, reads work at David Zwirner Books pop-up shop...

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      Meet Our Volunteer Committee!

      August 1, 2017

      Our Volunteer Committee plans appreciation parties, recruits and trains new volunteers, and supports ongoing volunteer professional development. Learn...

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