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826NYC is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting students ages 6-18 with their creative and expository writing skills, and to helping teachers inspire their students to write. Our services are structured around our belief that great leaps in learning can happen with one-on-one attention and that strong writing skills are fundamental to future success.



    Super Kids, Serious Authors

    May 17, 2016
    Warby Parker (1209 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10028)

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    Scrabble for Cheaters 2016

    May 14, 2016
    372 5th Ave., Park Slope, Brooklyn

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    Stand Up for 826NYC

    January 31, 2016
    7:30 PM
    The Bell House (149 7th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215)

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    Trivia Night for Cheaters 2015

    October 27th
    The Bell House, 149 7th St., Brooklyn, NY

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    Erasers for Breakfast: Exclusive League of SuperHumans Film Screening

    September 22, 2015
    Top Secret

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    826NYC Exhibition, Auction & Reception

    Wednesday, July 22
    6 – 8 pm
    David Zwirner Gallery: 533 West 19th Street

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    Super Kids, Serious Authors: A Supporters-Only Extravaganza

    May 4, 2015
    37 Main Street, Brooklyn, NY

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    Scrabble for Cheaters: A Benefit for 826NYC

    April 25, 2015
    12:00 pm
    372 5th Avenue, Brooklyn (Brooklyn Superhero Supply Co.)

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    Smart Alecks for Smart Kids: An 826NYC Fundraiser

    Monday, December 8th
    Doors at 8pm. Show at 8:30pm
    The Bell House: 149 7th St, Brooklyn, New York 11215

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    Trivia Night for Cheaters

    Sunday December 7th, 2014
    The Bell House, 149 7th Street, Gowanus, Brooklyn

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      Super Kids, Serious Authors

      May 24, 2016

      Published authors read 826NYC students' work at Warby Parker on 5/17....

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      Meet May’s Volunteer of the Month: Alli Dunn

      May 5, 2016

      With a long history supporting students in the NYC school system, it only makes sense that Alli would be a superstar tutor at 826NYC's Park Slope...

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      Scrabble for Cheaters: The Tile Fondlers & Josh Spiro

      May 1, 2016

      The Tile Fondlers road to Scrabble for Cheaters 2016...

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      Scrabble for Cheaters: The X-Tiles & Owen Corrigan!

      April 29, 2016

      The Truth is Out There (probably in a book). ...

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      Meet our April Volunteer of the Month: Sam Greenhoe

      April 4, 2016

      Sam has been volunteering with 826NYC's After-School Tutoring program nearly since the beginning. Read on to get some invaluable insight into how...

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      The 826NYC Writers’ Room at MS 7 and Global Tech Prep

      March 25, 2016

      826NYC's new program! Opening in September of 2016....

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      Meet our March Volunteers of the Month: Ned & Ben!

      March 2, 2016

      Our March Volunteers of the Month embody the essence of superheroism: not only do they take on THREE shifts in the Superhero Supply Store each week, b...

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      Tutor South Williamsburg’s Youngest Writers

      March 12, 2016

      826NYC will be hosting a special training for prospective volunteers interested in tutoring at our Williamsburg satellite location on March 12....

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      Meet our February Volunteer of the Month: Gili Malinsky

      February 1, 2016

      For over a year, Gili has brought her positive attitude and sense of humor to helping to manage store volunteers and to serving as a member of the vol...

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      Thank You AT&T for supporting the Young Authors Book Project

      January 26, 2016

      AT&T to fund the Young Authors Book Project....

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