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Friday, October 18

A night to remember, a room to write

Last week, friends, family, teachers, and members of the 826 Boston community came together to celebrate the Blanca Burgos Bilingual Writers’ Room at the Rafael Hernández School. See pictures [...]

Photo by Kyle Davi

Wednesday, October 16

Celebrating LatinX Heritage with Dariel Suarez

"If I'm willing to spend two years of my life writing when no one else is asking me to, then I think that qualifies you as a writer."

Friday, October 4

Ready to run for 826 Boston?

Ready to go the distance (26.2 miles, that is) for 826 Boston’s free writing and tutoring programs? We’re looking for two runners for the 2020 Boston Marathon, as part of the John Hancock [...]

Tuesday, October 1

826 Boston Poets on BBC Radio 4

BBC Radio 4—which has an audience of 10 million listeners worldwide—aired a 30-minute story on Monday featuring 826 Boston and 826NYC, and we wanted to share it with you right away. You can [...]

Thursday, September 26

826 Boston Just Keeps Growing

In the last year, we’ve sure been busy at 826 Boston. Since last September, we’ve opened three new Writers’ Rooms, grown our base of volunteers, and increased the number of students that we [...]

Suzanne Oulette

Friday, September 13

826 Boston Selected For Inaugural Shout Syndicate Grant

826 Boston thanks The Shout Syndicate, The Boston Foundation, and the Mayor’s Office of Arts and Culture for a generous grant to fund a new publishing opportunity for Boston youth. The [...]

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