Out-of-School Programs

After-School Writing & Tutoring Program

With individualized support, students complete homework, practice sustained reading, and tackle creative writing projects.

STEM Literacy Programs

With the help of partners and volunteers, 826 Boston delivers programs that support students as they craft and share stories about STEM.

In-School Programs

School Based Partnership Model

By infusing trained tutors into the classroom, 826 Boston lowers the student-to-teacher ratio and helps teachers complete writing projects big and small.

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Writers’ Room Program

A dedicated classroom within a Boston Public School building, the 826 Boston Writers' Room Program can catalyze a culture of creativity and writing for an entire school.

Young Authors’ Book Projects

During a year-long literary experience, students read and study mentor texts, then draft, revise, and polish their own storiesto be published in a professionally-designed book.

College Preparedness

Alumni Hiring & Scholarship Opportunities

826 Boston offers paid work opportunities for local teens & program alumni, in addition to scholarships for college-bound seniors. Help mentor a student like you and raise another writer!

College Essay Assistance

Personal statement support to unlock the stories within students for their college applications.

Youth Leadership

Youth Literary Advisory Board

826 Boston offers paid stipends to students for their work writing, editing, and advising during the school year.