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"I am the beginning of many ideas..."

We offer tutoring, field trips, and publishing projects--for free!

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Be More, Think Differently

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Student Writing Galore

"There was a princess who had blue eyes, black hair, and who was pretty, pretty, pretty."

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A Few Of Our Magnificient Authors

“Once upon a time there was a chocolate gingerbread woman. She was pretty, rich, and had lots of jobs.”

Please Don’t Eat Me, Fudge!

by Adriana

“Agent Sneaky works for the USA and he works for the Russians, so he’s a double agent.”

Agent Sneaky

by Jalen

Who We Are

At 826 Boston, we transform students into published authors, building their arsenal of literacy skills and boosting their confidence with hands-on projects. Learn more about the staff, volunteers, and community partners behind 826 Boston.

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Want to help mold the next generation of poets, authors, and literary rockstars? Join us at our next volunteer orientation. We can't wait to meet you.

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Upcoming Events

Dance beneath the roar of the confetti cannons at one of our signature gala events, attend a reading at one of Boston's best book stores, or see what's cooking at our tutoring center.

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Greater Boston Bigfoot Research Institute

Grab a Box & Stick Trap and join us on the hunt for Bigfoot. Or peruse our catalog of top-notch student publications. Every purchase supports 826 Boston's free youth writing and tutoring programs.

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