In the 2017-2018 school year, 826 New Orleans served 1,453 students.
We published 6 books written by young people.
Our students connected with a national audience through their publications and literary events.
We celebrated five years of our beloved Pizza Poetry program.
We opened a brand new Youth Writing Center in the 7th Ward, where we launched our After School Program, hosted writing workshops, held meetings of the Young Writers’ Council, and more.
Read on in our Annual Report for more highlights from this memorable year, and our vision for the future of 826 New Orleans.
The next chapter for our organization depends on raising the crucial funds needed for us to grow our team, allowing 826 New Orleans to broaden and deepen our impact.
The upcoming year is bound to be our most exciting yet. Join us in making it possible by making a tax-deductible donation today and supporting the voices of young writers.