826LA is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting students ages six to eighteen with their creative and expository writing skills, and to helping teachers inspire their students to write.

826LA’s services are structured around the understanding that great leaps in learning can happen with one-on-one attention, and that strong writing sills are fundamental to future success. Since opening its doors in 2005, 826LA has served more than 50,000 students through free tutoring and writing support with the support of over 3,300 registered volunteers.