826DC is a nonprofit dedicated to working with students ages 6-18 in developing their creative and expository writing skills, and to working with teachers to inspire their students to write. We believe that great leaps in learning can happen with one-on-one attention and that strong writing skills are fundamental to future success.

Office location: 

3233 14th Street NW
Washington, DC



Support services: 

Homework help
Reading and writing skills

DCPS schools served: 

  • Ballou High School
  • Cardozo High School at Meyer
  • Columbia Heights Education Campus
  • Coolidge High School
  • Ellington School of the Arts
  • Francis-Stevens Education Campus
  • H.D. Woodson High School
  • Jefferson Middle School
  • MacFarland Middle School
  • McKinley Technology High School
  • Oyster-Adams Bilingual School
  • Raymond Education Campus
  • Roosevelt High School
  • West Education Campus
  • Wilson High School

DC public charter schools served: 

  • Capital City Public Charter School Lower
  • Capital City Public Charter School Upper
  • Carlos Rosario International PCS
  • Cesar Chavez PCS - Bruce Prep
  • Cesar Chavez PCS - Capitol Hill
  • Cesar Chavez PCS - Parkside Middle
  • Cesar Chavez PCS - Parkside Upper
  • E.L. Haynes PCS - Georgia Avenue
  • E.L. Haynes PCS - High School
  • KIPP DC: AIM Academy
  • KIPP DC: College Preparatory
  • KIPP DC: KEY Academy
  • KIPP DC: WILL Academy
  • Maya Angelou PCS Lower
  • Maya Angelou PCS Upper
  • SEED
  • Two Rivers PCS - Upper

Hours of Operation: 

During school
After school
Weekends and holidays

Days of Operation: 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Months of Operation: 

Year round

DC wards served: 

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Ages served: 


Grades served: