826DC is seeking a creative, experienced, dynamic, and highly organized Director of Development who will successfully grow our fundraising initiatives in support of our multi-year strategic vision for growth and expansion. This full-time position will report directly to the Executive Director and will require close collaboration with program staff and the Board of Directors.
For the Full Job Description and For Application Instructions, Click the Link Below.Read More »
Are you tired of laying around the house and watching TV all summer? Want to do something incredible with your summer? Our Summer 2014 workshops will open to the public for registration on Friday, May 16. Check back at that time to register your student for zany, zippy, stupendous, and creative fun this summer! We will offer […]Read More »
Congratulations to Tom Passafiume for being named April 2014 Volunteer of the Month! As an after-school tutor, Tom works tirelessly to make sure the students have their homework done each day and that they aren’t driving the program staff too crazy.
826DC: How did you come to volunteer at 826DC?
TOM: I heard about 826DC from my wife, Andrea. She had attended a volunteer orientation and thought that I would really enjoy working with the students as part of the after-school tutoring. So, I signed up and have been volunteering since the Summer of 2013.
826DC: What is your favorite part of volunteering?
TOM: The kids, the kids, the kids, and the kids, and of course all of the other wonderful 826 volunteers and staff! It has been really fun and rewarding to help the students get excited about the possibilities of reading and writing!
826DC: What are you most excited about right now?
TOM: Right now, I am excited about putting up my snow boots and two snow shovels to enjoy a warm DC summer with my wife, Andrea, and my dog, Cassie.Read More »