• After-School Tutoring

    After-School Tutoring

    826CHI’s site is packed four afternoons
    a week with students working on their homework and honing their writing skills.

  • Field Trips

    Field Trips

    On weekday mornings, we welcome classes from local schools for lively writing-based Field Trips hosted
    at our site.

  • Workshops


    Designed to foster creativity, strengthen writing skills, and provide students with a forum to
    execute projects they otherwise might not have the
    support to undertake.

  • High School Programs

    High School Programs

    826CHI offers a range of entirely free programming for high school students.

  • In-School Projects

    In-School Projects

    Because it can be difficult for teachers and students to make it to our center during the school day, 826CHI brings the program to the schools.

  • Publishing


    As a writing center, we are especially committed to publishing student work for our writers to
    share with their friends, family, the public at-large, and the entire universe.

  • In the Community

    In the Community

    826CHI partners with a number of non-profit organizations throughout Chicago. Through our partnership program, we strive to reach audiences that we don’t often see at our center.