826 National and Amazon are Teaming Up.

July 22, 2019

Online shopping is quick, convenient, and now supports young writers. Shop for a cause by supporting 826 National with AmazonSmile. Simply register 826 National as your preferred organization on AmazonSmile.com and 0.5% of every purchase will support over 68,000 students across the 826 Network. Here’s how: 


1. Select 826 National: Log onto AmazonSmile using your existing Amazon account, and search for 826 National in the welcome screen. You only have to select 826 National once, and the system will remember your choice.

2. Save: Bookmark AmazonSmile and start your shopping from there every time. Here’s the key — 826 National only benefits from your purchase if you’re shopping through an smile.amazon.com web address, rather than an amazon.com address. But don’t worry if you forget to begin your shopping spree at AmazonSmile. Navigate to AmazonSmile at any point before check-out, and all of the items will remain in your cart!

3. Share: Spread the word with friends and family! Once you register, AmazonSmile will give you the option to share via Facebook and Twitter so others can support 826 National, too.

That’s it! Once you choose 826 National, don’t forget to save the link for later and share it with everyone you know. Thank you for supporting the 826 Network!

More Stories Like This »

The Grand Opening of 826 New Orleans

September 16, 2018

On #826Day, the newest 826 Chapter, 826 New Orleans, opened the doors to their new Youth Writing Center in the 7th ward of New Orleans. ✏️??️ Every 826 center is different. Every space feels different because every community is different. We are … Continue reading

Celebrate teacher appreciation week with an 826 Digital educator!

May 3, 2019

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week! Teachers, we’re endlessly grateful for you here at 826 National, and we’re committed to supporting your crucial work with young writers. It’s why we launched 826 Digital, our pay-what-you-wish online platform that delivers teaching resources from … Continue reading

CALLING ALL YOUNG WRITERS AND DIGITAL MAVENS…SUBMIT YOUR ESSAYS BY OCTOBER 27TH!

September 20, 2017

826 National and Common Sense Media are excited to announce that they are putting together a book wherein young writers explore their relationship with the internet, with social media, and with the digital world in general. For a short time, … Continue reading