Friday, November 4, 2011

Thank You College Essay Boot Camp Participants!

Thank you to 826 Boston partners Northeastern University and WriteBoston, and to the 85 tireless volunteers and 65 motivated students who made Saturday's Boot Camp a grand success!
  • 78 % of students who came to College Essay Boot Camp without having started their essays left with a first draft
  • 75% of students who attended left with a first, second or third draft completed  
  • 80% of students who attended reported that they made significant progress on their college essay
Please visit the 826 Boston Flickr account to view a photo album of the event -

...And please visit US at 3035 Washington St. in Roxbury!

: We offer FREE Saturday tutoring from 1:00-3:00 every Saturday, as well as writing workshops for teens. Call 617.442.5400 to sign up. 

We loved working with you - don't be strangers! Sign up for an 826 Boston volunteer orientation at and stay posted via volunteer newsletter for upcoming opportunities. 

All the best! - 826 Boston Staff