I'm participating in Paddlestar Galactica, a ping pong tournament with a philanthropic twist: to raise money for 826DC, my local chapter of the 826 National network of nonprofit youth writing centers. Here's a video about their work. As a volunteer, I've seen 826DC in action and I can also attest to the importance of writing skills for success beyond school. Every student deserves the chance to develop their skills and tell their own story through writing.
For their latest round of fundraising