826 National is a network of youth tutoring and writing centers with locations in seven cities- San Francisco, Los Angeles, Brooklyn, Boston, Chicago, Ann Arbor and Seattle. At the core of the organization is a dedication to helping students 6-18 with their English and writing skills. Each location has a storefront that supports the centers. The concept behind Tour 826 is a cafe and bakery located in Traverse City, Michigan. This cafe only serves locally sourced and seasonally picked produce. The goal was to create a cafe that only serves locally sourced and seasonally picked produce to help with gas emissions and other environment hurting aspects.