SCI in the News

Tweetup Draws About 50 People Face-to-Face

"Tweetup Draws About 50 People Face-to-Face," by Nadine Wandzilak, Woburn Patch
Despite the stormy weather, some 50 people turned out for the first #TweetupWob event. It definitely proved to be a good social capital builder, creating new relationships and enabling some previously online only friends to meet in person. Nice recap by Woburn Patch. Thanks to @BeaconGrille for hosting, and @Thoughtfuleats and @Superathens for helping us put it together!

Social Capital Inc. on cusp of 10 years

"Social Capital Inc. on cusp of 10 years" by Gordon Vincent, Middlesex East (July 13, 2011)

Social Capital Inc. was featured in the July 13-14 2011 edition of the Middlesex East insert in the Daily Times Chronicle.

The article has some great details about SCI and our mission, and gives insight into why David founded the organization. You can read the article by clicking on the article link above, or by downloading a PDF copy of the article below.

Find Yourself Fridays a Hit

The JAG Youth Council in Milford has hosted a number of Find Yourself Friday where they support a cause and give the youth of Milford a fun and safe place to enjoy themselves on a Friday night. Please click here to read about the latest Find Yourself Friday event! 

You can see the JAG Youth Council and Milfrod Youth Center featured on Patch here

Woburn Resident Honored at Social Captialist Luncheon

Woburn resident, Elaine Dougherty, was honored at the Social Capitalist Luncheon hosted by SCI on March 30. Read coverage of her award on Woburn Patch.

You can also read more about Elaine's work with SCI by visiting the luncheon page

Milford Teen Recognized

One of the Milford Youth Center teens was recognized by Milford Patch for the difference he is making in the community. To read more, click here

My Fall River Fitness Challenge

SCI AmeriCorps member, Beth Ayer, helped captains from some of the 45 teams signed up for the Fall River Fitness Challenge get started on the web. To read the article, click here

Find Yourself Fridays at Milford Youth Center

Read about an event hosted by the Milford Youth Center, where SCI AmeriCorps member, Jen Ward is serving. This event drew over 70 youth in early February. To read the article, click here.

Can Social Media Build Social Capital?

Read a conversation with SCI Founder, David Crowley about how social media can help build social capital. To read the article, click here.

Woburn Remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Social Capital Inc. is a proud co-sponsor, for the eighth year in a row, of the Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Luncheon. You can read press coverage of the event from the Woburn Advocate by clicking here.

Milford Youth Plan Friday Night Events

"Title," by Author, The SCI Daily News

Members of the JAG Youth Council received a $1,000 for their Youth Venture proposal.  The Youth Council, now in its third year, is one of six such councils that utilize the SCI Youth Leadership Curriculum.  The initial funding to start the Council came from a Comcast Foundation grant.Read more