Getting to know Girls Inc. of Lynn, an SCI AmeriCorps host site Opportunity to serve with Girls Inc. of Lynn in Lynn, MA – 2022-2023 Community Engagement Coordinator Position Available Girls Inc. of Lynn’s mission is to inspire all girls to be Strong, Smart and Bold by meeting the needs… Read More »Inspiring all girls to be strong, smart, and bold
This summer, Leaders for an Equitable Tomorrow (LET) participants took action. After researching, planning, and reflecting, these 10 teen interns are developing an online resource for them and their peers. The Middlesex 4 Mental Health site launched earlier this month. (And you can follow the group on Instagram @middlesex4mentalhealth!) The… Read More »Developing Leaders: Leaders for an Equitable Tomorrow
Getting to know Friends of the Rafael Hernández School, an SCI AmeriCorps host site Opportunity to serve with Friends of the Rafael Hernández School in Boston, MA – 2022-2023 Community Engagement Coordinator Position Available The mission of the Friends of the Rafael Hernández School (FOH) is to support and advocate… Read More »Art, Cultura e Identidad
Getting to know SCI Woburn, an SCI AmeriCorps host site Opportunity to serve with SCI Woburn in Woburn, MA – 2022-2023 Community Engagement Coordinator Position Available Founded in 2002, SCI Social Capital Inc.’s (SCI) mission is to strengthen communities by connecting diverse individuals and organizations through civic engagement initiatives. We… Read More »Cultivating Connections. Developing Leaders. Strengthening Communities.
Getting to know Kids in Tech, an SCI AmeriCorps host site Opportunity to serve with Kids in Tech in Boston, MA and Lowell, MA – 2022-2023 Community Engagement Coordinator Position Available with Tech Certification Training Included! Kids in Tech was founded to serve youth from low-income families, providing them with… Read More »Excite. Educate. Empower.
Twenty years ago today, on June 20th, 2002, SCI’s story officially began with the incorporation of our organization. Two years earlier, on a flight to San Francisco, I finished reading a book that fueled an idea – Robert Putnam’s Bowling Alone. Having recently moved back to Woburn, the town where… Read More »SCI Turns 20!
A few weeks ago, SCI once again adjusted to our new normal and held a new version of our 15th Annual SCI Luncheon event. When we began planning late in 2021, we weren’t sure what the spring might look like, so we decided on a hybrid event. Two virtual events… Read More »Celebration and Recognition: The 2022 SCI Luncheon Series!
On Saturday, May 7th SCI held its first of two COVID community vaccine clinics partnered with a local Woburn church and medical group. Before the clinic, SCI had learned of two key barriers to vaccination from members of the Woburn community, especially for immigrants. First of all, most nearby vaccination… Read More »Local SCI Clinic Boosts Accessibility
The Leaders for an Equitable Tomorrow (LET) program is a partnership between Winchester’s Network for Social Justice (NFSJ) and Woburn’s Social Capital Inc. with funding through CHNA15 DoN funds from Lahey Hospital and Medical Center and Winchester Hospital. LET is a youth development program for high schoolers in Winchester and Woburn to learn more about social and… Read More »Summer Opportunity for Youth
Through the SCI Vaccine Equity & Access Program (VEAP), we have been adapting our strategies throughout the year to find the best ways to increase access to the COVID vaccines and work toward more equitable vaccination numbers. With most vaccination opportunities in the Woburn area requiring filling out those extensive… Read More »Boosting accessibility with a community clinic