The mission of SCI Woburn is to strengthen the community by connecting diverse individuals and organizations through civic engagement initiatives. The SCI Woburn website serves as a community resource connecting residents to volunteer opportunities, community events and resources.

LET Workshop Speaker Philmore Phillip II

On Sunday, February 13th, SCI and the Network for Social Justice hosted a virtual career panel for middle and high school students through the Leaders for an Equitable Tomorrow (LET) program, which is funded through CHNA15 DoN funds from Lahey Hospital and Medical Center and Winchester Hospital.

The panel focused on youth activism, and our panelists were: Sam Gerry (WMHS ‘20) – Mental health advocate and co-founder of Kick It for a Cause, Sophia Ichizawa – Housing Equity VISTA AmeriCorps Member at The Neighborhood Developers, Philmore Philip – Activist and Founding Director of CATO:The Coalition of Us in Reading, and Sam Wilson – Director of Youth Ministries at Winchester Unitarian Society.

Check out the video below for a short clip from the panel presentation, and you can watch the full panel recording on YouTube!

Sign up here to attend our next virtual career panel on Sunday, March 13th, at 1pm!

flier promoting an opportunity for teens to get involved in a vaccine education campaign

Grants of up to $1,000 are available for groups of teens to develop an awareness campaign to encourage more of their peers to get vaccinated; with a priority on population groups with low vaccination rates. With changes to masking policies, all the more reason to make sure as many people as possible are protected by the vaccine!

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Festival
Sat, 05/07/2022 - 10:00am

The Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Festival will be held May 7th at the Maria Hastings Elementary School cafeteria in Lexington.

Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage month is a celebration of a diverse group of ethnic heritage within the Asian community who bring a wealth of enriched culture to our society. This celebration will endeavor to build awareness and educate our community on the various cultures and contributions these different Asian ethnic groups have brought to enrich our American Story.