Jenna Francis's blog

It is indeed a strange time to be alive.  We've all had events, programs, classes, work and leisure activities cancelled and postponed.  But, through it all we have  united as a community and shown our best side to be kind, generous and caring.  Although we are saddened to  come to the decision to postpone our usual WorldFest event until 2021 we are excited about our pivot to host a... 

Virtual WorldFest Weekend May 15-17!

flier for the GenLynk program matching seniors citizens with volunteer callers.

At SCI we are concerned about keeping people socially connected and supported, in addition to meeting important basic needs during this COVID-19 crisis.

We are pleased to support Winchester High School student Ben Burns as an outreach partner for the GenLynk program he is developing to match seniors with volunteers in a phone buddy system.

A number of people have expressed interest in volunteering for something like this. There has definitely been a big interest in volunteering; Ben has a good number of initial volunteers signed up.

From the onset of the closure of schools in Woburn the district has been working hard to provide food to those in need.  As the public health crisis is an ongoing and rapidly evolving situation there have been necessary changes made to the food assistance program along the way.