SCI Social Capitalist Luncheon

From date: 
Thu, 04/02/2015 - 11:30am

The 2015 SCI Social Capitalist Luncheon will take place on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel. At this event, we will have the pleasure of honoring our 2015 SCI Idealists: Benjamin Zander, conductor of The Boston Philharmonic Orchestra and the Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra, and Eric Schwarz, co-founder of Citizen Schools and the Executive Chairman of US2020. We will also be honoring a group of outstanding and inspirational Community Social Capitalists.

Y Volunteer Social

From date: 
Wed, 10/29/2014 - 6:30pm

The North Suburban YMCA is hosting a Volunteer Social for local volunteers! This event is free, and welcomes any volunteer in the area. This is a chance for you to meet others who are actively engaged in their community. The event is on Wednesday, October 29 at 6:30pm at the North Suburban YMCA (137 Lexington Street, Woburn.) Feel free to bring a friend!

Please RSVP by October 24th by calling 781 305 2908. 

SCI Recycling Collection

From date: 
Sat, 11/15/2014 - 9:00am


“Saving the World..... One Air Conditioner at a Time”

Appliance, Freon Bearing, CRT, Electronic Device Recycling Collection

Wondering what to do with that old television, computer monitor or appliance that is broken, unwanted or unused and just taking up space? Paul Medeiros and the Medeiros Crew Recycling Team has found and is working with a Massachusetts company that will collect these items at our drop off site which is now Spence Farm.

So clean out those basements, attics, garages and warehouses and bring your items down!Our next collection will be held on Saturday, November 15 from 9 AM to 1 PM at Woburn’s Spence Farm located at 41 Wyman Street, in Woburn. This one will benefit Social Capital Inc. (SCI) A portion of the proceeds will be going towards a scholarship fund set up for Woburn Memorial High School graduating seniors who will continue their education in a field of environmental education.

If interested in volunteering, please contact Brian at

SCI is partnering with the Healthy Chelsea Coalition to adapt the SCI web portal tool to help people in Chelsea to eat healthy foods and be physically active as a regular part of everyday life. SCI and the Healthy Chelsea Coalition seek an energetic candidate who will be the primary point-person to create content for Chelsea’s portal, and be recognized throughout the community as the specialist who serves as the “hub” of information about current community resources for healthy living. The successful applicant will need to be able to speak and write in Spanish and English.

Applications for the position are due by August 4, 2014. This position is funded by a grant from the Cabot Charitable Trust.To learn more about the position and to download the job description, please click here.

Social Capital Inc. is recruiting new AmeriCorps members for 5 Mass. Locations, including Woburn, Lynn and Fall River.  This is a great opportunity for recent college graduates to develop skills and gain valuable experience while serving local communities.  We have two types of positions: Youth Leadership Coordinator and Outreach and Technology Coordinator.  Please click here for detailed information regarding these positions.

Chase Community Giving LogoChase Community Giving is a program run by Chase Bank, which distributes corporate philantrhopy dollars to local charities and nonprofits.  The distribution of those funds is based on how many people vote online for their nonprofit.

Social Capital Inc, as a 501c3 nonprofit, is entered into this contest. There is a total of 5 million dollars being given away during this contest, and your support is appreciated.

If you have a facebook account you can vote for SCI here.  The voting only lasts until December 11, so please vote now.

Social Capital Inc. alo has a fan page on facebook!  Become a fan of SCI here.