Boys & Girls Club of Woburn

SCI AmeriCorps

The SCI AmeriCorps program supports youth success by increasing volunteerism and providing leadership training and community service opportunities for youth. The goal of the SCI AmeriCorps program is to connect youth with relationships, experiences, and resources they need to succeed. Members implement volunteer outreach and capacity building activities that increase volunteer participation, and provide leadership training and community service opportunities for youth. Since 2007, SCI AmeriCorps members have served at various host sites, who are aligned with the mission of Social Capital Inc. 

Members not only serve with other host sites, but they can serve with SCI as well! SCI is currently looking for a Volunteer Outreach Coordinator (VOC) to serve with SCI Woburn. This member will be under the direction of the SCI Woburn Program Manager. 

Member responsibilities include:

  • Lead ongoing management of the SCI Engaging Volunteers (SERV) network, and lead coordination of annual SCI volunteer initiatives;
  • Lead ongoing coordination of Woburn Parent Network (WPN) program and resource offerings;
  • Participate in the organization and execution of annual SCI-led community events including: Allyship Month, AAPI Month, Black History Month, Juneteenth, and WorldFest;
  • Participate in planning and management of SCI Woburn communications consisting of: sciwoburn.org website management, @sciwoburn social media platforms, and the monthly community e-newsletter. 

Requirements:

  • Able to commit to Full-Time service in local communities with diverse residents 
  • Effective communication skills to conduct community outreach through marketing strategies and civic engagement
  • Strong work ethic, collaboration, and time management skills 
  • Availability to serve in-person for some or all service activities 

Benefits: 

  • Receive a Taxable Stipend up to $18,000/year, paid bi-weekly 
  • Earn a Federal Education Award worth $6000+ on successful completion of service 
  • Progressional development trainings 
  • Eligible for Free Health Care at a no cost premium 
  • Can receive Student Loan Forbearance during active service 

To apply please send a resume and cover letter to americorps@socialcapitalinc.org (Attn: Philip Gordon, Deputy Director) 

Or, submit an application through the MyAmeriCorps portal (search “Volunteer Outreach Coordinator” in the Program Name Field) 

Moo Fest will be held on Saturday, September 29th from 2:30-7:00 p.m. at the McKeown Boys & Girls Club of Woburn. Bands Squires of Soul and DJ Jeremy Long will perform live music while attendees can enjoy free food and play cornhole and giant jenga. Participate in "Cow Pie Bingo" for a chance to win $5,000! Attendance is free, so bring friends and family!

This event is sponsored by Northern Bank.

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The Boys & Girls Club of Woburn is a proud provider of excellent afterschool opportunities to more than 350 youth each afternoon. To keep fees low so that families can enjoy the Club, the Boys & Girls Club relies on community support through a variety of events, including the Annual Carnival. They are currently seeking volunteers for Friday May 16, Saturday May 17, and Sunday May 18.