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.

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) 

The Boston Rovers

The Horn Pond Summer Concert Series returns this summer after a one-year hiatus! This Friday, August 6, we welcome back The Boston Rovers sponsored by Rockland Trust. The show starts at 6 PM. 

The Boston Rovers are a crowd favorite with Celtic and Irish folk music and a wide range of covers.

The next concert in the series will be MaryBeth Maes on August 27th. 

Mike Moore and Steve Kelly

The Horn Pond Summer Concert Series returns this summer after a one-year hiatus! The first dates were rained out, but last week’s concert with MaryBeth Maes has been rescheduled for Friday, August 27.  This Friday, July 30 we welcome back Mike Moore and Steve Kelly sponsored by Lamacchia Realty. 

The concert starts at 6 PM and will finish at 8 PM.

Mike Moore and Steve Kelly are an acoustic duo.  With an expansive song list they are able to please any crowd!  

For your comfort and enjoyment, please remember to bring folding chairs, blankets and insect repellant. Visit SCIWoburn.org and https://www.facebook.com/SCIWoburn for any weather related updates on this concert and other community events.

The mission of SCI is to strengthen communities by connecting diverse individuals and organizations through civic engagement initiatives. Founded in 2002 in Woburn, SCI has grown to serve 20 Eastern Massachusetts communities. Major support for SCI Woburn is provided by Cummings Properties. 

A big thanks to our sponsor for the evening, Lamacchia Realty!