Limited number of tickets still available for the 2017 Social Capitalist Luncheon

A limited number of tickets are still available to honor David Shapiro at the 2017 Social Capitalist Luncheon on a first come, first served basis - please join us for this great event!

The luncheon will take place on Wednesday, March 29 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel Registration will begin at 11:30am and lunch will be held between noon and 1:30pm. We will be honoring David Shapiro, the CEO of MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership with the 2017 SCI Idealist Award.

If you are interested in buying a ticket for the event, please click here to visit our website. Any questions can be directed towards jcaress@socialcapitalinc.org.
 

Equality and Acceptance group looking for middle school students

Do you know a Woburn middle school student that would welcome a chance to talk to their peers about important issues like relationships, bullying, body image, self esteem and peer pressure? The new Equality & Acceptance group provides a safe space for students to talk about issues they are interested in, led by a group of trained high school leaders!

Meet high school students and share your experiences - Tuesdays at the Kennedy Middle School and Thursdays at the Joyce Middle School 2:15-3:15pm. If you have any questions, or are interested in getting your child involved, please contact mobrien@socialcapitalinc.org.

Parents are encouraged to share this message with their children!
 

Volunteers needed for senior shoveling!

Shoveling for seniors flyer

Due to the upcoming snowstorm, we are looking for more volunteers for the Woburn Volunteers for Seniors project! Help seniors shovel their driveways and walkways - this is not only a great way to give back to your community but also a great way to earn service hours! If you're interested in helping, please contact Mollie O'Brien at mobrien@socialcapitalinc.org.
 

Looking for members - Horn Pond Summer Concert Series Steering Committee!

Free concert sign for concert series

SCI is now looking for individuals in the community interested in joining this year's Horn Pond Summer Concert Series Steering Committee! Committee members will be responsible for attending meetings every 3-4 weeks, as well as general organization, publicity and set-up for the concert events.

If you are interested in joining the Steering Committee, please contact Mollie O'Brien at mobrien@socialcapitalinc.org.
 

Woburn Middlesex Lions Club Annual Comedy Show

Flyer for the Woburn Middlesex Lions Club Annual Comedy Show

Please join the Woburn Middlesex Lions Club at their annual Comedy Show, this Saturday, March 4 at the Woburn Sons of Italy Hall! The doors will open at 6:30pm and the show will begin at 8. Headlining will be Woburn native, Dave Andrews, along with fellow comedians Abhishek Shah and Andrea Henry. 

A cash bar will be available and attendees are welcome to bring their own snacks/dinner into the venue! There will be some GREAT RAFFLE prizes this year, including a hotel overnight, 50/50 and "Taste of the Town" restaurant raffle. 

Tickets are $20 or $25 at the door. Please contact Donna King at donna_oneil7@yahoo.com or call 781-938-6624 to purchase tickets

Great turnout at Second Community Forum on Race Relations!

Photo of Ron Walker speaking at the Second Community Forum on Race Relations

SCI, in collaboration with the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, hosted the Second Community Forum on Race Relations which took place on Thursday, February 16 from 7-9pm. The event was a great success and there was an amazing turnout from the Woburn community and beyond! 

Please look out for the Third Community Forum on Race Relations which will be held on Thursday, April 6 from 7-9pm at the Woburn Memorial High School. This forum will focus on the action steps that we as individuals, as well as the Woburn community as a whole, can take to address issues of race relations previously discussed.

English at Large's "A Bid for Literacy" Auction is now open

English at Large logo

English at Large is looking for YOU to bid today on their online auction - all proceeds from the auction go to support programs for English language learners in 21 different communities! Included in the auction items are Red Sox and Celtics tickets, restaurant gift cards, wine selections, hotel stays, passes for local excursions and much more. 

Not only do you have the chance to win GREAT ITEMS but you will also be supporting a GREAT CAUSE that opens doors to opportunity for immigrants and refugees acrosss the Greater Boston area. Click here to bid today! The auction ends at 10pm on Monday, March 6, 2017.

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