Girls Inc. of Lynn

Girls Inc. 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament on August 14th

Published By: 3W Giant Mart

On Wednesday August 14 2013

Time: 3:30 pm

3 on 3 Basketball Tournament by Girls Inc. in Warren St. Park, (or Lynn Tech gym in case of rain). Park Clean Up from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm. Registration fee will be waved if your team attends the Park Clean Up.

Prize: VISA gift card for each player on the winning teams.

Click here to register!

Social with Mayor at City Hall in Lynn on August 27th

Photo By: Dainty Cakes Tampa

Tuesday, August 27 2013

Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Ice Cream social at City Hall in Lynn for  all the children who participated and completed the Summer Reading Program sponsored by the Lynn Public Library. Logs need to be returned to the Library in order to receive an invitation to attend.

Curious Creatures will be visiting the Lynn Public Library!

Published by: Bridgeport Public Library

On Wednesday, August 14 2013

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Curious Creatures will be visiting the Lynn Public Library with an array of live animals. Join us for a fun, educational and interactive prgram. All ages are welcome.

Please contact the Lynn Public Library for more information.

Blues Band in Red Rock Park on August 15th

Photographed by: Elizabeth Thomsen

On Thursday, August 15 2013

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00pm

Lynn-Nahant Bach Summer Concert Series at Red Rock Park, Lynn.

Volunteer Outreach Coordinator Position

By: Girls Inc. of Lynn


A ten-month AmeriCorps position serving at the Host Site of Girls Incorporated of Lynn 

The mission of SCI Social Capital Inc. is to strengthen communities by connecting diverse individuals and organizations through civic engagement initiatives.  We envision a nation where individuals are strongly connected to their neighbors and play an active role in shaping the destiny of their communities.  This increase in ‘social capital’ will result in communities that are safer, healthier and more vital.  

The mission of Girls Incorporated of Lynn to inspire girls to be strong, smart and bold by meeting the needs of girls in the community, developing girls' capacity to overcome the effects of discrimination and be self-sufficient, responsible members of the community, and to serve as a vigorous advocate for all girls. 

Girls Incorporated of Lynn is fortunate to have over 200 women, men and student volunteers annually providing a variety of enrichment activities for our members.  The Volunteer Outreach Coordinator will increase the number of volunteers by 10% and foster positive relationships for our volunteers. Ten hours a week will be dedicated to SCI Social Capital Inc. and its mission. 

Girls Inc. of Lynn Duties and Responsibilities 

·    Volunteer Recruitment:  Coordinate outreach efforts including website updates, online listings, and selected social networks.  Attend college and business volunteer fairs, and other community venues. Create recruitment materials and update the volunteer handbook and forms as needed.  

·    Interview and screen potential volunteers:  Respond to volunteer inquiries, schedule volunteer meetings, determine if there is a current match for the volunteer within the agency, maintain volunteer log. Plan and participate in orientation evenings, prepare necessary material including volunteer job descriptions, and ensure paperwork is completed. 

·    Communications:  Establish and maintain ongoing communications by meeting regularly with staff to assess volunteer needs and current activity, and provide support/direction to volunteers. Schedule and meet with each volunteer on a monthly basis and share feedback with staff.  Plan and write a quarterly volunteer article for our e-newsletter, website and newspaper, and photograph volunteers during their service for promotion.  Responsible for performing exit interviews with volunteers, including an evaluation, and sending a thank you letter to each volunteer. Submit monthly updates on volunteer activity and a quarterly volunteer report. 
·    Volunteer Recognition:  Organize and implement quarterly appreciations and celebrations for volunteers. Arrange for recognition of volunteers in April which is national Volunteer Appreciation Month. 

·    Special Projects:  Assist with the recruitment for Career Speaker Series, holiday events, and other events as needed.  Coordinate Community Care Day activities and work with staff on special projects and specific tasks as assigned. 

SCI Outreach & Technology Coordinator duties: 

The SCI AmeriCorps member will use technology and in-person outreach to recruit residents to volunteer and participate in civic activities.  

·    Recruit and coordinate at least 75 volunteers and document at least 200 additional individuals participated in community activities as a result of the member’s service. 

·    Promote the SCI website to the Lynn community and oversee activity on the website.  Participate in the Communities That Cares Youth Council- Part of the Solution coalition.  Provide initial training to CTC members so they may upload information on their activities and volunteer opportunities directly to the website. 

·    Increase traffic by 10% for the SCI community web  tools and host partner website (if applicable 

·     Responsible for assembling a weekly e-blast to the SCI community and updating of the email list. 

·    Attend trainings and meetings as required at SCI and complete required reports in a timely fashiion.  

Qualifications and Requirements 

·    Technically proficient in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, Outlook, Publisher, Access, and PowerPoint 
·    Excellent verbal, written, communication skills with strong interpersonal skills 
·    Experience updating websites, and utilizing Face book and other social media preferred 
·    Ability to work independently and as a team to accomplish work objectives 
·    Detail oriented, organized and the ability to manage multiple tasks 
·    An interest in working within a diverse, girl-focused agency 
·    Ability to work flexible hours including some evenings 

Hours:  Regular hours are 10am – 6pm.  Occasional evening hours may be scheduled. 

To Apply 

Send your cover letter and resume to Dan McConvey:, or via mail to: 
Social Capital Inc. 
165M New Boston St., Suite 233 
Woburn, MA  01801 

Click here for more information!

The 1st Tuesday of Every Month Free At YMCA


Time: 5:00 AM to 10:00 PM


On Tuesday, August 6 2013, there is a Community Day at the Lynn YMCA, from 5:00 AM to 10:00 PM.

For more information click here!

Free Teen Center Event at Lynn English

Published by: the Allen County (IN) Public Library

Time: 6:30 PM

On Saturday, August 3 2013 at Lynn English from 6:30 to 9:30 PM 

Sports, Games, Pizza and Guest Speakers! For Free!

For more information click here!

Yoga Fridays at Lynn Museum

Photograph By: New Home Living

Time: 1:00 PM

Every Friday they have a relaxing yoga session from 1-2 PM in the first floor gallery of the museum. The cost is per session.


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