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Video and Photos: 2018 MLK Day of Service

1/15/18 Lynn Museum/LynnArts was the headquarters this year for the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service in Lynn. After meeting in the Museum to hear from organizer Jaime Figueroa, who chaired the event this year, La Vida Scholars, Congressman Seth Moulton and Mayor McGee, an estimated 400 people spread throughout the city to…

Volunteer Clears 15 Hydrants

1/4/18 Ruben Holguin set a goal for himself tonight – to clear 15 buried fire hydrants. Ruben Holguin saw a post from someone online mentioning a free meal at Casa Antigua to people who clear fire hydrants. “I told her I would do one for the cause and that she could donate the plate to…

Lynn Community Association Signing up Volunteers for MLK Day of Service

1.3.17 January 16, 2017 is the Lynn Community Association organized 6th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. Volunteer for a shift that meets your schedule and talents at www.LynnMLKDay.org or click on the flyer below. The day begins with a meetup and continental breakfast 9:30am at the Washington Street Baptist Church, 256 Washington Street,…

LynnArts Filled With Generosity for West Baltimore Street

1/2/17 The LynnArts building of the Lynn Museum / LynnArts campus was open today to accept donations for the victims of the West Baltimore Street New Year’s fire. The donation drive was lead by Jolene Kelly, who works in the building, Lisa Wallace from One Community Once Voice, and other Lynn Museum / LynnArts board…

Volunteer Opportunity at Operation Bootstrap

Operation Bootstrap in Lynn seeks volunteers to help in their ESL classes for local adults. Co-teach an English conversation class or assist in an ESL classroom. Morning, afternoon, and evening openings Monday-Thursday. Other opportunities may be available for teaching math, computers, or helping with administrative tasks. Contact Kristen Beebe, Volunteer Coordinator, to apply kbeebe@operationbootstrap.org or 781-599-8543…

Volunteers Are Organizing 2016’s MLK, Jr. Service Day

January 18th, 2016 10:30am to 1:30pm Doors open at 9:30 a.m. at Girls Inc., 50 High Street, for check-in and breakfast; lunch will be served for volunteers 1 pm to 2 pm. Hundreds of Lynn and North Shore residents will step up to serve as volunteers on the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday Monday,…

Earth Day Cleanup Along Saugus River

Also for Earth Day – “500” – Large Downtown Lynn Cleanup April 25th Volunteers are invited to celebrate Earth Day by joining the Saugus River Watershed Council and the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation for a cleanup project at Marshview Park along the Saugus River in Lynn and Saugus on Saturday, April 25th, from…

Girls Inc. March Volunteer Spotlight

Part of the Solution is Girls Inc. of Lynn’s youth advisory council to Lynn’s Communities that Care Coalition. The group is comprised of teens who attend Lynn Public Schools and is led by SCI AmeriCorps Youth Leadership Coordinator, Benine Mudymba. Its mission is to foster civic engagement, build community pride amongst Lynn residents, and to…

Children’s Friend and Family Services Seeks New Mentors

January marks the 14th annual National Mentoring Month, and Children’s Friend and Family Services is participating in this campaign aimed at expanding quality mentoring opportunities to connect more of our community’s young people with caring adults by recruiting new mentors. “There is a powerful mentoring effect demonstrated by research and the experiences of young people…