We Welcome Current Members and the Spring

The never-ending winter of 2015 has finally drawn to an end! HOORAY! Join us in celebrating the arrival of spring AND making it 3/4 of the way through the service year. On April 2, we’re throwing our first-ever game night to bring together AmeriCorps members who are currently serving and our Ambassador community. Register nowContinue reading “We Welcome Current Members and the Spring”

Round Robin Is Now FREE

Hey Alums, Thanks to a wonderful donor who is covering the cost of our Professional Development Round Robin, all tickets are now free! Join us this Thursday at City Year Headquarters for a night of networking, engaging with area non-profit leaders, and development opportunities. Bring your resume and we’ll help you brush it up. SeeContinue reading “Round Robin Is Now FREE”

Join Us for a Professional Development Round Robin!

Searching for a job? Want to learn how to brand yourself to employers? Seeking resume guidance? We’ve rounded up a group of experts to help you with all of this, and more! Join us for a Professional Development Round Robin on Thursday, March 12 from 6-8:30 pm at City Year Headquarters. You’ll have the opportunity to engage in small group discussionsContinue reading “Join Us for a Professional Development Round Robin!”

March Alums Spotlight: Marisa Daniel

This March we will be shining the alums spotlight on Marisa Daniel, former City Year corps member and recent Heller graduate. When and where did you serve in AmeriCorps? During my senior year of undergrad (2009-10) I served as a part-time AmeriCorps member in Boston for Friends of the Children.  I was a positive peerContinue reading “March Alums Spotlight: Marisa Daniel”

Presenter Spotlight: Hilary Sullivan

Hilary Sullivan is the Associate Director of Service and Community Partnerships at Northeastern University. She will chair the Interpersonal Relationship Skills Building table at the upcoming Professional Development Round Robin on Thursday, February 27th. RSVP here! In which program did you serve? Where? I served in NCCC -Charleston Campus Class X from 2003-2004 and Literacy*AmeriCorpsContinue reading “Presenter Spotlight: Hilary Sullivan”

Networking Social with AmeriCorps Alums Boston and the Heller School: UPDATE!

*If 1.2 lbs of food = 1 meal. How many meals can the AmeriCorps Alums Boston Chapter donate to the Greater Boston Food Bank?Bring your cans to our Heller School Social this Thursday, December 5th from 6:30-8:30PM. RSVP today. Join us on Thursday, December 5th from 6:30-8:30 at WorkBar for an informative and fun nightContinue reading “Networking Social with AmeriCorps Alums Boston and the Heller School: UPDATE!”

2013 Opening Day Social at Lir

On Friday, Nov. 8 more than 65 AmeriCorps Alums got together to celebrate AmeriCorps Opening Day in MA by gathering for a happy hour at Lir. Our board chairs Moira Mannix and Chris Bentson had the privilege of speaking at the Opening Day ceremony earlier in the day, where more than 1,000 currently serving AmeriCorpsContinue reading “2013 Opening Day Social at Lir”

4th Annual Harpoon Kick-Off!

On Monday, October 21st, more than 50 Alums joined the AmeriCorps Alums Boston Board at our 4th Annual Harpoon Kick Off! This fun social event was a celebration of the year ahead as Alums networked and swapped service stories all while sharing delicious fresh beer from our friends at Harpoon Brewery. Alums met beforehand inContinue reading “4th Annual Harpoon Kick-Off!”

Meet the 2013-2014 AmeriCorps Alums Boston Board!

Megan Baker (City Year San Jose/Silicon Valley ’10 & ’11), 1st year board member, is the Social Media Specialist at the Boston Beer Company where she manages day-to-day activities on social channels for Samuel Adams and Allied Brands to connect with consumers, generate engaging content, and drive positive brand sentiment. Megan is originally from Rochester,Continue reading “Meet the 2013-2014 AmeriCorps Alums Boston Board!”

Celebrating the Year with AmeriCorps Alums Boston Ambassadors

On Wednesday, June 5th, the Alums Board recognized more than 30 AmeriCorps Alums Boston Ambassadors who supported and strengthened the chapter throughout the year. Hosted at Mass Challenge in the Innovation District, the event brought together our most involved alumni during 2012-2013 to celebrate the year, debrief what is working well and discuss new initiativesContinue reading “Celebrating the Year with AmeriCorps Alums Boston Ambassadors”