2013 July

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MACC AmeriCorps*VISTA Spotlight: Monica Freeland

Nearly two years ago, I chose to leave one form of public service to embrace a new service journey, as a Massachusetts Campus Compact AmeriCorps*VISTA.  Not only has being MACC AmeriCorps*VISTA, given me the opportunity to serve within and amongst individuals that also call Western Massachusetts home, but also the chance to be a part [...]

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MACC AmeriCorps*VISTA Spotlight: Sarah Chafe

Choosing to be a MACC AmeriCorps* VISTA is one of the best decisions I have made so far. After I graduated from Lesley University I didn’t think I would be so passionate about community service and I certainly didn’t think that I would be back at Lesley growing that passion. I love my work on [...]

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Where Did the Time Go?

Where did the time go?  I can’t believe it has already been close to a year since I began my adventure as a MACC AmeriCorp*VISTA.   Although time flew by, I am grateful for the partnerships and relationships my role as an Education Partnership Specialist at Wheaton College led  me to build. As I reflect about [...]

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Community Partner Profile: Bunker Hill Community College and the Boys and Girls Club of Middlesex County

In 2010, the Office of Community Engagement at Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) began a partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of Middlesex County (BGCMC) in the hopes of providing BGCMC with student volunteers to serve as tutors and mentors to the club members. BGCMC, which includes four area clubs, Cambridge, Medford, Somerville and [...]