United Way
of Massachusetts Bay
and Merrimack Valley

AmeriCorps in Lynn


One team, one community, limitless opportunity.

The Lynn AmeriCorps Program places a group of AmeriCorps members in schools and non-profit organizations throughout Lynn, MA. Their mission: to help reduce the school dropout rate among immigrant students through tutoring, mentoring and family support services.

Supported by United Way and additional community partnerships, “The Corps” works to reduce the barriers to academic success among immigrant youth and their families.

Our results

students received services

students showed improved
academic engagement

students showed academic
improvement in a core subject.


For more information on United Way’s Americorps program in Lynn, contact Josh Waxman at jwaxman@supportunitedway.org.