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2018 Annual Meeting Highlights

The 2018 FCS Annual Meeting was held on Oct. 22nd and was an evening to connect, learn and celebrate. Dr. Heidi Wierman, a specialist in geriatric medicine with MaineHealth discussed Aging & Health: Opportunities and Challenges for our Communities. She … Continue reading

Job opportunity as AmeriCorps VISTA leader

FCS is seeking an outgoing and energetic AmeriCorps VISTA member to help lead our efforts to build a sustainable age friendly initiative that allows seniors to safely age in place-in their homes. Emphasis will be on senior hunger, transportation, home … Continue reading

Wonderful 25th annual Chowdah Challenge!

THANK YOU everyone for an incredibly successful 25th Annual FCS Chowdah Challenge held at the L.L.Bean Home Store on Saturday October 6, 2018 during the Freeport Fall Festival! Perfect weather, great chowder, wonderful FCS volunteers and visitors who supported us. The … Continue reading

2018 Annual Meeting

Please join us for the Freeport Community Services Annual Meeting on October 22, 2018, 6:30-8 pm at the Freeport Community Center. Dr. Heidi Wierman, MD will be our guest speaker at our Annual Meeting on Oct. 22nd. Dr. Wierman is … Continue reading

Accepting Nominations for the 2018 Carol Kaplan Award

Nominate an outstanding individual! FCS is a non-profit organization dedicated to the serving the residents of Freeport and Pownal. Our mission is to enrich lives, connect neighbors and help those in need in Freeport and Pownal. We are committed to … Continue reading

Presentation on Aging and Health

Dr. Heidi Wierman, MD will be our guest speaker at our Annual Meeting on Oct. 22nd.  Dr. Wierman is a specialist in geriatric medicine with MaineHealth.  Her discussion topic will be Aging & Health: Opportunities and Challenges for our Communities. … Continue reading

Free summer lunch program for kids!

Summer vacation means many things to children in the Freeport area- sunshine, freedom, outdoor play and family outings. But for a growing number of kids the end of school also means an end to the school lunch program, which provides … Continue reading

Community Day 2018!

  THANK YOU to everyone for a great day! Our 2nd Annual Community Day was a success and growing!  We served around 130 people during the Third Friday Free Lunch which was at the same time, distributed 53 backpacks with … Continue reading

Join us for the 25th Annual Chowdah Challenge!

Freeport Community Services is teaming up once again with L.L. Bean and Visit Freeport to host our annual Chowdah Challenge at the 20th Annual Freeport Fall Festival. Buy your ticket now, and skip the line! Tickets are $12.00, giving you access … Continue reading

FCS to host Americorps VISTA member

FCS has partnered with Goodwill Industries of Northern New England to become a host site for an AmeriCorps VISTA member. AmeriCorps VISTA is “Volunteers In Service To America” and is a founding program of AmeriCorps.  Every year, Goodwill partners with local … Continue reading