Category Archives: News

Downeast Energy Golf Classic to benefit FCS

Downeast Energy is proud to support two wonderful organizations at their 25th annual Downeast Energy Golf Classic this year on Monday June 4th at the Brunswick Golf Club. Freeport Community Services will be one of this year’s recipients of the … Continue reading

We need your vote!

Your vote matters. Have you voted for your favorite nonprofits? We are in the race to win a portion of the over $100,000 Bangor Savings Bank is giving to some lucky nonprofits. Help us receive a $5,000 grant from The … Continue reading

Successful Freeze Out 2018!

Thank you to everyone who joined in and supported our Freeze Out last Saturday February 17th! It was a big success for FCS and the residents of Freeport and Pownal. We raised $3,500 in cash donations and 1,540 pounds of … Continue reading

Freezin’ for a reason Feb. 17th!

Keeping our Neighbors Warm & Free from Hunger. The FCS “Freeze Out” will be on Saturday, Feb. 17th, from 10am – 6pm. This is our 14th annual day of raising money for the Carol Kaplan Fuel Fund and gathering food … Continue reading

The Fall Newsletter is Here!

The Fall 2017 Newsletter is hot off the presses! The paper edition should hit mailboxes in the middle of November, but if you haven’t received the newsletter in the mail yet, or want to get a jump on it, you … Continue reading

2017 Annual Meeting was a great success!

A wonderful evening of community for the 2017 Annual Meeting The 2017 Annual Meeting was a great success on Monday, October 23rd! Our community turned out to recognize one of our wonderful volunteers, Edrol Sandy, for his time and energy, … Continue reading

White Nights is coming soon!

FCS’ Annual White Nights gala celebration will be held on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Freeport. The location and day is a new focus to generate a larger more diverse attendance. A brainstorming group met … Continue reading

FCS is honored with “6 Who Care” award!

We truly believe that FCS is a great place! FCS was honored on Monday night at the Portland Museum of Art as the “6 Who Care” 2017 Agency of Distinction. The 18th Annual News Center “6 Who Care” recognizes outstanding … Continue reading

FCS is “6 Who Care” Agency of Distinction for 2017

The 6 Who Care is an annual recognition made possible by WCSH6, and United Way of Greater Portland and sponsored by TD Bank and Dead River Company. For 2017, there are six award winners: 5 outstanding volunteers and the Agency … Continue reading

A wonderful 2017 Chowdah Challenge!

THANK YOU everyone for an incredibly successful 24th Annual FCS Chowdah Challenge Saturday, Oct. 7 during the Freeport Fall Festival! We reached our fundraising goal, which will benefit FCS programs. We had a great day! Excellent chowder and awesome homemade … Continue reading