Category Archives: News

2015 White Nights – planning is underway

White Nights is the biggest fundraising event for Freeport Community Services. In 2014, we celebrated 40 years as an organization and raised over $7000 for the fuel assistance fund, $3000 in summer camp scholarship funds from a raffle of a … Continue reading

Thanksgiving Community Dinner 2014

Thanksgiving Community Dinner November 27th, 11-2pm. All are welcome. We provide warm, boxed Thanksgiving meals for those in need containing turkey, stuffing, squash, potatoes and anything else we can provide so that you can enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner at home. … Continue reading

FCS Celebrates 40 Years! (images)

FCS celebrated its 40th birthday on Friday, September 26 at the Freeport Community Center with FCS founding mothers, past directors, trustees, staff and volunteers and special guest State Representative Sara Gideon. A special thank you to the FCS High School … Continue reading

Annual Volunteer Lunch, October 10

Volunteers at FCS help make EVERYTHING happen. In recognition of and appreciation for their volunteer contributions we’ll be having our Annual Volunteer Lunch @ 12pm on Friday, October 10 at the Freeport Community Center.

21st Annual Chowdah Challenge

THANK YOU everyone for an incredibly successful 21st Annual FCS Chowdah Challenge held at the L.L.Bean Home Store on Saturday October 4, 2014 during Freeport USA’s Freeport Fall Festival. We reached our fundraising goal, which will benefit FCS programs, including … Continue reading

FCS to Celebrate 40 Years of Neighbor Helping Neighbor

Come celebrate 40 Years of Freeport Community Services Please join FCS founding mothers, past directors, trustees, staff and volunteers: Friday, September 26, 5-7 p.m. Freeport Community Center Welcome & FCS Today: Tom Bull, Board President Melanie Sachs, Executive Director Special … Continue reading

2014 Chowdah Challenge Planning Begins!

The annual FCS Chowdah Challenge is a hugely important fundraising event for FCS programs and services; it’s also a big event for the FCS Campership program. While children from Freeport and Pownal are off enjoying their summer camp experiences right … Continue reading

Freeport Half Marathon & 5K, Sept. 7

Join in the 2014 Freeport Half Marathon and 5K on September 7th, 2014. 20% of all entry fees will go directly to support the The Freeport, Pownal and Durham Education Foundation and and Freeport Community Services for their support in … Continue reading

Q&A with Susan Dyche, FCS Retail Manager

By Larry Grard July 23, 2014 Tri-Town Weekly FREEPORT – Susan Dyche of Freeport is the new retail manager at the Freeport Community Services Thrift Shop on Depot Street and the Estate Sale Annex on West Street. Dyche, who has … Continue reading

FCS Shows its Spirit!

Thanks to the many FCS friends, Board members, staff and their children for marching with us in the 2014 4th of July parade down Main Street in Freeport! What a grand way to celebrate the day and 40 years of … Continue reading