Category Archives: News

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

Accepting nominations for the Carol Kaplan Award

Freeport Community Services is now accepting nominations for the Carol Kaplan Memorial Community Service Award. The award is named after the long-time General Services Director for the Town of Freeport. It is given annually by Freeport Community Services to an … Continue reading

Community Night May 16th

Growing Up and Growing Older in Freeport & Pownal. Register for this important conversation by May 14th at 865-3985 x202 or

FCS Receives Governors Award for Service

On April 23rd were honored to receive the Governor’s Award for Volunteer Service for Outstanding Nonprofit Volunteer Program. This award recognizes a nonprofit organization (501(c)3), municipality, or government program that has made a significant and improvements in the condition of … Continue reading