Not to be confused with Friends of the Freeport Library, Friends of Freeport is an organization of volunteers borne out of the terrible events following Super Storm Sandy. This not-for-profit organization is committed to helping residents reclaim their homes and their lives in the wake of the storm. It is a non-religious, non-political group of big-hearted volunteers. For more information, check out their Face Book page.
The Friends of the Freeport Library are an indispensable group of volunteers. Over the years, they have donated a grand piano, helped renovate the Memorial Room, and raised funds for the purchase of a video projector, a laptop, and the TV kiosk in the lobby. Become a booster of the Library and help continue this decades-old tradition of community support! To do so, fill out a membership form and return to the library along with a check made payable to Friends of the Freeport Memorial Library.
Have you ever thought about becoming a volunteer firefighter? Freeport is home to the largest and busiest volunteer fire department in New York state. There are 8 fire companies, one Fire Police squad and a Dive team. Freeport is also home to one of eight Tactical Rescue Teams on Long Island. You may be wondering what steps you will have to take in order to join the fire department. Consider the following:
For more information about the Freeport Fire Department click here.
Are you a teen or an adult that would like to volunteer at the Freeport Memorial library? Please consider the following:
Volunteer applications can be obtained from the Youth Services department.
*exceptions are made for those seeking volunteer credit to fulfill a confirmation requirement, for junior honor society members or if the school recommends that the child volunteers.
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